In what is becoming a rather comical comedy of comedic errors for
Microsoft, the news that XP SP3 is being temporarily delayed is clearly
the punch line to a joke, right? No, it’s yet another delay, due to a
‘compatibility issue’, this time with the Microsoft Dynamics Retail
The other Steve, Steve Ballmer, has suggested that Microsoft might keep
on selling XP if it’s what customers want – but companies such as Dell,
HP and Lenovo plan to keep on selling it anyway – thanks to an escape
clause in Vista’s licensing.