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Surely a better approach is to decide that if an application requires a facility that is not in an older version of the OS then the user needs to install a module that provides it, if none exists then either the app or part or it does not work, rather than making a specific cut off.

That way programs that would easily run of 3.1 will, rather than artificially preventing it.

Saying the app is untestested on earlier OSes is fair. And I certainly don't think programmers of free software should jump through hoops to support old systems, but some things just work, I have tried a couple of supposedly 3.7 and above things on VA5000 and they worked fine

 is a RISC OS Userjess on 31/08/06 9:43PM
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