cd — Change working directory
Change the current working directory to dirName
, or to the home directory (as specified in the HOME environment variable) if dirName
is not given. Returns an empty string. Note that the current working directory is a per-process resource; the cd
command changes the working directory for all interpreters and (in a threaded environment) all threads.
Change to the home directory of the user fred
Change to the directory lib that is a sibling directory of the current one:
See also filename
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