The trash in Linux is shown under the path of trash:/// What does :/// mean?
I don't seem to be able to find the explanation of three slashes "///" anywhere online.
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This is a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI), just as
https://stackexchange.com is. A URI begins with the the scheme followed by
:// literally and the authority. Since
trash is the scheme of a virtual directory tree, its authority has a root directory called
/. Here you are, the syntax is:
scheme://authority, so it is
For more information about URIs, see Wikipedia.