Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
The discovery of ReactOS was a discovery of pure accident. On the surface, this seemingly replicated Windows-like operating system is ripe with fantastic possibilities. Seriously, when we consider the ability to run Windows applications in a Windows-like environment, we feel that the user can finally be free of Windows... sort of.
It's Better Because It’s Not Windows? Before trying the OS, we made sure that all of the supplied documentation was followed very closely. Before the ISO file was even finished downloading, we were shocked at some of the following statements. Let's start off by considering the two of them.
We believe that in order for an OS to be solid by design, it should not be such a magnet for exploits based on very sloppy code.