SoC idea: enhance the Program Manager, winefile and friends - Converting VB program to ANSI C for Windows Explorer replacement.
jjmckenzie51 at sprintpcs.com
Sat Mar 29 23:11:09 CDT 2008
Austin English wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 28, 2008 at 3:40 PM, Juan Lang <juan.lang at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hasn't someone else somewhere in the world already written an explorer
>> > replacement and we could just get them to open source it so we can
>> > include it with Wine? No need to reinvent the wheel.
>> There's the ReactOS one, but it's written in C++. I don't know of any
>> ANSI C ones, but maybe I haven't looked hard enough.
> List of windows explorer replacements:
> Here's direct links to a few I found:
> There's even an open source one (in visual basic though, bleh)
It has been asked if any of these are written in ANSI C, how about
converting the last one into ANSI C? That would definitely be a mind
expanding project, IMHO. I've done language conversion in the past, and
would do so now, if I had the available resource, time. Would that be
a good GSOC project?
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