,rhm wrote

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Anyway, I see where you're coming from - people could just stick to one generation of MS tools. I mean there are still MFC developers, VB6 developers even. But then why stick with Microsoft stuff at all if you're going to get off the treadmill that way?

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How's that getting off the treadmill? That's simply staying on the old treadmill and not buying a new one.