Ricardo Hanke has written a Windows XP-like clipboard viewer and
clip command line utility.
Fixes for Winsock have begun to trickle in. Peter Hater has been compiling patches to fix issues in
ws2_32_new and related components.
ACPICA is an OS-independent reference implementation of the Advanced Configuration and Power Interface specification. ACPI is used for hardware discovery, configuration, and monitoring. ACPICA has been synced to version 20150930. The HPET (High Precision Event Timer) hack needed to prevent VMware from locking up has been removed.
ReactOS utilizes a lot of code from the Wine project, which provides implementations for many Windows DLLs. Most components used by ReactOS have been, or are being, synced to Wine Staging 1.7.55.
This month we saw contributions to Core from the following people:
- Adam Stachowicz
- Carlo Bramini
- Henry Tang Ih
- Ismael Ferreras Morezuelas
- Jared Smudde
- Kudratov Olimjon
- Lee Schroeder
- Mark Jansen
- Peter Hater
- Ricardo Hank
- Samuel Serapión
- Ștefan Fulea
The monthly status meeting happened on November 26th. Look for the meeting minutes soon.
Revision 70000 has been used to create the ReactOS 0.4.0 release branch. (No, I do not know when it will be released.)