read through http://www.med.nyu.edu/rcr/rcr/course/unix4.htmlhttp://httpd.apache.org/docs/1.3/howto/ssi.html
/var/www/hackthissite.org/html/missions/basic/9/ is the location that the file is stored in.
we executed the "list" command on a directory ABOVE basic 8 in that challenge, so we were somewhere at:
then we went here,
our password file we are looking for is in this directory:
this is the parent directory to the directory we are in. in other words, /basic/9/ is one directory above our current directory
we do not need to transverse directories, however. in fact, we just need to see what is inside this directory.
so, just like we used the "list" command and the "change directory" command and combined them, we need to use the "list" command and specify a path to list.