Linux Directory Structure and Important Files Paths Explained

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46 Responses

  1. peter says:

    Can anyone share a higher quality picture of Linux Directory Structure above?

  2. Lee says:

    Thanks for this little lesson.
    Great stuff.

  3. Taiwo says:

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  4. Bhabani says:

    The Post is really amazing and very helpful, however need some guidance on understanding the difference in between /var/log/lastlog and /var/log/dmesg
    Thank you.

    • Ravi Saive says:

      @Bhabani,

      The /var/log/lastlog file is used to keep succesful login information to the host, whereas /var/log/dmesg stores all Kernel ring buffers and system changes in real time.

  5. Satish says:

    Dear sir
    Thanks for such valuable information
    Satish Borkar

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