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There might be issue of copyright. But that aside would porting RISC OS to other platforms actually be sound comercially, I don't think it would, firstly the cost in development time would be huge having huge chunks of ARM code to re-write, but all the other frills to go with it, And where would it leave us, people would buy RISC OS, and buy a cheep PC and run it, probably 1/2 the programs under emulation anyway and the hardware suppliers would be out of business under-cut by mass produced off the shelf PC's.

It would be perhaps an idea to code new parts to RISC OS in C instead of pure assembly, but I doubt it'd ever come to much.

 is a RISC OS UserNoMercy on 11/11/03 6:06PM
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