Change Directory - change the current working directory to a specific Folder.
cd [-LP] [directory]
-P : Do not follow symbolic links
-L : Follow symbolic links (default)If directory is not given, the value of the HOME shell variable is used.
If the shell variable CDPATH exists, it is used as a search path.
If directory begins with a slash, CDPATH is not used.
If directory is `-'', this will change to the previous directory location (equivalent to $OLDPWD ).
The return status is zero if the directory is successfully changed, non-zero otherwise.
move to the sybase folder
$ cd /usr/local/sybase
Change to another folder
$ cd /var/log
Quickly get back
$ cd –
move up one folder
$ cd (Back to your home folder)
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