How to show hidden files in Ubuntu

ctrl-h

Apparently WordPress will not let me post a thing that short, so here’s the why: the internet is full of fluff, and that’s fine, but oftentimes you just want to find something quick. I was looking for this answer and was instantly annoyed by the first thing I clicked, which took two pages worth of content and graphics to explain what hidden files are, why you may want to see them, etc etc etc. So here it is. ctrl-h.

Published by Martijn van Exel

Geospatial omnivore. OpenStreetMap - Open Data

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