master boot record

Andrew Jarrett jarrett.andrew at
Wed Feb 13 03:04:40 UTC 2008

On Feb 12, 2008 4:58 PM, J. Michael Morse <mmorse757 at> wrote:
> Don't let the file extension mislead you.  I don't think Linux really
> uses file extensions.  The file ends in .lst and not .txt but it is
> still a text file.

That's correct, file extensions are pretty much trivial and really are
only there to help the user in figuring out what a file does.  And if
that doesn't blow your mind, how about this:
In Linux, everything is a file... even folders are files.


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