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Re: Ideas



Anssi Porttikivi wrote: 
> (I just can't stop!) One detail level idea for Inferno: why present all
> kinds of parseable data as files, as strings of symbols? Why not present
> them as hierarchical Inferno file systems? Take a HTML page: it could be
> presented as a hierarchy of text files according to its heading structure.
Absolutely YES. It's just a different way to think about the
Web. Conceptually the Web viewed from an Inferno browser is
a namespace with time history (back and forth buttons). A browser
"mounts" a Web site subdirectory structure in its namespace
and forgets if after a while... 

Olivier