Re: Dropping a.out support

Kai Schulte (
Fri, 2 May 1997 15:38:25 +0200 (MESZ)

On 2 May 1997, Peter Mutsaers wrote:

> Then don't upgrade your Linux system either. Keep it as is for your
> old apps.

What if they also use applications that _have_ gone along with
the development and use new features?

> After a couple of years, for the sake
> of progress and efficiency, the old stuff must become obsolete.

Why remove something that can be configured out cleanly? I don't see
any impact on efficiency...