How to get/display full path to file in Linux/Unix

It is just the readlink command with the -f switch and it will display the full path, very handy to save time when you want to copy and paste the location of a file or script etc..

 readlink -f updatehtaccess.sh
/var/lib/updatehtaccess.sh

 


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display, linux, unixit, readlink, etc, updatehtaccess, sh, var, lib,

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