How are Files Organized on VAweb?
Understand how IS set up VAweb department directories and files.

If a URL ends with a directory, then your browser displays

  • index.html or index.shtml
  • A list of the files in the directory, following by the contents of a README file, if it exists.

When IS created directories for each department in ~vaweb, they also created the files

  • index.shtml
  • main.html
The browser displays the contents of
when a user browses the URL

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Mountain View, CA 94041-1332
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