Well, limbo is not a good place to be.
I remember right after Carter got elected, I was sitting in my apartment in Albany, CA, on a Saturday listening to people call Carter and ask stupid questions while I designed the screen editor.
I started to write a new editor not too long ago and had it about half done after two days.
Systems are going to get a lot more sophisticated.
The point is that you want to have a system that is responsive.