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How can I get the full path for a command if it is in the PATH ?

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slok earned 0 total points
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type
echo $PATH

it will show you everything inside
the path.
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by:ozo
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`which command`
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by:andrewyu
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YES, I want to get "which" !

Thank you very much !

Andrew
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by:slok
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personally, I think the marks should go to ozo as well.

his suggestion is definitely better and more useful.
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by:cartoon022100
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"whereis" will also show
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Thank you very much !

Andrew
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