In the process of learning to use/program under linux (still
learning...), i wrote a small utility to list the tree structure of a
given directory. I found it quite userful (as a linux newbie) to
visualise the directory structures of the OS and other apps in my
Anybody who thinks it might be useful to them can download it from
The tar contains the source and the makefile. The binary is also
use it like...
./tree [directory name]
to list the tree of files and directories.
./tree [directory name] -d
to list the tree of directories alone.
to show the help file.
Please let me know of any bugs and suggestions!