I've mostly satisfied my curiosity here. I don't know why a Linux computer would want to take you to root when you go to // but call it // instead of just / ...some kind of backwards compatibility I guess?
Originally Posted by AlucardZero
hurricane is the name of your Windows computer. On real Unixes, cd // should just take you to /.
hurricane is actually not the network name of my windows computer, but I have a vague memory of putting that in somewhere. It doesn't really matter, I was just curious.
I looked in etc profile briefly, but didn't find any lines relating to this. Again, it doesn't really matter I was just curious.