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  • reactos

    A free Windows-compatible Operating System

  • netboot

    Packages and utilities for network booting

    There's also pixiecore [0] with a similar idea but with pxe instead of usb.


  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support . Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • wix3

    WiX Toolset v3.x

  • docs

    Hardware and software docs / wiki (by AsahiLinux)

    I just tried compiling newest Qemu from Qemu git repo, and newest ReactOS 32bit nightly, it works great with networking support, with these instructions that work for any Debian or Ubuntu based Linux on any CPU:

  • Wekan

    The Open Source kanban (built with Meteor). Keep variable/table/field names camelCase. For translations, only add Pull Request changes to wekan/i18n/en.i18n.json , other translations are done at only.

    No, Chrome only runs on newest amd64 Linux/Windows/Mac.

    For modern browser, there is compatible Firefox fork Mypal where older version works also on ReactOS. It can be installed on ReactOS 32bit from GUI package manager included in ReactOS, and I have also copied it to here:

    When I tried, newer versions of Mypal did not work on ReactOS 32bit.

    ReactOS 64bit is still more unstable, not much works on it.

    For older Windows versions like WinXP etc, that Microsoft does not support anymore, there are some replacements for Windows Update, like , some others are also listed at . When I tried it, it installed most updates, but not Windows Live Essentials and some other update.

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    Write Clean JavaScript Code. Always.. Sonar helps you commit clean code every time. With over 300 unique rules to find JavaScript bugs, code smells & vulnerabilities, Sonar finds the issues while you focus on the work.

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