In this lab you should follow the instructions on the page Files, Filesystems and Block Devices.

  1. Create a filesystem inside of a file and place a single file in it.
  2. Fetch this file from Opus. It contains a filesystem. Loop and mount it and tell me what's in the file.

Fetch file file with the command:


Read the page Finding Things with Find. Use the find command to:

  1. Tell me how many files and directories are on your VM
  2. Tell me how many symbolic links are on your VM
  3. Find any configuration files or executables for SSH

Submit the answers to the questions on Canvas.