One thing I love about my industry (CAD/PLM) is the number of passionate users is very high. I would say almost to Apple levels of passion. More than anything else, that’s why I see in posts like this from Matt.
Matt Writes » Blog Archive » Is there a crisis in the SolidWorks community?
It’s a tough thing to see the product you depend on and have invested in learning go in a direction you don’t agree with. I especially feel for the development partners – having to re-architect because your platform vendor made a major change can be a tremendous investment. Maybe a good time for all to look to alternatives or do what most seem to be – sticking with the old version.