Filesystem Hierarchy and Pathname Demo

Shows relative pathnames; click any directory to set the CWS (current working directory).  Hover the mouse on any file or directory to see absolute and relative pathnames.

Shows some files and folders of a typical Linux filesystem


Circles are directories

Rectangles are files

A clicked directory becomes the current working directory, shown with a green circle around it

/ /etc /dev /home /etc/dhcp /home/ub01 /home/ub00 /home/ub02 /home/ub00/sub-dir /etc/passwd /etc/dhcp/dhclient.conf /home/ub00/foo /home/ub00/bar /home/ub02/foo /home/ub00/sub-dir/foo