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Re: "which" command does not expand "~" in path
Instead, the shell usually substitutes ~ or ~user.
Look at this the output of these commands:
This is probably common knowledge, but I learned last night that sh
never expands ~. Under sh, the two lines above yield the same output,
I can confirm that for cygwin.
The "common knowledge" may be, because the most Linux-systems have sh
linked to bash. Cygwin seems to have a separate "sh" installed.
But is there any command that give's me the home for a given username?
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