WHICH(1) BSD General Commands Manual WHICH(1)NAMEwhich — locate a program file including aliases and paths
SYNOPSISwhich [name] ...
Which takes a list of names and looks for the files which would be exe‐
cuted had these names been given as commands. Each argument is expanded
if it is aliased, and searched for along the user's path. Both aliases
and path are taken from the user's .cshrc file.
~/.cshrc source of aliases and path values
A diagnostic is given for names which are aliased to more than a single
word, or if an executable file with the argument name was not found in
Must be executed by a csh(1), or some other shell which knows about
The which command appeared in 3.0BSD.
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