/joh'liks/ n.,adj. 386BSD
Porting Unix to the 386: A Practical Approach
Started open source UNIX.
Appeared in part as a 17 article magazine series in 1991-1992.
Documented the "how, what, why, who, when" of porting BSD to the 386.
Done while BSD was becoming "open source".
Porting Unix to the 386: A Practical Approach - hierarchical filesystems
The Filesystem Metaphor and its Importance in Future Work
Filesystem as metaphor allows us to restructure the way we organize system operation - perhaps other arrangements of the filesystem can achieve more enhanced operation, possibly rethinking how to bring up the system in the future.