Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 18th Jan 2010 16:06 UTC, submitted by fireball
ReactOS The ReactOS project aims to be an open source Windows NT-compatible operating system which can run Windows applications and utilise Windows drivers. Obviously, this is quite a daunting task, and as such, progress has been relatively slow. As a result, project coordinator and kernel developer Aleksey Bragin has proposed a rather drastic solution.
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Bill Shooter of Bul
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2006-07-14

Yeah... Me too. My guess is that when they decided they weren't going to do this back in 99 or so, wine wasn't nearly as complete as it is now. So it wasn't obvious that they should focus on leveraging the wine source as heavily, instead of writing one more in tune with their development goals.

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