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Microsoft's new mission statement: It's all about doing MAGICAL THINGS


> What happens to your control lines if a version of Windows was released that is not compatible with your line of robotic control equipment?

Then there'll probably be a rewrite of the drivers. After the version in use passes out of extended support so you're looking at ten years for that and a far simpler rewrite since there is no paradigm shift from NT kernel to POSIX-ish kernel involved.

Either way it'd be a cost but redevelopment from Windows -> Windows is far cheaper than redevelopment from Windows -> !Windows, as even the most simpleminded of trolls should know.

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