Asked • 06/20/19

Why doesn't "cd" work in a shell script?

I'm trying to write a small script to change the current directory to my project directory: #!/bin/bash cd /home/tree/projects/java I saved this file as proj, added execute permission with `chmod`, and copied it to `/usr/bin`. When I call it by: `proj`, it does nothing. What am I doing wrong?

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Fernando F. answered • 07/03/19

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Fernando F. answered • 06/26/19

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