Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: March 2016
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dirname - strip last component from file name
Output each NAME with its last non-slash component and trailing slashes
removed; if NAME contains no /'s, output '.' (meaning the current directory).
- -z, --zero
separate output with NUL rather than newline
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
- dirname /usr/bin/
- dirname dir1/str dir2/str
-> "dir1" followed by "dir2"
- dirname stdio.h
Written by David MacKenzie and Jim Meyering.
Report dirname bugs to email@example.com
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
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Copyright © 2013 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.
The full documentation for
is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the
programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils 'dirname invocation'
should give you access to the complete manual.
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Time: 19:30:52 GMT, January 16, 2018