Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 4th Nov 2010 22:40 UTC, submitted by rhyder
Linux "For a fairly scruffy looking guy, I have a surprisingly healthy approach to organising my files. However, I'm constantly pushing up against the limitations of a system that is based around directories. I'm convinced that Linux needs to make greater use of tagging, but I'm also beginning to wonder if desktop Linux could abandon the hierarchical directory structure entirely."
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That would be terrible...
by Liquidator on Fri 5th Nov 2010 04:25 UTC
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Look at tagging in email. It's horrible, I have a great number of tags at the same level, and I'm never able to find my archived messages. I definitely don't want that for my file system!

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