OS - Home environment Variable

About

The special home directory is the user's home directory. It is set in a environment variable

Location

Windows

  • System: C:\Windows\system32\config\systemprofile or C:\Windows\system32
  • Users: C:\Users\${login}
echo %USERPROFILE%
C:\Users\gerard

Linux

  • User: ~/ or $HOME
  • System: /etc/

WSL (Windows Linux)

Wsl Distribution Home Path
Ubuntu 20.04 \\wsl$\Ubuntu-20.04\home\username
Debian \\wsl$\Debian\home\username

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