Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 25th Jul 2012 22:18 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes The article I'm about to link to, by Oliver Reichenstein, is pretty terrible, but it's a good way for me to bring up something I've been meaning to talk about. First, the article: "Apple has been working on its file system and with iOS it had almost killed the concept of folders - before reintroducing them with a peculiar restriction: only one level! With Mountain Lion it brings its one folder level logic to OSX. What could be the reason for such a restrictive measure?" So, where does this crusade against directory structures (not file systems, as the article aggravatingly keeps stating) come from?
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But iTunes likes folder structures ...
by WorknMan on Thu 26th Jul 2012 00:17 UTC
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Mostly agree with you in that I prefer having my own directory structures. But the one time I actually like having all of my files dumped into one folder is with mp3s. Ironically, the pisser is that the one app that doesn't allow me to organize files easily this way is iTunes.

Seems like Apple is hellbent on ditching organizing things in folders, except the one time I actually don't want it ;)

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