pwd

Print Working Directory (shell builtin)

Syntax
      pwd [-LP]

Options
      -P  : The pathname printed will not contain symbolic links.
      -L  : The pathname printed can contain symbolic links

The default action is to show the current folder as an absolute path.
All components of the path will be actual folder names - none will be symbolic links.

Some shells provide a builtin pwd command which is similar or identical to this utility.

“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future” ~ John F. Kennedy

Related linux commands:

cd - Change Directory
Equivalent Windows command: CD - Change Directory / describe current folder


Copyright © SS64.com 1999-2018
Some rights reserved