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Opens an explorer.exe file browser window for the current working directory or specified dir (Fixed)

Terminal - Opens an explorer.exe file browser window for the current working directory or specified dir (Fixed)
open(){ if [[ -n "$1" ]];then explorer /e, $(cygpath -mal "$PWD/$1");else explorer /e, $(cygpath -mal "$PWD");fi }
2013-07-31 01:15:14
User: lowjax
Opens an explorer.exe file browser window for the current working directory or specified dir (Fixed)

This alternative either opens the current working directory by just issuing the open function in the commandline. Or you can specify what directory you would like to open.

Example: open /cygdrive/c/Windows

Usage: open [path]

When no option is specified it will open the current working directory


There are 3 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
open() { explorer /e, $(cygpath -wap "${1:-$PWD}"); }
2013-08-08 14:49:15
User: applemcg

use the shell default positional parameter syntax ${X:-default} in lieu of testing.

explorer . &

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~+ and $PWD

are alias of $(pwd) - no need to open a subshell

Comment by jasonm23 112 weeks and 5 days ago
open() { if [[ $1 ]]; then explorer /e, $(cygpath -wap "$1"); else explorer /e, $(cygpath -wap ~+); fi } open() { if [[ $1 ]]; then explorer /e, $(cygpath -wap "$1"); else explorer /e, $(cygpath -wap "$PWD"); fi }
Comment by lowjax 112 weeks and 5 days ago

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