Search found 47 matches

by mjs
Sat Feb 19, 2005 10:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: why not make win9X clone?
Replies: 54
Views: 32046

Phalanx wrote:DOS does not stand for Dirty Operating System for no reason. Just like 9x does not stand for out of 1990's for no reason.
DOS = Disk Operating System
I read somewhere that IBM never wanted it to become an OS - they just ment it as some kind of boot loader <g>

Regards,
Mark
by mjs
Sat Feb 19, 2005 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion and Feedback
Topic: Is ROS going towards OSS file system rather than NTFS?
Replies: 61
Views: 35871

However, you should implement an existing open-source FS first because the sources are available and well-tested. Not all open-source FS should be implemented - only a single one that supports almost all features of NTFS (to be able to test the full Win32 FS API) - and I believe the only one that ma...