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GoboLinux Redefines the Linux Filesystem Hierarchy

Jun 19, 2017, 15:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Wallen)

One complaint some new users have is that the Linux filesystem hierarchy is confusing. After all, why are program executables stored in /usr/bin and what is home? For those who are accustomed to Linux, this all makes some strange form of sense.

However, if you take a moment to step back and really look at it, you might think twice about that assessment. That is exactly why the developers of GoboLinux did what they did; they completely rethought the filesystem hierarchy.

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