Block special device for example a hard disk Character special device for

Block special device for example a hard disk

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Block special device, for example a hard disk Character special device, for example mouse and keyboard Each device has a major and a minor numbers Identification within the kernel Can not be a separate filesystem
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20 © Copyright 2010 WEA Group /etc Contains system-wide configuration files Some subsystems have multiple files and therefore use a separate directory /etc/x11 contains X Window System Configuration /etc/skel contains default user configuration files /etc/sysconfig contains system configuration Can not be a separate filesystem
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21 /home Home directories of users Can be a separate filesystem © Copyright 2010 WEA Group
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22 /mnt Mount points for other filesystems Can be a separate filesystem Note: SuSE uses /media instead of /mnt for floppy and cdrom mountpoints © Copyright 2010 WEA Group
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