Provisional Filesystem

from ZoneOfFunctionality:

An idea I have been toying around with is to mount a filesystem which interprets files and provides this structured content as sub folders. The simplest case of displaying archives (ZIPs) as their content is often already simulated by file browsers. But my idea is to also:

This way you can use your normal tools (file explorers, CLI, backup, RCS) on this structure This would avoid reimplementing in each application

Alternative to traditional uses of files systems

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