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getcwd

Example: getcwd File Manipulation Functions

Returns the name of the current working directory.

char *getcwd( char *path, int numchars);

path The path name.
numchars The maximum number of characters to retrieve.

For getcwd details, refer to your C language documentation.

Return Values

This function returns zero upon success and (-1) for failure.