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Linux Directory Structure Explained

Sep 27, 2011, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"One of the largest hurdles with learning Linux is always the directory structure. While not complicated it is very different from any Windows based operating system which is where most new Linux learners come from. Here's a quick explanation of the most important directories on a Linux distribution.


/bin - This directory contains most of your non-privileged system commands such as ls, mkdir, rm, etc.

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