Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 17th Jan 2009 16:34 UTC
ReactOS The ReactOS project has seen some major progress during 2008. The project, which aims to create a Windows NT-compatible operating system, has published a 'year-in-review' article concerning 2008, detailing the various area of work. It provides some interesting insights into the project's development.
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ReactX
by Andre4s on Mon 19th Jan 2009 07:36 UTC
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2006-02-10

Why make there own implementation of DirectX if they build an Windows compatible operating system?

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RE: ReactX
by jal_ on Mon 19th Jan 2009 11:25 in reply to "ReactX"
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2006-11-02

Why make there own implementation of DirectX if they build an Windows compatible operating system?


Because a) DirectX is not OSS, and b) the DirectX license may well prohibit the use of it on non-Windows OSes.


JAL

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