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whence [options ] commands

Korn shell only. Show whether each command name is a Unix command, a built-in command, a defined shell function, or an alias.



Print all interpretations of commands . ksh93 only.


Skip the search for shell functions. ksh93 only.


Search for the pathname of commands .


Verbose output; same as type .

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