Originally Posted by wakrein
when i apt-get install visualboyadvance i couldnt seem to locate the working directory. what i want to do is back up my saved game files onto an sd card. Im on an asus eeepc 900a with xandros lite. Any help is much appriciated thanks.
The "working directory" is almost certainly under your home directory. Just list the contents this way:
$ ls -la
This invocation shows dotted directories. Or, in a GUI file explorer, specify "Show hidden files". Same result. Look for a "dotted" directory that sounds like the name of the program. Like this (example):
Or something similar.