Re: Backward compatibility ???? In *all* platforms.
> could still run 30 year old code on their latest boxen.
> Certainly up to XP, MS made a similar boast with Windows.
Windows 95 could not run Windows 2 programs. At the time I had to run Windows 3.11 on a multiuser system to keep running a useful propriety program.
That was only 5 years from end of Windows 2 to 95.