On Tue, Apr 04, 2006 at 09:33:04PM -0400, Jonathan Herriott wrote: > usleep, > > What I am trying to do is execute the command in the calling shell. > So, if I were to execute my program, which changes the directory, it > would do the following: > > > pwd > /usr/home/username/ > > ./myprog .. > > pwd > /usr/home/ > > That's basically what I'm looking for. Being able to modify the > calling shell with a program.
It is not possible to do that. A program can only change its own working directory, not that of other programs. -- <Insert your favourite quote here.> Erik Trulsson [EMAIL PROTECTED] _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"