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DIRNAME(1)			 User Commands			    DIRNAME(1)

NAME
       dirname - strip last component from file	name

SYNOPSIS
       dirname [OPTION]	NAME...

DESCRIPTION
       Output each NAME	with its last non-slash	component and trailing slashes
       removed;	if NAME	contains no /'s, output	'.' (meaning the  current  di-
       rectory).

       -z, --zero
	      end each output line with	NUL, not newline

       --help display this help	and exit

       --version
	      output version information and exit

EXAMPLES
       dirname /usr/bin/
	      -> "/usr"

       dirname dir1/str	dir2/str
	      -> "dir1"	followed by "dir2"

       dirname stdio.h
	      -> "."

AUTHOR
       Written by David	MacKenzie and Jim Meyering.

REPORTING BUGS
       GNU coreutils online help: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
       Report any translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright  (C) 2020 Free	Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+: GNU
       GPL version 3 or	later <https://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
       This is free software: you are free  to	change	and  redistribute  it.
       There is	NO WARRANTY, to	the extent permitted by	law.

SEE ALSO
       basename(1), readlink(1)

       Full documentation <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/dirname>
       or available locally via: info '(coreutils) dirname invocation'

GNU coreutils 8.32		  March	2020			    DIRNAME(1)

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