While this is good news, it shows how hard it is to keep up with Microsoft and their ever changing Windows platform. It seems many other API's and frameworks have to constantly change in order to support the new Windows features. In general this is normal, but things like WPF is a much larger change.
The SWT team has been doing some great work getting SWT ready for Vista. They're building a whole new implementation of SWT on Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF).
Waynes posting here.