with-directory ( path quot -- )
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Inputs and outputs
patha pathname string
quota quotation

Word description
Calls the quotation in a new dynamic scope with the current-directory variable rebound.

If path is relative, it is first resolved relative to the current directory. If path is absolute, it becomes the new current directory.

See also
cd, cwd, current-directory, set-current-directory