posix_getcwd

(PHP 3 >= 3.0.13, PHP 4, PHP 5)

posix_getcwd -- Pathname of current directory

Description

string posix_getcwd ( void )

Gets the absolute pathname of the script's current working directory. On error, it sets errno which can be checked using posix_get_last_error()

Examples

Example 1. posix_getcwd() example

This example will return the absolute path of the current working directory of the script.

#!/usr/local/bin/php
<?php
echo 'My current working directory is '.posix_getcwd();
?>

Notes

This function can fail on can fail on

Return Values

Returns a string of the absolute pathname on success. On error, returns FALSE and sets errno which can be checked with posix_get_last_error().