next up previous contents
Next: Putting it together Up: Potential Improvements Previous: Distributed Networking   Contents

User Interface

Most modern operating systems export hooks to add information directly to the filesystem view. Under Unix the
proc filesystem is a good example. Under Windows shell extensions can be used. Exporting the browseable directory of a local system or even a network as a standard directory view structure is a simple way to even further incorporate intelligent data sorting into everyday computing.