get directory name of file being executed

David N. Welton davidw at dedasys.com
Thu Feb 27 06:56:10 CET 2003


In Tcl, you do this with 'info script'.

I'm doing this:

/usr/bin/python2 /some/script/in/a/dir/foo.py

I want to get "/some/script/in/a/dir/", not the cwd of where I
launched the script from.

Is that possible?

Thankyou,
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