Get full directory path of a script regardless of where it is run from

BASEDIR=$(dirname $(readlink -f $0))
Also resolves symlinks, showing the full path of the link target

By: mackaz
2011-12-01 09:10:21

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What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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