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Windows, right? It helps if you clarify when writing these questions :)

Possibly abs_path can help?

use strict; use warnings; use Cwd qw(abs_path); chdir("C:\WINDOWS\PROGRAM FILES"); # <- or whatever it is in windows. my $thisdir = abs_path('.'); print "This dir is $this_dir\n";

Untested (I'm in Linux), but that would be my first stab at this.

In reply to Re: Working directory oddity by cLive ;-)
in thread Working directory oddity by teslafreak

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