Meaning of directories in Linux (FSH)

26.06.2013
by Esa Turtianen
tags: Linux Unix FSH

I put a copy of my answer to Quora here.

Unix file system hierarchy is full of historical crap but there are some principles behind that. This is a division that I have found useful:

  • Directories that are absolutely required in the boot (/bin, /lib, /root) vs. files that are ...
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