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by learn_more
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Don't make the UI like Windows 10
Replies: 6
Views: 206

Re: Don't make the UI like Windows 10

Hello, I've been a follower of the ReactOS project for years, but I just registered here. It looks like ReactOS is getting closer to the point where I could actually use it as a real OS on one of my XP retro machines. This is just my opinion, but I really hope that ROS doesn't try to emulate the UI...
by learn_more
Wed Apr 01, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to enable Chinese display?
Replies: 6
Views: 113

Re: How to enable Chinese display?

Already answered in mattermost:

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go to your source directory, in the folder modules create the folder optional
Drop the file DroidSansFallback.ttf from https://svn.reactos.org/optional/ there
touch a CMakeLists.txt (or trigger a cmake re-run manually)
by learn_more
Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: FTDI USB Serial Cable support
Replies: 5
Views: 283

Re: FTDI USB Serial Cable support

support to do what?

Wrap your keyboard in the cable?
sure

use this as hardware debug?
no
by learn_more
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: So impressed by ReactOS 0.4.14
Replies: 15
Views: 3015

Re: So impressed by ReactOS 0.4.14

Thanks for your kind words!
by learn_more
Sat Jan 04, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: secure-delete on ReactOS
Replies: 14
Views: 5093

Re: secure-delete on ReactOS

feldrim wrote:
Thu Jan 02, 2020 12:16 pm
Why not use SDelete from Sysinternals? It sounds better than adding complexity to the core.
Try it, and if it works you can submit a PR to add it to rapps:
https://github.com/reactos/rapps-db
by learn_more
Mon Dec 23, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Update Manager and compatibility?
Replies: 4
Views: 544

Re: Update Manager and compatibility?

"Alpha means, it's the first step of development, it's very far away for a daily usage." I'm probably about the only non-developer who can use it daily: I read web sites a couple hours a day, don't want to look at video or play sound, don't do things involving sensitive data -- I have another compu...
by learn_more
Sun Dec 22, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Update Manager and compatibility?
Replies: 4
Views: 544

Re: Update Manager and compatibility?

yes, see the other 10 topics about this?
by learn_more
Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Windows-like Kali Linux theme
Replies: 15
Views: 3556

Re: New Windows-like Kali Linux theme

I am just wondering what the purpose of posting old news not even related to reactos is.
by learn_more
Tue Dec 03, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Intel deletes old drivers
Replies: 5
Views: 970

Re: Intel deletes old drivers

Which is dumb because despite not being in support, Intel still can host the downloads to keep machines working, all of the driver's they're removing probably cost almost nothing in terms of storage. please tell us more with your undoubtedly years of experience maintaining products for thousands if...
by learn_more
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Would you create a new cloud gaming platform with ReactOS?
Replies: 4
Views: 3613

Re: Would you create a new cloud gaming platform with ReactOS?

dizt3mp3r wrote:
Sun Oct 27, 2019 1:26 pm
Their release date is obviously planned for sometime in 2028.
they are looking for people to do the work for them, most likely.
by learn_more
Wed Oct 23, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: VBox 0x000001e VBoxDisp.dll
Replies: 9
Views: 1782

Re: VBox 0x000001e VBoxDisp.dll

dizt3mp3r wrote:
Wed Oct 23, 2019 12:32 pm
Versions, configuration? Perhaps let people know what you are using?
he does not want to help, he just wants to complain.
by learn_more
Mon Oct 21, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: Development Help
Topic: Rc file syntax error
Replies: 2
Views: 1161

Re: Rc file syntax error

Without any context I am going to employ my glass ball,
and it suggests me that the weird spelling of 'ID_USRNAME' is most likely a problem.
by learn_more
Tue Oct 15, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Possibilities For NTVDM and other Sub-Systems
Replies: 35
Views: 44883

Re: Possibilities For NTVDM and other Sub-Systems

erkinalp wrote:
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:58 pm
I have the necessary and sufficient coding skills,
Sorry, but based on what you wrote here and in other topics I highly doubt this.