Solved Since Windows 11 is 64-bit only, it's making my life so much easier


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I have a huge document written mainly for myself to make unattended installation and Windows image management easy. Documenting everything very clearly allowed me to follow easy step-by-step procedures to automate all these tasks in a program that I wrote.

I set about creating a new Windows 11 version of this document. Because Windows 11 is 64-bit only I was able to remove all the stuff related to the handling of dual architecture images. That knocked my documentation down from 78 pages to 68 pages - 10 pages saved just by eliminating the dual architecture image information.

Now I'm tempted to make a Win 11 only version of my program. It's over 11,000 lines of code right now, so I'd be curious to see how much I could shave off by adapting it to Win 11 only.
 

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You will save 1410 lines of code. :)

68/78 = x/11,000 ...which equals... 9,590 lines of code.



I know it won't work out like that exactly... but I'd guess it will be close.
 
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I have a huge document written mainly for myself to make unattended installation and Windows image management easy. Documenting everything very clearly allowed me to follow easy step-by-step procedures to automate all these tasks in a program that I wrote.

I set about creating a new Windows 11 version of this document. Because Windows 11 is 64-bit only I was able to remove all the stuff related to the handling of dual architecture images. That knocked my documentation down from 78 pages to 68 pages - 10 pages saved just by eliminating the dual architecture image information.

Now I'm tempted to make a Win 11 only version of my program. It's over 11,000 lines of code right now, so I'd be curious to see how much I could shave off by adapting it to Win 11 only.
Do it - at least you'll be ready with any minor changes that need to be taken into account when it is finally released.
 

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