Fixed location on system disk is where root directory of disk placed - Data Structure

Q.  Where is the root directory of a disk placed?
- Published on 19 Oct 15

a. Anywhere on the disk.
b. At a fixed location on the system disk.
c. At a fixed address in main memory.
d. None of the above.

ANSWER: At a fixed location on the system disk.
 

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  • Nirja Shah   -Posted on 16 Nov 15
    Root directory placed at fixed location in the system disk. The root directory is the directory that contains all other directories and files . It points to other directories. In various Microsoft Windows operating systems, there is no single root directory. Rather, there is a separate root directory for each storage device and partition.

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