Kent Beck about IDEA and Windows

Just found this on the XP list :

> ..
> I think this explains why I encourage extremely conservative
> technology choices. Don't use the latest anything unless you'll die
> without it. Don't use a rapidly changing product unless it is also
> lean (IntelliJ IDEA, for example). Don't ever ever upgrade Windows
> (it's cheaper to buy a new box). With this discipline in place, most
> folks don't seem to have the kind of problems you are envisioning.
>
> Kent Beck

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