function _xterm_cwds() { for pid in $(pidof -- -zsh) $(pidof zsh); do reply+=$(readlink /proc/$pid/cwd) done }; function xcd() { cd $1 }; compctl -K _xterm_cwds xcd

Autocomplete directories (CWDs) of other ZSH processes

It gives a 'xcd' command for changing directory to one of CWDs of other ZSH processes (typically running in a terminal emulator). Useful for single-windowed terminal emulators like XTerm or Rxvt which don't have ability to pass CWD of one shell to another.
Sample Output
$ xcd<TAB>
/home/artur                   /proc
/home/artur/Projects          /usr/src/vim  

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By: aartur
2012-07-12 19:59:46

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you could also use: for pid ($(pgrep -x zsh)) reply+=$(readlink /proc/$pid/cwd)
khayyam · 268 weeks and 6 days ago

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