Internet Resources for Chapter 24

Working With Directories

cd command

http://docs.rinet.ru/UNIXs/ch11.htm
  Search for: "An Improved cd Command"

ls colors

http://aplawrence.com/Bofcusm/345.html

ls source (if you can read C)

http://www.clarkson.edu/projects/cosi/fa2004/johnsocs/cosi/ls.c
  Search for "--color" and "/* --color */" to see how colors are handled

file magic numbers

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File_format#Magic_number

file source (if you can read C)

ftp://ftp.astron.com/pub/file/

Understanding the output of the file command

http://www.network-theory.co.uk/docs/gccintro/gccintro_89.html

Finding the block size

http://www.bellevuelinux.org/get_block_size.html
http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/
  determine-block-size-on-hard-disk-quota.html

Superblock

http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/
  understanding-unixlinux-filesystem-superblock.html

Disk allocation

http://www.kingcomputerservices.com/unix_101/
  compressing_files_in_unix.htm

Wildcards

http://www.tuxfiles.org/linuxhelp/wildcards.html (Bash)

Brace Expansion

http://snap.nlc.dcccd.edu/reference/bash1/features_11.html

Character and block devices

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Device_node

Linux file managers

http://wiki.linuxquestions.org/wiki/File_manager
http://www.linux.com/articles/113952

File Runner file manager

http://www.cd.chalmers.se/~hch/filerunner.html

Gentoo file manager (not the same as the distribution)

http://www.obsession.se/gentoo/

Midnight Commander file manager

http://www.ibiblio.org/mc/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Midnight_Commander

Vifm file manager

http://vifm.sourceforge.net/

Xfe (X File Explorer) file manager

http://roland65.free.fr/xfe/

Doors

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doors_%28computing%29
http://www.rampant.org/doors/linux-doors.pdf



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