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Old 03-28-2007, 09:43 AM   #1
dweeb
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PWD command


Hi all,

I was wondering if there was a command or a way to use the pwd command to only display the name of the current directory, and not the full path?

Darren.
 
Old 03-28-2007, 09:55 AM   #2
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basename `pwd`
(backticks)

-OR-

pwd |awk -F/ '{print $NF}'
(single quotes)
 
Old 03-28-2007, 10:04 AM   #3
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Thanks jlightner, that's perfect!

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