mcd - mtools utility to change or report the DOS working directory
Without arguments, the mcd command reports the current device and working directory. Otherwise, the mcd command changes the current device and current working directory relative to a DOS file system. Unlike the DOS command CD, the mcd command can be used to change to another device.
The environment variable MCWD can be used to locate the file where the device and current working directory information is stored. The default is $HOME/.mcwd. The file is created if it does not exist and a msdosdirectory is specified.
DOS pathnames that contain the '/' or '\' separator are supported. If you use the '\' separator or wildcards, you must enclose file names in quotes to protect them from the shell.
command supports the use of
to move back one directory in the tree, however, multiple relative moves such
are not supported and do not affect your current
position in the directory tree.
At logout time, it is advisable to remove old
The following exit values are returned:
The following environment variables affect the execution of
If set, this variable names the file that contains the name
of the current
working directory as established
command. If this variable is not set, the file
Contains the name of the current
working directory as established by the
this file does not exist, the default
Commands: mdir(1), mtools(1)