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The excerpts for both are nearly the same, implying the same use:


Questions about users' home folders or the actual /home directory are appropriate.

The home directory is the directory in which all the user's files reside. The Documents folder, Pictures, and settings reside in this directory, under /home/username on the filesystem.

I don't see why we need two tags for the same, please consider making a synonym of and merge the 2 tags

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They are the same, etc etc etc.

Completed. Thank you for your attention to detail, etc etc etc. :)



They mean something completely different.

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