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Yesterday I rooted my android phone. By using Es File Explorer when I see the file listing then I find various folders.

For the sake of curiosity I would like to know that what the proc file system contains.

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It's a virtual file-system from the Linux kernel which contains information about the running processes – Flow Sep 14 '12 at 9:54
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You could have a detailled explanation of what is in the /proc directory in the linux man page

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