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by rakesh.sharnagate
Fri Jan 28, 2011 6:04 am
Forum: Advanced OS Development
Topic: Can we use OpenGL in protected mode ?
Replies: 3
Views: 10495

Can we use OpenGL in protected mode ?

Is it possible to use OpenGL directly in protected mode. :?:

If Yes, how can I use it ?
by rakesh.sharnagate
Fri Jan 28, 2011 5:40 am
Forum: Advanced OS Development
Topic: Can we use c++ header file and libraries in protected mode ?
Replies: 1
Views: 7066

Can we use c++ header file and libraries in protected mode ?

I finished my bootloader and now I am working on Protected mode. :lol:

Can we used C++ header files and libraries directly for further development :?:
by rakesh.sharnagate
Fri Jan 28, 2011 5:26 am
Forum: Advanced OS Development
Topic: How to create Own File System ?
Replies: 13
Views: 22587

Re: How to create Own File System ?

A 'real' filesystem is needed for debugging. One major problem with a 'homemade' filesystem is the fact that you need to get files onto the media to test it. That means implementing the write function first. After getting the standard filesystems fully implemented, do try making your own filesystem...
by rakesh.sharnagate
Thu Jan 27, 2011 5:18 am
Forum: Advanced OS Development
Topic: How to create Own File System ?
Replies: 13
Views: 22587

Re: How to create Own File System ?

Yes, it is legal. Otherwise how would a MAC file work on Windows . Here is a little mini tutorial: The first 512bytes contain information on the media (the BPB section) and how it is formatted. Right after that are reserved sectors (you choose how many in the BPB). Then there is the FAT table which...
by rakesh.sharnagate
Tue Jan 25, 2011 5:27 am
Forum: Advanced OS Development
Topic: How to create Own File System ?
Replies: 13
Views: 22587

Re: How to create Own File System ?

Why not go with a standard file system like the FAT filesystems? Then your OS will be able to read Windows and Linux files. When implementing any file system, focus on code organization since there could be a lot. Use a virtual file system for user appeal. Seperate the file loading steps into seper...
by rakesh.sharnagate
Mon Jan 24, 2011 6:15 am
Forum: Advanced OS Development
Topic: How to create Own File System ?
Replies: 13
Views: 22587

How to create Own File System ?

I developed bootloader and now I am working on kernel. But
I am struck on file system designing. I want to create my
own file system. I read "Practical File System BeOS" (good book).
But how can I implement File system in my kernel. I want to
do it practically.

Please help !