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- Filesystem hierarchy standard
storage, standard (FHS) A standard designed to be used by Unix distribution developers, package developers, and system implementors. FHS consists of a set of requirements and guidelines for file and directory placement under UNIX-like operating systems. The guidelines are intended to support interoperability of applications, system administration tools, development tools, and scripts. These systems should […]
[fi-ley, fil-ey; French fee-le] /fɪˈleɪ, ˈfɪl eɪ; French fiˈlɛ/ noun, plural filets [fi-leyz, fil-az; French fee-le] /fɪˈleɪz, ˈfɪl æz; French fiˈlɛ/ (Show IPA), verb (used with object) 1. (defs 1, 10). /ˈfɪlɪt; ˈfɪleɪ; French filɛ/ noun 1. a variant spelling of fillet (sense 1), fillet (sense 2), fillet (sense 3) n. 1841 in cookery, reborrowing […]
[fi-ley min-yon, min-yon; French fee-le mee-nyawn] /fɪˈleɪ mɪnˈyɒn, ˈmɪn yɒn; French fi lɛ miˈnyɔ̃/ noun, plural filets mignons [fi-ley min-yonz, min-yonz; French fee-le mee-nyawn] /fɪˈleɪ mɪnˈyɒnz, ˈmɪn yɒnz; French fi lɛ miˈnyɔ̃/ (Show IPA) 1. a small, tender round of steak cut from the thick end of a beef tenderloin. /ˈfɪleɪ ˈmiːnjɒn/ noun 1. a […]
- File type
file format The kind of data stored in a file. Most modern operating systems use the filename extension to determine the file type though others store this information elsewhere in the file system. The file type is used to choose an appropriate icon to represent the file in a GUI and the correct application with […]