I would like to do something similar to the following:
which someapplciation | cd outputfrompreviouscommand
which provides a directory and I would like to be able to make that output my current working directory without using a programming language i.e.
perl, etc. and to only use the pipe command.
To further give an example:
provides the output
I would like my working directory to be moved to that directory which I can test by using the
pwd command which should have the output that matches of
which executableprovides the output
/path/to/executable, not its directory. So,
cding to the output of