The Naming System Venture

@inproceedings{Reiser2001TheNS,
  title={The Naming System Venture},
  author={Hans Reiser},
  year={2001}
}
For too long the file system has been semantically impoverished in comparison with database and keyword systems. It is time to change! The current lack of features makes it much easier to use the latest set theoretic models rather than older models of relational algebra or hypertext. The current file system syntax fits nicely into the newer model. The utility of an operating system is more proportional to the number of connections possible between its components than it is to the number of… CONTINUE READING