One other month, one other Haiku exercise report. January was a busy month for OSNews’ favorite working system undertaking, with a whole lot of love despatched the best way of the varied ports to different architectures. Work has been carried out on the ARM and RISC-V ports, but additionally on platforms you may not anticipate this present day: SPARC and PowerPC. Whereas some could query placing any effort into these different platforms in any respect, that’s a shortsighted place – work on different platforms usually aides in uncovering and fixing bugs within the code on your primary platform. It additionally prevents code from turning into extra platform-dependent than it must be.
Amid the lengthy listing of different enhancements, the one which stands out is merging assist for SD/MMC playing cards.
The SD/MMC drivers are merged. It’s now potential to learn and write SD and SDHC playing cards utilizing controllers appropriate with the SDHCI specification.
That is a kind of issues that can make it simpler to switch information to and out of your Haiku set up.