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by bluefoxicy
Tue Oct 07, 2008 3:34 am
Forum: Design
Topic: ReactOS on an Ext2/3 partition (instead of NTFS)
Replies: 33
Views: 41083

Re: ReactOS on an Ext2/3 partition (instead of NTFS)

FUSE is in any case just another FS API, with some extra magic on top (talking to a user space library). It's as difficult as writing another file system API-- which is to say, yes, it's difficult. I'm just saying, it only involves getting two pieces of code each designed to talk to each other to.. ...
by bluefoxicy
Tue Oct 07, 2008 3:29 am
Forum: Design
Topic: Win16 and DOS implementations
Replies: 27
Views: 49576

Win16 and DOS implementations

I recall many of my compsci teachers explaining how it's just not possible to implement "legacy" support, hence why Win9x is so unstable. I was recently running some 16 bit apps (Wine can do it, ROS can't) and thinking on what would allow stable 16-bit and 8-bit support. Here's my thoughts; use them...
by bluefoxicy
Tue Oct 07, 2008 12:35 am
Forum: Design
Topic: ReactOS on an Ext2/3 partition (instead of NTFS)
Replies: 33
Views: 41083

Re: ReactOS on an Ext2/3 partition (instead of NTFS)

Personally I'd rather see a FUSE implementation. Then you can bring up ntfs-3g, or whatever else you want. If you don't like it, fine, rewrite the whole driver from scratch; it just seems to me that a driver that talks to a user space library (glue code) and a nudge at the user space library to talk...