Reply to post: Re: If it's not well modularised adding a feature might well touch core code.

Memo to Microsoft: Windows 10 is broken, and the fixes can't wait

Ken Moorhouse Silver badge

Re: If it's not well modularised adding a feature might well touch core code.

The cynic in me suspects that this is done on purpose. So that when the Anti-Trust people come a-knocking on their door they could honestly say "Ooo, no, we can't remove Internet Explorer, everything else depends on it". (IIRC, an example of what I often used to illustrate systemic flaws in MS' design philosophy).

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