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by nfries88
Tue May 24, 2011 1:21 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: FreeDOS, cmd and others....
Replies: 24
Views: 8442

Re: FreeDOS, cmd and others....

What for? - Ha! I would love to one day be able to log in into ReactOS over a modem as I do on unixoids and then use a text-only interface. E.g., as far as I am aware, there exists a version of lynx for Windows, running as a WINDOWS console application, NOT a DOS program. You could "get back into t...
by nfries88
Sat Apr 02, 2011 7:45 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Greetings!
Replies: 5
Views: 4278

Re: Greetings!

I'm running it in VMware player right now and I'm getting frequent crashes (every 5-15 mins). Is this normal?
by nfries88
Tue Mar 29, 2011 12:31 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Which your favorite programming language??
Replies: 48
Views: 44448

Re: Which your favorite programming language??

Generally I prefer C or C++, because I like to manage my own memory.

I will stay away from all things BASIC.

For web development, can't beat PHP.
by nfries88
Tue Mar 29, 2011 12:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Linux headers and Android : A brief foray into IP law
Replies: 1
Views: 2797

Re: Linux headers and Android : A brief foray into IP law

all that Google would need to do is stop being stupid and either replace the Linux code with something else (BSD variants, Minix) or change the headers to be released under GPL (which I could have sworn they were, anyway) and they'd be fine. Licensing is the only provision of the GPL where they're n...
by nfries88
Tue Mar 29, 2011 12:19 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Greetings!
Replies: 5
Views: 4278

Re: Greetings!

Well then, thanks. So does your response to 1) mean that there is no availability of preemptive threading and synchronization as well, or just IOCP and stuff directly SMP-related (processor affinities, NUMA, etc). Basically, will it run an unmodified firefox? As for 3), is there anything particularl...
by nfries88
Mon Mar 28, 2011 11:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Greetings!
Replies: 5
Views: 4278

Greetings!

Hello, ReactOS community! I am Nate Fries, a hobbyist C/C++ programmer (mainly focused on games) and an open-source enthusiast. I've been checking out ReactOS for the past couple of days, and I must say that I am pleased with what I see. Unfortunately I'm not in a position to assist in development (...