Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 23rd Aug 2008 15:37 UTC
Editorial Earlier this week, we ran a story on GoboLinux, and the distribution's effort to replace the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard with a more pleasant, human-readable, and logical design. A lot of people liked the idea of modernising/replacing the FHS, but just as many people were against doing so. Valid arguments were presented both ways, but in this article, I would like to focus on a common sentiment that came forward in that discussion: normal users shouldn't see the FHS, and advanced users are smart enough to figure out how the FHS works.
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RE: How about just a simple read?
by devurandom on Mon 25th Aug 2008 13:19 UTC in reply to "How about just a simple read?"
devurandom
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Thanks for your comment. It seems the one most down-to-earth. People who say the FHS is "complex" really do not understand the meaning of "complexity" even remotely.

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