The pd1692-1.exe & pd1692-2.exe programs are DOS programs, and seem to
run under FreeDOS just fine. It wants to write a disk image to the
floppy, and I don't have a floppy connected right now, so cannot test
it completely. Ran under DOSEmu 1.4.0 and FreeDOS 1.0 Base.

On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 6:38 AM, Eric Auer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>
> Hi Roberto,
>
>> IBM have release the new versionof pc doctor for dos
>
>> http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/MIGR-39306.html
>
>> This package creates a self-starting, DOS based diagnostic utility
>> you can use to detect failing hardware components.
>
> There is no diskette image online, but they have CD ISO images
> online. The diskette versions are self-extracting Windows
> thingies... Did anybody test how you can install them without
> Windows? Maybe just use "unzip" on the exe? Contents include
> PC-Doctor (not by IBM, it seems) and a ram tester (probably
> less cool than free open Memtest86+ from www.memtest.org ;-))
> as well as two harddisk wipers (full-disk and FAT-only). Good
> question for DOS users: Does this "DOS based ... utility" ISO
> come with a nice version of PC-DOS and some nice drivers? If
> so, is any licensing information included? :-) And can somebody
> shed some light on which things you can do with PC-Doctor? ;-)
>
> Eric
>
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