Archive of UserLand's first discussion group, started October 5, 1998.
Re: WINE ~= Carbon?
Author: Bruce Hoult Posted: 4/29/1999; 3:33:01 AM Topic: Linux' wide open spaces Msg #: 5402 (In response to 5399) Prev/Next: 5401 / 5403
But also understand this: Microsoft provided better backward-compatibility during the shift from 16-bit to 32-bit than I've ever seen in personal computers at the time of a major OS change. And they're still providing impressive backward-compatibility as of the Win98 release.
Programs that followed Apple's guidelines in 1984 still run fine on a 400 MHz G3 PowerPC today. Lode Runner, for example.
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- OS upgrades (was: WINE ~= Carbon?), Dino Morelli, 4/29/1999; 6:05:49 AM
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