DIRNAME(1) User Commands DIRNAME(1)
dirname - strip non-directory suffix from file name
Print NAME with its trailing /component removed; if NAME contains no
/’s, output ‘.’ (meaning the current directory).
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by David MacKenzie and Jim Meyering.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright © 2004 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is
NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
The full documentation for dirname is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
If the info and dirname programs are properly installed at your site,
info coreutils dirname
should give you access to the complete manual.
dirname 5.2.1 July 2005 DIRNAME(1)
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