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by reactosfanboy
Sun Dec 30, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: I think fork Media Player Classic as ReactOS Media Player is a good choice
Replies: 37
Views: 1944

Re: I think fork Media Player Classic as ReactOS Media Player is a good choice

I think for ReactOS its enough to have two built-in players: mplay32.exe which uses MCI API, and amovie.ocx thingy which uses DirectShow API and runs within rundll32 context. Other more advanced third-party players can be installed from external sources. I 100% agree to binarymaster's position.
by reactosfanboy
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: 0.4.8 Release date
Replies: 6
Views: 2883

Re: 0.4.8 Release date

planned 0.4.8-release-date is 2018-04-08. Tomorrow. But we are still working on the release notes atm. From a pure technically pov we are done.
by reactosfanboy
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: roadmap and priorities
Replies: 31
Views: 15542

Re: roadmap and priorities

As new release manager my position is the following: In general developers should always decide what to do next because they know much better than any manager or the wisdom of the masses what makes most sense to do next. They have a good feeling for the next lowest hanging fruit - which means what a...
by reactosfanboy
Tue Aug 30, 2016 11:21 pm
Forum: Design
Topic: Avoid hardcoding Tango icons in ReactOS applications
Replies: 11
Views: 20170

Re: Reactos's applications don't should use tango icons dire

I agree with manuel here.
Using the icons from shell32 would give native look & feel and would furthermore rreduce regedits binary size.
by reactosfanboy
Fri May 06, 2016 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: General Testing for ReactOS 0.4.1
Replies: 5
Views: 7500

Re: General Testing for ReactOS 0.4.1

First one - starting to test, feel free to participate guys :-)
by reactosfanboy
Mon Dec 21, 2015 4:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Poll to choose exe files icon
Replies: 37
Views: 20458

Re: Poll to choose exe files icon

I voted for 1. But I could arrange with 1,2,4... 2 could be an issue with gear becoming unrecognizable in 16x16 (think Quicklaunch) 3 As middings I fear a gear is easy to be misunderstood as "options". And that one is too much "into your face" 4 Icon 4 has an interesting advantage compared to the ot...