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by MadWolf
Wed Oct 09, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Wayland gives ReactOS new life?
Replies: 9
Views: 10273

Re: Wayland gives ReactOS new life?

Thanatophobia wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:54 pm
Sorry if this thread is a bit old, but isn't Wayland supposed to be a replacement for the X windowing system?
yes but the last time I looked into Wayland I do not think it is ready to replace X windowing system yet
by MadWolf
Mon Oct 07, 2019 4:09 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: What would happen to the ReactOS project if Microsoft decided to make Windows open source, and will it ever happen?
Replies: 13
Views: 399

Re: What would happen to the ReactOS project if Microsoft decided to make Windows open source, and will it ever happen?

erkinalp wrote:
Fri Oct 04, 2019 6:45 pm
Dupe: viewtopic.php?p=133865
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if I remember correctly UWP needs win32 so thay can not remove it
by MadWolf
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: What would happen to the ReactOS project if Microsoft decided to make Windows open source, and will it ever happen?
Replies: 13
Views: 399

Re: What would happen to the ReactOS project if Microsoft decided to make Windows open source, and will it ever happen?

So, we know now that Microsoft is starting to "embrace" the FLOSS philosophy and has open sourced a lot of their software, such as PowerShell, parts of the .NET framework, among other things that are not "core" to the Windows operating system. releasing PowerShell as open-source is a logical progre...
by MadWolf
Mon Sep 09, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: ReactOS built in C# (crazy idea)
Replies: 35
Views: 21114

Re: ReactOS built in C# (crazy idea)

hi, are there any parts of ReactOS that can be written in c#?
by MadWolf
Thu Jul 25, 2019 2:15 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: TheRegister: "ReactOS ‘a ripoff of the Windows Research Kernel’ claims Microsoft kernel engineer"
Replies: 29
Views: 3123

Re: TheRegister: "ReactOS ‘a ripoff of the Windows Research Kernel’ claims Microsoft kernel engineer"

if the Windows kernel engineer gave more information on the macro names or other areas of the code of concern that may be from none clean sources then you can look at the commit logs to find where that code came from and what developer committed the code
by MadWolf
Tue Jul 16, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: [BREAKING] CERN’s Microsoft Alternative project
Replies: 16
Views: 1924

Re: [BREAKING] CERN’s Microsoft Alternative project

that depends on the software they are using is the software cross-platform and does the software have a windows build and what is the time scale for the migration edit are they going for a top-down migration replacing the application software (word excel others) then the operating system or a Bottom...
by MadWolf
Mon May 27, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to restore system after installing problematic driver
Replies: 3
Views: 541

Re: How to restore system after installing problematic driver

hi
I do not test real hardware but what about using something like Clonezilla then you can setup Reactos the way you want then Make a backup image and then you can restore that image when you need too
by MadWolf
Sun Apr 14, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: search an howto go back to windows95
Replies: 7
Views: 6144

Re: search an howto go back to windows95

hi The last time I installed windows 98se in a virtual machine if I remember correctly I got better results installing windows 98se in a VMware player VM the problem I was having with VirtualBox is if I remember correctly was getting the video driver working And another german: https://www.giga.de/d...
by MadWolf
Tue Mar 19, 2019 1:26 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: updates integration
Replies: 4
Views: 632

Re: updates integration

hi 1. ReactOS still in Alpha, meaning it is under development and therefore not yet ready to replace windows 2. ReactOS install has the option to upgrade an existing install but you need to burn a new cd for new releases 3. ReactOS is trying to be compatible with windows software so viruses have a c...
by MadWolf
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Language C
Replies: 29
Views: 1071

Re: Language C

hi
a bit off topic but I wonder if you where to make a new os what parts can be written using programming languages like Java or VB.net or c# and what parts you need to write using c/c++
by MadWolf
Fri Mar 08, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: EPIC WIN!
Replies: 1216
Views: 1101562

Re: EPIC WIN!

No, it was only tested on VirtualBox, in fact my computer don't have a CD/DVD reader, I can't test on real hardware. Then it is not an epic win. InfraRecorder (tested a month or so ago) runs but does not find a CD burner, though the computer has 2 drives, so it is not an epic win. can it find a cd/...
by MadWolf
Sun Dec 30, 2018 4:29 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Is ReactOS stable enough for everyday use yet ?
Replies: 7
Views: 825

Re: Is ReactOS stable enough for everyday use yet ?

I guess a better answer is when ReactOS leaves the beta stage and trying to predict when that will happen will lead to disappointment
by MadWolf
Sat Dec 29, 2018 4:43 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: possible to update gps device
Replies: 1
Views: 352

Re: possible to update gps device

Hi, is it possible to update my gps device from tomtom with reactos? I need windows to update my device. Its windows only software :roll: I can't try reactos, doesn't working for now. I'm looking out why not, i try again when its possible to update my gps device with reactos. Who know the answer? I...
by MadWolf
Sat Dec 29, 2018 4:28 am
Forum: Support
Topic: freeldr.sys not found
Replies: 5
Views: 455

Re: freeldr.sys not found

are you installing this to real hardware or to a virtual machine
real hardware what is the system specs CPU motherboard etc
virtual machine what virtual machine software and what version
version of ReactOS release build or Nightly Build
by MadWolf
Sat Dec 08, 2018 2:29 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: ReactOS is looking for ARM64 ninjas!
Replies: 24
Views: 6202

Re: ReactOS is looking for ARM64 ninjas!

ARM Port of Reactos is an interesting idea but IMHO at the moment it is a bit pointless