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by Phalanx
Mon Mar 10, 2008 1:50 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Dos Integrated
Replies: 12
Views: 4863

It has changed through version 1 to 3.5 over the course of NT's history, and is now changed to Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications. While it may not be great, it has not be totally neglected. It does it's base job, of providing a system to use those old applications while changing over to windows ...
by Phalanx
Fri Feb 15, 2008 12:02 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The best media player...
Replies: 35
Views: 41469

VLC isn't written using the windows API. should i think that is why it is better than WMP? LOL I have set up WMP with DirectShow Filters and Codecs, then added the registry settings. I use to be a fan of VLC, but now I have to say it's a long way behind. Take for example the media libraries, the us...
by Phalanx
Mon Feb 11, 2008 8:21 pm
Forum: Design
Topic: Message Boxes and their icons
Replies: 22
Views: 19200

I think that look is much nice than the standard, much more user friendly and buttons etc live in there own areas. Nice work.
by Phalanx
Tue Feb 05, 2008 12:40 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Suggestions sharing for Reactos ? Google had say, MS want...
Replies: 4
Views: 3571

I thought one of the developers talked with Google a long time ago on the project as a whole and got a positive feedback on the idea...
by Phalanx
Sat Jan 12, 2008 12:39 pm
Forum: Design
Topic: Visual Basic
Replies: 53
Views: 50547

There is also Star Office Basic. I've downloaded the OOo sources and found that OOo Basic can be compiled separately (there is even a Basic application icon in the source suit). Unfortunately this compiler while fully compatible with VB, still cannot make Win32 executales. It compiles a program int...
by Phalanx
Fri Dec 28, 2007 1:37 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: MS wishlist leaked
Replies: 20
Views: 11084

request 246879 - being able to move all profile data from the default locations is a must for me. For compatibility C:\Users (or C:\Documents and Settings)could be a VFS when ROS actually runs, if the folder is actually stored there, no problem. But if you want to actually store your profile data s...
by Phalanx
Sat Nov 24, 2007 11:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: dialog boxes show up in taskbar always (unlike xp)
Replies: 3
Views: 2553

That's cause the program chose that to happen. It's in the api.
by Phalanx
Tue Oct 23, 2007 6:21 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: MinWin: MS version of ROS?
Replies: 3
Views: 4977

Re: MinWin: MS version of ROS?

tomleem wrote:Is MinWin Microsofts answer for ReactOS?
:?: :?:
I don't think they really care to be honest. There is much more to windows than just the binaries...
by Phalanx
Sun Oct 14, 2007 10:31 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: I can help with visual GUI designer for ReactOS
Replies: 35
Views: 27695

I couldn't use the date time picker, wich was located inside a tab control. The date time picker didn't work after compilation or at design time ? The Other things, that you've said, I've written it down to fix later. Thank you. PS: Who knows why my tooltips don't work properly in Wine? I subclass ...
by Phalanx
Fri Oct 05, 2007 10:27 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Pre-installed interent browser
Replies: 38
Views: 16339

The biggest problem with it is that it has not scripting support. It makes it a great class to be used internally in ReactOS, like how windows uses it's within applications, shell classes, layouts etc, it would need the support of a scripting engine for further use. Many large sites will not work wi...
by Phalanx
Sat Sep 29, 2007 4:01 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Obsolete work?
Replies: 18
Views: 7998

Re: Obsolete work?

Nixer wrote:But in fact the future is in behind UNIX architecture.
...
Windows 8 will have UNIX-like kernel.
Love to see the evidence for those two parts...
by Phalanx
Thu Sep 27, 2007 9:44 am
Forum: Design
Topic: Visual Basic
Replies: 53
Views: 50547

Nixer wrote:And how to write programs? I dont know how to program with C.
Use the real visual basic, free basic etc, or learn one of the other hundreds of languages....
by Phalanx
Thu Sep 20, 2007 11:13 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: SilverLight and Reactos?
Replies: 10
Views: 12706

Gnash is for Flash, so that not really an option...
by Phalanx
Thu Sep 20, 2007 1:41 am
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: ReactOS Audio Service
Replies: 19
Views: 12616

Now that is some great work there! This is why ReactOS devs are so good ath what they do!
by Phalanx
Wed Sep 12, 2007 10:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Pre-installed interent browser
Replies: 38
Views: 16339

So many apps use the HTML controls from windows (ActiveX etc). Just look at the test editors, many programs which use it for sidebars, content etc. If you want apps to work, then you have to have this control.