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REALPATH

Section: User Commands (1)

Updated: March 2015

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NAME

realpath - print the resolved path

SYNOPSIS

realpath [OPTION]... FILE...

DESCRIPTION

Print the resolved absolute file name; all but the last component must exist

-e, --canonicalize-existing
all components of the path must exist:
-m, --canonicalize-missing
no components of the path need exist:
-L, --logical
resolve '..' components before symlinks:
-P, --physical
resolve symlinks as encountered (default):
-q, --quiet
suppress most error messages:
--relative-to=FILE
print the resolved path relative to FILE:
--relative-base=FILE
print absolute paths unless paths below FILE:
-s, --strip, --no-symlinks
don't expand symlinks:
-z, --zero
end each output line with NUL, not newline:
--help
display this help and exit:
--version
output version information and exit:

AUTHOR

Written by Padraig Brady.

REPORTING BUGS

GNU coreutils online help: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>

Report realpath translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2014 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.

SEE ALSO

readlink?(1), readlink?(2), realpath?(3)

Full documentation at: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/realpath>

or available locally via: info '(coreutils) realpath invocation'


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