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by erkinalp
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: In the event Microsoft decides to open source Windows
Replies: 48
Views: 30597

Re: In the event Microsoft decides to open source Windows

We should decide how we can extend Windows API while still staying compatible in a similar manner to GNU extends POSIX.
by erkinalp
Sun Sep 29, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Windows 10 now hides local account option
Replies: 12
Views: 2896

Re: Windows 10 now hides local account option

Great feature, let's see if we can implement that in ReactOS as well. What would we use as the online account provider? reactos.org accounts? you just have to click the text left to the button to NOT use a MS account. This started in R1909, so you might not have encountered it yet. This is from Red...
by erkinalp
Sun Sep 29, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Windows 10 now hides local account option
Replies: 12
Views: 2896

Windows 10 now hides local account option

Windows 10 now hides the option to create a local account if there is a network connection.
by erkinalp
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: TheRegister: "ReactOS ‘a ripoff of the Windows Research Kernel’ claims Microsoft kernel engineer"
Replies: 29
Views: 5073

Re: TheRegister: "ReactOS ‘a ripoff of the Windows Research Kernel’ claims Microsoft kernel engineer"

The Register refers to a Quora answer. Axel is a Windows kernel engineer and has access to Windows source code.
EDIT: fixed auxiliary verb
by erkinalp
Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Installing 32-bit programs with 16-bit setup launcher stubs
Replies: 12
Views: 237398

Re: Installing 32-bit programs with 16-bit setup launcher stubs

To find the secret command line parameter, run the setup program in an environment that will run it, and use Process Explorer to determine what command line it was started with.
This will not work if the installer checks for parent process name.
by erkinalp
Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: 60 specific reasons for wanting ReactOS:
Replies: 184
Views: 87038

Re: 58 specific reasons for wanting ReactOS:

Upload filters will help solve that issue.
by erkinalp
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Development Help
Topic: ReactOS-Qubes integration
Replies: 6
Views: 1023

Re: ReactOS-Qubes integration

I am unable to test Qubes due to faulty UEFI in my machine (If I enable VT-d, it resets itself back to disabled even though CPU is capable). I called for someone else to test for that reason.
by erkinalp
Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: Development Help
Topic: ReactOS-Qubes integration
Replies: 6
Views: 1023

ReactOS-Qubes integration

https://jira.reactos.org/browse/CORE-13358 is marked wontfix despite ongoing request: https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues ... -510334110 I can coordinate this project you unblock me (raise this on the mailing list).
by erkinalp
Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Windows 1.0 promotion
Replies: 3
Views: 3766

Re: New Windows 1.0 promotion

Windows Ten ~~ Windows One Zero
:D
by erkinalp
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: TheRegister: "ReactOS ‘a ripoff of the Windows Research Kernel’ claims Microsoft kernel engineer"
Replies: 29
Views: 5073

Re: TheRegister: "ReactOS ‘a ripoff of the Windows Research Kernel’ claims Microsoft kernel engineer"

At least one jurisdiction in the world has such a restriction for reverse engineering a copyrighted or a patented work.
by erkinalp
Tue Jul 02, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: Development Help
Topic: Diskpart Maintainer
Replies: 9
Views: 1168

Re: Diskpart Maintainer

Note that bootcfg and bcdedit are absent in ReactOS.
by erkinalp
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: [BREAKING] CERN’s Microsoft Alternative project
Replies: 16
Views: 2950

Re: [BREAKING] CERN’s Microsoft Alternative project

Making ReactOS a CERN project may also cause this project to receive more funding.