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Linoob’s Guide to Ubuntu Filesystem Structure

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http://www.linoob.com – At first, the Linux filesystem seems confusing for linoobs. But don’t worry, here is a quick guide to understand Linux (Ubuntu) Filesystem. The Linux Filesystem is very organized and easy to understand. The first thing you should know when working with linux, is that everything is treated as either a file or directory. Even hardware is considered a file by linux and all your hardware devices are located in the /dev directory. Another thing that confuses windows users, is the fact that linux doesn’t use drive letters to distinguish between different partitions and devices. The ‘ro (General)