[Bitcoin-development] Warning message when running wallet in Windows XP (or drop support?)
kevinsisco61784 at gmail.com
Wed Apr 16 16:27:29 UTC 2014
On 4/16/2014 11:28 AM, Wladimir wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 5:20 PM, Pieter Wuille
> <pieter.wuille at gmail.com <mailto:pieter.wuille at gmail.com>> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 5:12 PM, Kevin <kevinsisco61784 at gmail.com
> <mailto:kevinsisco61784 at gmail.com>> wrote:
> > I think we should get to the bottom of this. Should we assume
> that xp is
> > not secure enough?
> It will quickly grow extremely insecure.
> People will be actively analyzing patches to post-XP versions to find
> security problems that are patched there, to see if they can be
> exploited on XP.
Should we then add an alert message to wallet installers such as, "Such
and such will not run on windows xp?"
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