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by PascalDragon
Sun Jan 02, 2011 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Massive task, ReactOS, needs help?
Replies: 12
Views: 7943

Re: Massive task, ReactOS, needs help?

Linux was created by Linus Torvalds, initially by himself, since he was dissatisfied with MINIX, a Unix-like operating system created by one of his teachers in college, Andrew Tannenbaum. Linux itself is a Unix clone, but none of the original code originated from proprietary code. Torvalds open-sou...
by PascalDragon
Thu Dec 30, 2010 1:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: 64 bit
Replies: 36
Views: 32376

Re: 64 bit

Do you mean that 16 bits code (For windows 2000) or older, will not work with 64 bits of ReactOS? The only 16-bit code in a NT style OS (even in Windows 2000) is - if any - the code that allows you to run 16-bit applications in the first place (and interfaces with those). That part is called NTVDM ...
by PascalDragon
Wed Aug 04, 2010 7:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Reactos should able to run even linux application
Replies: 33
Views: 21780

Re: Reactos should able to run even linux application

Hi! Although this is my first post here, I'm following the project (happily) for some years already. But the following statement from EmuandCo got me up to registering here (@EmuandCo: this is not meant in a negative way :) ). Exactly. The old and not anymore maintained MS Unix Subsystem. I believe ...