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Old 01-28-2011, 04:55 AM   #1
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Question What ${HOME} means?


Hi Every body,

Does it mean "/home/" or it means "/home/user/"?

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"echo ${HOME}"
 
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It is usually set to be the home directory of the user you're logged in as, for example /home/username or (on Mac) /Users/username.

Code:
echo $HOME
Curly braces don't change that.
 
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