Can anyone explain me what is going inside the
/sys directory on a Linux system? I Googled it and got some results, but I need a clear mind on this. Is there anyone ready to give me a short (and sweet) crystal about /sys
In essence /sys allows you to get information about the system and its components (mostly attached and installed hardware) in a structured way.
See also the Wikipedia Article on sysfs. The following statement makes it pretty clear:
Can't beat Wikipedia's simplicity:
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