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Linux in a Nutshell, Fourth Edition by Aaron Weber, Stephen Figgins, Ellen Siever

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Name

cd

Synopsis

                  cd [options] [dir]

With no arguments, change to user’s home directory. Otherwise, change working directory to dir. If dir is a relative pathname but is not in the current directory, search the CDPATH variable.

Options

-L

Force symbolic links to be followed.

-P

Don’t follow symbolic links, but use the physical directory structure.

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