Reading an old Ted Nelson article in which he proposes a file structure that's just as much of a fucking mess as an actual desktop

@dredmorbius presumably, but the article itself if from the 1960's

@phooky Where'd you get it / what's your source, if you don't mind?

(The topic is of interest to me.)

@dredmorbius My memex is down at the moment so I don't know how I got to it originally, but here's the PDF: williamwolff.org/wp-content/up

@dredmorbius curious what your thoughts on it are; apparently in his autobiography nelson refers to ELF as "quite bad" (via link.springer.com/chapter/10.1 )

@phooky Thanks.

Reason I wanted to look was because I'm not yet sure what my thoughts are.

Though a somewhat complex relational document store is something I've been kicking around.

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