He is appealing for help from members of the public who own obsolete machines so he can unlock archaic files.
Apparently the delay is due to some of the components being ancient and obsolete (dating back as far as 1999).
The meaning of traditional astrological texts is frequently obscured by the use of archaic or obsolete terms.
So here we stand, out in the pasture in very much the same way as the outdated and obsolete horse.
Indeed, does the love for sequels indicate that the very idea of artistic newness has become old-fashioned, obsolete ?
Two surgeries in the York area have made a huge investment in state-of-the-art machinery which will help to make obsolete the much-feared dentist's drill.
There were widespread concerns that the machines and the equipment they carried were at best old-fashioned and at worst obsolete .
In the other three families the maxillary palps are vestigial or obsolete .
When today's technologies are obsolete , the old-fashioned soldier will remain essential.
Isn't it time to declare all such vessels outmoded, obsolete and a danger to peace?