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James Clark jamesc@b...
Tue Apr 26 12:02:08 NZST 2005


On Tue, Apr 26, 2005 at 11:51:50AM +1200, Bnonn wrote:
> A random question. Does /etc stand for Et Cetera? I can't really see why 
> it would, but then I can't think of anything else it would stand for. Et 
> Cetera means literally "and so forth", so I'd expect a folder called 
> /etc to contain miscellaneous files rather than configuration data.
> 
> Anyone know?

http://www.linux-tutorial.info/modules.php?name=Tutorial&pageid=9

Might have some info.

Cheers,
James




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