current directory


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current directory

The disk directory (folder) the system is presently working in. Unless otherwise specified, commands that deal with disk files refer to the current directory and current drive. Also known as the "working directory."
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If you ever get confused or forget where you are, you can use the "pwd" command ("pwd" is an acronym for "print working directory") to print or display the current directory:
The site includes information about the KCMA Certification Program, the current Directory of Certified Manufacturers, a membership list including addresses and phone numbers, and information about the KCMA -- its structure and staff, benefits of membership, meeting information and current projects.
Custom selections and output options are available for all of National Register Publishing's current Directory of Corporate Affiliations titles.
This one, "W PUSHD \WP51 [caret] IFF /%1==/THEN [caret] WP [caret] ELSE [caret] KEYSTACK 0 @63 "=" "%1" 32 32 "N" "%2" @65 "1" [caret] WP [caret] POPD [caret] ENDIFF", creates a command called "W." It changes directories to WP51, again saving the current directory. Then it looks to see whether I have entered a file name or directory after the "W." If not, it starts WordPerfect.
The NHLA also created a time capsule and included copies of its publications, a current directory, souvenirs from the association's 1998 convention, technical reports on forest health and other industry data.
Company Intelligence combines current directory information with the latest company news in a single record.
If none of these exist in the current directory, DOS looks in the PATH you have established, if it exists.
Simply typing DIR will produce a fist of the files in the current directory. By using wildcards, you can find a specific file or group of similar files.
The command syntax is PROMP'r $P$G, where $P stands for the current directory and $G is the greaterthan sign.