Important Directories

a) /bin This contains files that are essential for correct
Operation of the system. These are available for
use by all users.


b)/mnt Provides a location for mounting devices, such as
remote file systems and removable media


c)/home This is where user home directories are stored.


d)/var This directory is used to store files which change
frequently, and must be available to be written to.


e)/etc various system configuration files are stored here.


f)/dev This contains various devices as files, e.g. hard
disk, CDROM,drive, etc.


g)/root This is the root (administrator) user's home
directory


h)/sbin Binaries which are only expected to be used by
the super user.


i)/tmp Temporary files.


j)/boot Has the bootable Linux kernel and boot
loaderconfiguration files(GRUB)


k)/usr Contains user documentation,games,graphical
files,libraries(lib),etc..

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