Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1


    Member Since
    Jun 28, 2012
    Location
    Utah, USA
    Posts
    16
    Specs:
    2011 Mini 2.5 i5, 2009 13" MBP 2.26 C2D
    Copy back a directory
    how do you copy a file from a forward directory, back?


    eg.

    [user]$ pwd
    /usr/bin
    [user]$ cp /usr/bin/pictures/mypicture.jpg /


    thank you!
    --eCarter

  2. #2

    Raz0rEdge's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 17, 2009
    Location
    MA
    Posts
    8,554
    Specs:
    27" i7 iMac, 24" iMac, 13" Macbook Air, iPhone 6S, iPod Nano 7th GeniPad 3
    Code:
    cp <file> ../
    This will copy the file up one directory if you have permissions..
    --
    Regards
    ...Ashwin



    Be sure to read the Community Guidelines | The more information you provide, the better answers you get, remember GIGO.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. How do I get my copy paste back?
    By KTfreak4jesus in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 09-20-2012, 03:47 PM
  2. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-02-2011, 08:39 AM
  3. Time Machine won't copy back across...
    By jackie.werner in forum OS X - Apps and Games
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 08-30-2010, 05:58 PM
  4. Back up copy of tiger on a cd-rom
    By Jucawho in forum OS X - Operating System
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-25-2005, 07:04 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •