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Delfi
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blue screens

Post by Delfi »

a simple suggestion, couldn't you replace the boring winnt-like bluescreen:
[ external image ]

with something rather more interesting like:
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what do you think? :D

the ascii art is here:
http://www.gtatools.com/temp/rosbsodart.txt

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Post by AcetoliNe »

Hmm... not bad, ;)
but I prefer something simpler, like an emtpy black screen with one sentence on it:

You are going down.

:lol:
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Post by uniQ »

HeH, that's amusing, and I like it. However you'll have to provide more info upfront (Exactly what win32k.sys did, etc, etc) and maybe remove some of the un-PC commentary ;)

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Post by A-v-S »

I think it has to be clear what caused the crash.
It can look 'good' (if a BSOD can :P )
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Post by Delfi »

uniQ wrote:HeH, that's amusing, and I like it. However you'll have to provide more info upfront (Exactly what win32k.sys did, etc, etc) and maybe remove some of the un-PC commentary ;)

-uniQ


yeah, i was too lame to rewrite text from actual bsod and put that
stuff in, it should have real description in there, i am just suggesting
to make it look better so it is improved over windows bsod :)

maybe we could even customize the title text and ascii art
around the bsod text :shock:

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Post by uniQ »

I like it, if it's possible to do that. I would really make it look special against Windows. I don't know how hard it might be though, so the devs might not go along with it.

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Post by uniQ »

Coming on, coming up, let me help ROS and I'll be able to look @ a life well used.

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Post by AcetoliNe »

BTW, I like your use of hexadecimal to make meaningful words. lol. :)
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Post by uniQ »

0xDEADBEEF (The "0x" prefix means something too ;)) is like some standard that involves the end of the stack. I don't know about badfood...

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PS. What did you use to create that image?
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Post by Phalanx »

Can we at least make it something more pro that "OMG!!!!!!!!!!" It makes it sound like a net kid about to say how he found a "haX0r!!!"

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Post by mf »

Actually, I like the "omg". Ever seen a linux kernel say "omg"? :)

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Post by Delfi »

uniQ wrote:0xDEADBEEF (The "0x" prefix means something too ;)) is like some standard that involves the end of the stack. I don't know about badfood...

-Q

PS. What did you use to create that image?


the image was made with notepad and paint shop pro 7 :D

i attached the ascii art in the first post.

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Post by uniQ »

http://wwsvr.bounceme.net/qstuff/ROS/ROSCREEN.TXT

I'm not as good as Delfi with this.

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Post by bastetfurry »

Aehmm, what do you think of a red box on black ground:
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Post by uniQ »

Nice try but we know where you stole that from.

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