"Legacy" used to be a word with mostly positive connotations.  This seems to
be planned obsolescence combined with serious fear of Java.   

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Schenck, Don [mailto:Don.Schenck@pfizer.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, January 30, 2001 4:16 AM
> To: 'MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com'
> Subject: RE: New names
> Al --
> I develop software using Visual Basic; my software runs in 
> the "Windows"
> environment.
> You would not believe how FAST things change in this world! 
> Our software
> that runs in Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS), which has 
> been running for
> just over a year, is now legacy stuff! MTS is going away with 
> the advent of
> Microsoft's ".Net" initiative!
> Sheesh! Talk about walking on quicksand!
> -- Don Schenck
>    Schenck Technical Consulting
>    DonS@SchenckTech.com / www.SchenckTech.com 
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