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Old 03-16-09, 11:44 PM   #12
DRen72
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Default Re: Microsoft expected to deliver 2 RCs for Windows 7 and more info

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Originally Posted by mailman2 View Post
I just want it to RTM already. Hell they released Vista in much worse shape with the "we can patch after we ship" mentality. Just RTM it and release it, they can touch it up through Windows update. I guess I'm just really ready for Win7 support from people like Even Balance (punkbuster) who wont officially support beta OSes.

Windows 7 in it's current state is much better than Vista and I can run it on my laptop and Netbook. I'm just tired of installing new betas every few weeks and having to use compatibility mode for some things.
While I do agree with your earlier thought on RTM by July / August, I don't see releasing it as it is right now. There are still some things to polish up. However, I assume you were not being literal but I do get what you are saying. Bottom line...release it sooner rather than later.

Seven is definately looking far more refined at this stage than any other beta I have participated in before and that goes back to Windows 95. The Vista beta was the worst by far.
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