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Re: When specifying path to file - confused about ./ and ~/




On Mon, Mar 27, 2017 at 08:38:08AM -0400, The Wanderer wrote:
> On 2017-03-27 at 07:14, Richard Owlett wrote:
> 
> > Please avoid trying to briefly explain.
> > Please refer me to a good web page.
> > I *KNOW* I'm missing something fundamental.
> > A web page will either have links to whatever my underlying problem is.
> > Or it will inherently use keywords for which I can search.
> > Thank you.
> 
> Can you explain what your question is?
> 
> . and ~ are sufficiently distinct that I'm not sure what the nature of
> your confusion could be, so I'm not sure what to potentially link you
> to.
> 
> -- 
I was thinking the same. Essentially posted "I have a basic 
misunderstanding. For God's sake don't help me! Instead I want to use 
this list as a human search engine"

Takes all sorts I suppose...

Mark