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on Feb 11, 2000 at 00:06 UTC( #3333=superdoc: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??
++ for a great post.
Without their invention, file systems that allowed useful designation of, and selection by, meta-data would do away with much of the nonsense that hierarchical directory structures cause.
I think what you're asking for here is a database. BeOS actually does what you ask for; a pity that OS died at such a young age. Let's hope the open source thrust that is attempting to breath new life into it will succeed.

Makeshifts last the longest.


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