What is my current working directory?

Your current working directory is the folder you are currently inside. Each time you enter a terminal command, you are working inside a directory.

TL;DR

pwd


The pwd command stands for print working directory.

How to use the pwd command

To find the absolute path of your current working directory, type pwd in your terminal:

pwd


Tags

  • terminal
  • mac os
  • pwd

Published: December 6, 2021