relative pathname

Definition

Electronics

  • A pathname stated in terms of the current directory. For instance, C:DocumentsReminderstoday.xyz or C:DocumentsReminderstomorrow.xyz would be full pathnames, but when working between documents within the Reminders folder, the C:DocumentsReminders portion would be implied, so only today.xyz and tomorrow.xyz, or just today and tomorrow could be used. Also called relative path.
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