>> On Fri, Aug 4, 2017 at 3:34 PM, Tony Cappellini <cappy2...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > I've installed Freedos on a USB stick and rebooted.
>> > When I select  either of the first 2 boot options, Divide By Zero / Stack 
>> > Overflow
>> > is displayed endlessly, and scrolls off of the screen.

> On 4 Aug 2017 23:01, "Jim Hall" <jh...@freedos.org> wrote:
>> Hi. When do you see this message? Right away when you boot the USB
>> stick, or later after you enter the boot menu, or when you start the
>> install?

On Fri, Aug 4, 2017 at 4:25 PM, Paolo Vincenzo Olivo
<paolovincenz...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I think the user is not speaking of a Fdos installer, it seems he has rather 
> installed the system itself upon a usb pen drive, as he stated above.
> What I understood is that he encounters that error  ('integer devided by 
> zero' -that I experienced sometimes using jemm386 with certain programs 
> whenever he tries to enter the system through either of the first 2 default 
> menu entries specified in the fdconfig.sys.
>  He should be therefore unable to use neither extended nor expanded memory 
> which is what Tony appear to be complaining about ;).
> It would be interesting to see what happens if he tries to devload himemx/ 
> jemm,or himem/xmgr.

Ah thanks, I misread his email.

Yes, I recommend what Paolo recommends: boot without EMS/XMS to verify
things are otherwise working normally. Also try paring down the
CONFIG.SYS and load drivers one at a time to see what is blowing up.


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