Originally Published: Friday, 26 May 2000 Author: Joseph Kordish
Published to: news_learn_firststep/Firststep News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Canada Computes: Get to the root of Linux's filesystem

One of the first things newcomers to Linux will notice is the file system. It can be very daunting to see all the directories and wonder what they all mean. Today I'm going to give you a guided tour of the directory structure.