The binary object modules that make up the Solaris kernel exist in a well-defined directory name space in the root and usr file systems. The system directory names are described in Table 4-1.
|root (/)||Beginning of the system directory name space|
|/kernel||Subdirectory tree with platform-independent loadable kernel modules|
|/platform||Subdirectory tree with platform-dependent loadable kernel modules|
|The following directories are not subdirectories under root (/). Rather, they are directory names that hold specific types of kernel objects and exist as subdirectories under several top-level directories, such as /kernel, /platform/<arch>) and /usr/kernel. Refer to ...|