Well, they do have a choice... and SOME of them WILL come around to OS X and/or Linux. (Probably even more will learn Apple's dev tools thanks to iPhone.) Still others will migrate to platform-agnostic web apps. (And some day they won't have any choice but to LEAVE Windows. Whether it's in 5 years or 50, nothing lasts forever. Not Windows, not Macs.)<br><br>Also, new developers are always springing up, and older ones are shutting down or being bought out. It's a changing group. So a shift away from Windows doesn't only mean developers changing what they do: it can include Windows-only devs closing down, while newly-formed companies develop for more than Windows.<br><br>BTW here's an article from BEFORE Vista's release, about the number of WIndows developers dropping 12% in a year, with Linux taking a lot of development:<br><br>http://www.macworld.co.uk/news/index.cfm?RSS&NewsID=18448<br><br>nagr[color:red]o</font color=red>mme<br><br>I require stroyent!<br>TeamMacOSX.com | MacClan.net

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