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SubjectRe: Implementing Meta File information in Linux
In message <199809022047.QAA20897@dcl.MIT.EDU>, "Theodore Y. Ts'o" writes:
| If users are forced to run a conversion program before they can take a
| Word file saved on an NTFS 5.0 filesystem and copy it to a floppy disk
| with FAT filesystem, they will *not* be happy.

Has that *ever* stopped Microsoft from breaking backward compatibility to
force users to upgrade to the latest and greatest? (And forced migration
from Win95/98 to NT, especially for businesses, may well be part of the

brandon s. allbery [os/2][linux][solaris][japh]
system administrator [WAY too many hats]
electrical and computer engineering KF8NH
carnegie mellon university

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