On 2/13/2015 1:42 PM, Rugxulo wrote:
> Hi again,
>
> On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 7:47 PM, Ralf Quint <freedos...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 2/10/2015 5:34 PM, Rugxulo wrote:
>>> But again, DOSEMU isn't widely deployed, so lots of people don't use
>>> it. It still works fairly well, just not popular. I'm not sure if that
>>> will ever improve. I don't want to discourage you, but I'm not sure
>>> what you want to get working there.
>> Why not? If people would always think this way, nothing would get done.
>> There's more to programming in (Free)DOS than recompiling bloated Linux
>> programs...
> Ralf, have you used DOSEMU lately?
No. Don't have a need to.
> It's not exactly popular in Linux
> distros. Some of them even hide or reject it because they hate
> OpenWatcom. Not to mention various bugs (that are tedious to avoid)
> due to things like SELinux. I'm just saying, it's harder than it needs
> to be just to find and use it.
>
That all doesn't matter if someone wants to write an application that 
detects on what kind of VM it is running, in order to circumvent some of 
those problems.

Ralf

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