cd-tkdesk - change directory of TkDesk’s current file browser or list
cd-tkdesk [ directory ]
If invoked with no argument, cd-tkdesk returns the path of the
directory currently displayed in TkDesk’s active window. The active
window is the file browser or list window that the mouse pointer was
If directory is given to cd-tkdesk, it will change the directory of
TkDesk’s currently active window to its value.
Cd-tkdesk communicates with TkDesk through a TCP/IP server that needs
to be started from within TkDesk using the menu entry "TkDesk Server"
from TkDesk’s "Options" menu.
The directory the currently active window of TkDesk should
Usually in "/usr/local/bin", this program is used to perform the
actual communication with TkDesk.
tkdesk(1), ed-tkdesk(1), od-tkdesk(1)
Christian Bolik (Christian.Bolik@mainz.netsurf.de)