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Old 07-30-2014, 12:11 PM   #1
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shell-init: error retrieving current directory: getcwd


I have a customized command set-active-host in /usr/local/bin dir .
Below is the scenario:-
on terminal1
mkdir /tmp/junk
on terminal2
cd /tmp/junk

on terminal 1

rm -rf /tmp/junk

on terminal 2 i executed the command set-active-host
i get below errors:-
shell-init: error retrieving current directory: getcwd: cannot access parent directories: No such file or directory Running set-active-host as user root. Please help.

note: other commands like ps and ls are running fine.
 
Old 07-30-2014, 01:03 PM   #2
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don't cd /tmp/junk in terminal 2 and the rm should work in terminal 1.

Edit: you can't "rm" some directory if you're in it.
 
  


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