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by reharry77
Thu Jun 07, 2007 7:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Is reactos really Windows?
Replies: 11
Views: 5554

Yes, what often takes 10 minutes on win can take 10 days on linux. But also vice versa. But apart from linux: ReactOS is attractive solution for open source community because of feature of using closed windows drivers (the best avalabile on market). That is only thing why i'll use it. Also we are r...
by reharry77
Fri Jun 01, 2007 3:12 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Is reactos really Windows?
Replies: 11
Views: 5554

haos, thanks for yr reply...I'm not sure I understood the binary detail - but I sure understand it isn't going to be Ms's code. The point I was making is that if it's "the same as " then why bother, as you will always be playing "catch-up" - is my guess. Furthermore I understand ...
by reharry77
Fri Jun 01, 2007 1:19 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Is reactos really Windows?
Replies: 11
Views: 5554

Is reactos really Windows?

I liked the replies to earlier Q's so I'm going to ask as well - - - Here is my ignorance exposed (oops!). On entering the reactos site there is the usual scattergun of option vying for attention - so it took me some hours to reach the " What is reactos? "- and the several bullet points. H...
by reharry77
Thu May 31, 2007 7:18 pm
Forum: Design
Topic: ReactOS' interface future
Replies: 37
Views: 31340

I think people better concentrate on the kernel. For the GUI a Shell Replacement like LiteStep can be used. I know nothing about code, but think that users don't need fancy interfaces - whatever is simple(est) is bound to be best. I get confused by the many ways of "doing the same thing" ...