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Learn how to find a directory which has a known name but unknown location!

The program find is the utility you need, and it allows you to recursively search for the file or directory that you want. Simply run this command:

find / -type d -name '<name_to_search>'

Where <name_to_search> is the name of the file or folder that you want to find. For more information about the find command, use man:

man find