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by hater
Sat Nov 19, 2016 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Installing ReactOS on an ext4 filesystem
Replies: 5
Views: 5634

Re: Installing ReactOS on an ext4 filesystem

Short answer - we can't install ATM. Long answer. I have shared patches with other devs to make it work. With my patches it is passing first stage and rebooting and starting loading the OS past freeldr! So all the bits are in place, but... ROS CC/MM is not ready to handle some filesystem features th...
by hater
Mon Aug 29, 2016 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Why ROS will not work on NTFS/ZFS/Reiser4/whatever right now
Replies: 55
Views: 201814

Re: Why ROS will not work on NTFS/ZFS/Reiser4/whatever right

For FFS see https://jira.reactos.org/browse/CORE-11040 For BTR FS see https://jira.reactos.org/browse/CORE-10892 For Reiser FS see https://jira.reactos.org/browse/CORE-11005 For why it ROS won't install - there are several issues that are in play currently. 1. Boot sector should be written for the F...
by hater
Sun May 29, 2016 10:02 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Concern about file systems
Replies: 6
Views: 5966

Re: Concern about file systems

Well, it is not that no one cares. Obviously you do :) Me personally, I don't care about CD/DVD/floppy/zip etc, because these are totally outdated IMHO. I personally would push on USB and network booting instead of slow or read only media. So instead of forum you could ask/push on jira/dev irc. I do...
by hater
Fri May 27, 2016 7:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Concern about file systems
Replies: 6
Views: 5966

Re: Concern about file systems

The main reason file systems were added is to find bugs that can't be (easily) found in IFS by our own developed drivers. After adding EXT2 (the most common one) we found a big problem with large MCBs which prevented it from working properly (it was working, but writing destroyed data). Every added ...