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changing the working directory

Alright guys, I am really new to C++, and I wanted to, as my first project, create a command prompt, that pretty much just looks and works like a normal command prompt, except that it has more commands (can't think of any good ones yet). The only problem is that the cd command doesn't work... EDIT: Sorry, I didn't realize i wasn't supposed to post full code.

anyway, It doesn't change the working directory. Like, my code is in C:\Devcpp, so that is the working directory, I go and type CD .. and then type just CD, and it still says the working directory is C:\devcpp
Oct 18 '07 #1
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weaknessforcats
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Be sure to use \\ instead of \ in your paths.
Oct 18 '07 #2

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