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Unformatted text preview: path may be absolute or relative. An absolute path name begins at the root and specifies each step down the tree until it reaches the desired file or directory. A relative path name begins from the current working directory. Lets look at examples of each type of path. The following are absolute path names based on the directory tree shown in Figure 11.4: 10hx! x,F D#z C) .""DOz2D 2!xTizdz 10C> 8!ORFz 9 #z99zx ,II#DO,9D! S,LzOiT!O 102D T! )> 9zFURDOLDFz They each begin at the root and proceed down the directory structure. Each subdirectory is separated by the backslash ( ). Note that a path can...
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