Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: April 2010
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pwd - print name of current/working directory
Print the full filename of the current working directory.
- -L, --logical
use PWD from environment, even if it contains symlinks
- -P, --physical
avoid all symlinks
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
NOTE: your shell may have its own version of pwd, which usually supersedes
the version described here. Please refer to your shell's documentation
for details about the options it supports.
Written by Jim Meyering.
Report pwd bugs to firstname.lastname@example.org
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report pwd translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>
Copyright © 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for
is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the
programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils 'pwd invocation'
should give you access to the complete manual.
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This document was created by
using the manual pages.