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manual:chapter4:dirs [2017/05/21 20:25]
smartin [Special Variable Commands]
manual:chapter4:dirs [2017/06/04 04:07]
pier4r [Directories]
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 As an example, this creates the subdirectory TEST from the current working directory: ​ ''​ '​TEST'​ CRDIR''​ As an example, this creates the subdirectory TEST from the current working directory: ​ ''​ '​TEST'​ CRDIR''​
  
-The directory name is enclosed in single quotes (as opposed to strings that use double-quotes as delimiters). ​ Now the TEST subdirectory shows up as an object in the soft menus. ​ Selecting it enters that directory, and the current directory path is displayed in the status area.  To move back up to the parent directory, use the command ''​UPDIR''​. ​ Anywhere in the directory tree executing ''​HOME''​ will return the user to the root or HOME directory. ​ To delete a directory, use the command ''​PGDIR''​. ​ **Note that this command will delete the directory and all subdirectories,​ so use it carefully, especially if there are variables stored in the directory as currently there is no confirmation for purging non-empty directories.**+The directory name is enclosed in single quotes (as opposed to strings that use double-quotes as delimiters). ​ Now the TEST subdirectory shows up as an object in the soft menus. ​ Selecting it enters that directory, and the current directory path is displayed in the status area.  To move back up to the parent directory, use the command ''​UPDIR''​. ​ Anywhere in the directory tree executing ''​HOME''​ will return the user to the root or HOME directory.  ​ 
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 +To delete a directory, use the command ''​PGDIR''​. ​ **Note that this command will delete the directory and all subdirectories,​ so use it carefully**, especially if there are variables stored in the directory as currently there is no confirmation for purging non-empty directories.
  
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