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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RE: Not that difficult
by sorpigal on Fri 5th Nov 2010 16:33 UTC in reply to "Not that difficult"
sorpigal
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Tags as directory hierarchies is a good visualization and organization method, but hiding this from apps only kind of works. Ultimately apps need to know what tags are.

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