ReactOS 0.3.7

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by vicmarcal » Mon Oct 27, 2008 10:57 pm

Well... do u really think we will jump?? heheh..be sure 0.3.8 and 0.3.9 (at least) will be released before 0.4.0 ;)
I know we arent using decimal system so..that´s why 0.3.10..and so could be the other option :D
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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by Elledan » Tue Oct 28, 2008 12:16 am

Well, USB support... it depends on some other subsystems (WDM, PnP) whether ROS can support the full NT5-style USB stack, at the moment only the heavily limited NT4-style stack can be used. Some coordination is required here, so I can't make a guess as to when full USB support will be in ROS.

Audio... has to be written from scratch, basically. At the current rate we'd be lucky to see it appear in an 0.4.x release. If only I wasn't working on USB/Firewire, new installer and some other bits and pieces already :)

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by nute » Tue Oct 28, 2008 12:36 am

Okay, newsletter 48 came out but it didn't really go into why ReactOS 0.3.7 hasn't been branched
yet. Can anyone offer relevant information? I noticed the suggestion that ReactOS 0.3.7 is ready,
but obviously there is something being ironed out still.

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by Elledan » Tue Oct 28, 2008 9:12 am

Trunk has been frozen in preparation for release of 0.3.7. At this point there are some network issues being ironed out.

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by coldReactive » Tue Oct 28, 2008 3:35 pm

Elledan wrote:Trunk has been frozen in preparation for release of 0.3.7. At this point there are some network issues being ironed out.
It also looks like some x64 stuff was being worked on too.

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by Z98 » Tue Oct 28, 2008 4:48 pm

None of which are actually user visible.

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by richardarkless » Sun Nov 02, 2008 11:35 pm

so how far is reactos 0.3.7 from release?

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by Haos » Mon Nov 03, 2008 10:34 am

Very near. Z98 has to finish up the changelogs for those devs that havent prepared those themselves.

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by vicmarcal » Tue Nov 04, 2008 1:13 am

Now we are making 0.3.7 Release build. We have been testing for 3 weeks the 0.3.7 pre-releases.

A lot of work has been done ;)..as result: Thunderbird,TuxPaints and other apps are now working ;)
But the biggest changes are *inside*..you wont see them...but you will feel them ;)
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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by Radhad » Tue Nov 04, 2008 8:57 am

Sounds like more stabillity, compatibillity and performance :)

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by vicmarcal » Tue Nov 04, 2008 12:30 pm

Well..you can see the results of the latest prerelease here:

http://www.reactos.org/wiki/index.php/Tests_for_0.3.7

As u can see, most of them are Green(which means works).And almost all the apps that get installed, then works(which means a high compatibility with old apps).

Now we are adding Visual Basic runtime libraries(which still dont work) so more apps could be running in the future...

We are walking from 1980 to 1985 :D (j/k)
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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by chrisv5 » Tue Nov 04, 2008 5:00 pm

Apparently 0.3.7. got tagged this morning, the release cannot be far anymore. For anyone unfamiliar with software version control, it means that the code is done!

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by vicmarcal » Tue Nov 04, 2008 11:47 pm

NOW is OUT 4 u ;)
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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by coldReactive » Wed Nov 05, 2008 5:51 am

vicmarcal wrote:NOW is OUT 4 u ;)
Now let's make a thread about 0.3.8! lol

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Re: ReactOS 0.3.7

Post by ironek69 » Wed Nov 05, 2008 12:15 pm

trying 0.3.7 and new bugs occurs, like bsod showing APC_INDEX_MISMATCH while using firefox. And so it's quite useless for browsing internet. 0.3.6 didn't have such issue :(

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