Cosmos OS Questions

Developer
Oct 2, 2010 at 1:33 AM

Is cosmos  mini-unix compatible operating system?  If it is alittle you can use OpenMake for Visual Studio 2010 to extend it alittle bit. Even if it is not OpenMake is Cross-platform and Multiplatform.

Developer
Oct 3, 2010 at 4:13 PM

How can i use Cosmos.Sys.Deboot.Reboot to reboot real Hardware. It works fine in Virtual Machine but Doesn't work on real hardware.

Coordinator
Oct 3, 2010 at 5:26 PM
On 10/3/2010 12:14 PM, forest201 wrote:
> How can i use Cosmos.Sys.Deboot.Reboot to reboot real Hardware. It works
> fine in Virtual Machine but Doesn't work on real hardware.

We don't have ACPI support yet which is required for some machines to
deboot.
Developer
Oct 3, 2010 at 8:16 PM

So how can i reboot real hardware in Cosmos?

And What is the numberic value for white  in VGAscreen.SetPixel320x200x8?

 

Oct 3, 2010 at 9:44 PM

for the vgascreen thing u have to use vgascreen.setpalletentry(# to use in setpixel, red value(0-63),blue value(0-63), green value(0-63));

for the hardware idk theres probly somthing reletivly easy to use in assembly but i dont know hot to integrate

Developer
Oct 4, 2010 at 2:18 AM

Does cosmos support Multitasking because i want to be able to move a mouse while checking its location for  my os's own window button click event.

Coordinator
Oct 4, 2010 at 2:30 AM
On 10/3/2010 10:18 PM, forest201 wrote:
> Does cosmos support Multitasking because i want to be able to move a
> mouse while checking its location for my os's own window button click event.

Not yet. We are still focusing on building a solid foundation.
Oct 4, 2010 at 6:31 PM

just have the mouse move then test it location put it in a loop it runns fast enough you wont have to wory

Coordinator
Oct 4, 2010 at 8:41 PM
On 10/1/2010 9:33 PM, forest201 wrote:
> Is cosmos mini-unix compatible operating system? If it is alittle you
> can use OpenMake for Visual Studio 2010 to extend it alittle bit. Even
> if it is not OpenMake is Cross-platform and Multiplatform.

Cosmos does not rely on Unix at all. Cosmos is completely independent.