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Ramble Around the UNIX File System
on Wed 27th Jun 2007 18:45 UTC, submitted by
"Many directories in the UNIX file system serve a special purpose, and certain directories are named per long-standing convention. In this instalment of the 'Speaking UNIX' series, discover
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