How to write a os using Java

raghav's Avatar, Join Date: Jun 2007
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Hi everyone...just wanted to know if its possible to write my own operating system using the Java programing language or something like c++ using a compiler or another good software. Were do i start?

Thanks.
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shabbir's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
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You cannot write an OS using the compiler and library of other OS. Its something like formatting the C drive using Windows.
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raghav's Avatar, Join Date: Jun 2007
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Ok Thanks, but then what other ways are there to do it? like microsoft what did they use to do theres?
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shabbir's Avatar, Join Date: Jul 2004
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Boot disk or Other Boot devices and then format the OS using that boot device
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raghav's Avatar, Join Date: Jun 2007
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Ok thanks for the help.