From: Rod-Lists 
Why would you access gopher as a file system in userspace?
as oppose just using a gopher client in term?

=============================================================== From: Dan Lyke ------------------------------------------------------ On Wed, 10 Apr 2013 21:21:17 -0400 (EDT) Rod-Lists wrote: You have an application that wants to read Gopher? Lots of reasons to use a filesystem API for things like that. Dan