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A listing of file types you may come accross while using linux aswell as other operating systems:

NOTE: Unlike Windows, Linux files are not required to have any extension, nor any specific length. These extensions are maintained for reference and compatability with other operating systems.

Compressed and Archived Files

File Formats

System Files

Programming and Scripting Files

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