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10 years ago
10 years ago


(Reporter: sgautherie, Assigned: wtc)


(Blocks: 1 bug)

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10 years ago
(Found this while looking at bug 165735.)

Author: larryh@netscape.com
Last Updated Date: December 1, 2004 


Can I simply remove the WIN-16 part?


The WIN-NT port of NSPR takes advantage of some of the features of NT that are not available in WIN-95, such as fibers and asynch I/O.
The implementation is well suited for high performance application, such as a server, but clients may find the WIN-95 version more suited (and adequate) for interactive applications such as are prevalent on today's workstations.

Should Mozilla trunk continue to use the WIN-95 implementation "endlessly",
or could it start to look into switching to the WIN-NT one ?
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