[sword-devel] SwordReader .....
sonwon.1 at gmail.com
Wed Dec 23 09:43:21 MST 2009
I'll be moving from WM to Android next year when my contract expires om my
I see WM dieing. Microsoft has not properly maintained the platform and
they have hidden calls in their DLLs which programmers are not allowed to
use, unless you are a MS programmer. Really upset me when I discovered that
they do this. I use to support Windows and Microsoft but this, the constant
virus problems, and the Sony audio CD root kit mess was the last straw for
I would also like to see Linux receive the same type of support but big
business clings to Windows.
On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 11:09 AM, Barry Drake <bdrake at crosswire.org> wrote:
> jonathon wrote:
>> Do I understand this correctly:
>> * There will be ongoing support for Sword Reader;
>> * The only ongoing development will be bug fixes;
> That is how I see the situation unless someone else climbs aboard. Your
> observation about other software and Windows Mobile does suggest that the WM
> platform is becoming superseded. Wouldn't it be nice if the same kind of
> natural obsolescence were to begin to happen to another Microsoft product,
> which already is outclassed by far superior competitive products. When will
> ordinary folk begin to realise the wonder of Linux, and when will
> manufacturers of peripherals support it properly?
> -- From Barry Drake (The Revd) Health and Healing advisor to the East
> Midlands Synod of the United Reformed Church. See
> http://www.urc5.org.uk/index for information about the synod, and
> http://www.urc5.org.uk/?q=node/703 for the Synod Healing pages.
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