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?
Permalink for comment 528743
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[7]: Oliver has lost it.
by tidux on Sun 29th Jul 2012 01:20 UTC in reply to "RE[6]: Oliver has lost it."
Member since:

/etc stands for Editable Text Configurations or "Et Cetera," because it's not a binary, a bootloader, a library, /var-iable size data, or anything else the top level directories contain.

Reply Parent Score: 2