Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 21st Jun 2007 21:17 UTC, submitted by Tomasz Dominikowski
SkyOS SkyOS Beta build 6753 has been released. The installation procedure is now provided through a Live CD session thanks to BranchFS. This build includes the new C++ API, which makes development much easier. It also comes with three new services (PowerMonitor, SpellChecker and Registrar) and support for 45 more ATA/SATA chipsets. It also offers initial support for GNU classpath, Kaffe and Wine.
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nice, another os to try out...
by Valhalla on Fri 22nd Jun 2007 14:47 UTC
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looking forward to trying this one out when the public livecd is released.

about the new c++ api, I remember looking over the c based api long time ago and it reminded me alot of win32 and I was wondering if the new c++ api is more or less c++ wrappers for the c api or if the actual functionality has been rewritten in c++?

also, for OS testing purposes I use an old 1.333ghz with 512mb ram, I recall reading that SkyOS required alot of ram in order to function, is this still the case?

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