RE: [Freedos-user] Windows 3.x and FreeDOS kernel

2005-09-21 Thread Diego Rodriguez
To avoid sending a bunch of updates and annoying those who don't care about Windows 3.x support please see link below for detailed information and any updates. Quick summary, the FreeDOS kernel is mostly compatible with Windows 3.x, including full screen and windowed DOS boxes and

Re: [Freedos-user] EMM386 2.05 update, recommended for all

2005-09-21 Thread Brolin Empey
Michael Devore wrote: At 05:05 PM 9/19/2005 -0700, Brolin wrote: Firstly, I have not tested this new release. That said, what is the status with regards to having FastTracker II working on FreeDOS? FastTracker 2.08 runs fine for me under latest HIMEM and EMM386. PKUNZIP failing unless the

Re: [Freedos-user] EMM386 2.05 update, recommended for all

2005-09-21 Thread Michael Devore
At 04:42 PM 9/21/2005 -0700, Brolin Empey wrote: FastTracker 2.08 runs fine for me under latest HIMEM and EMM386. PKUNZIP failing unless the NOEMS option is specified, now that's a problem I'm working on. EMM386 v2.05 breaks my FDCONFIG.SYS! When booting, I get the following output:

Re: [Freedos-user] EMM386 2.05 update, recommended for all

2005-09-21 Thread Bernd Blaauw
Michael Devore schreef: EMM386 isn't involved in parsing CONFIG.SYS at all, but you can try the emmflesh.zip update if you want to see about the latest. it sounds like VDS again to me. That has the effect that no more can be read from harddisk, which would explain the error about the

Re: [Freedos-user] EMM386 2.05 update, recommended for all

2005-09-21 Thread Michael Devore
At 05:48 PM 9/21/2005 -0700, Blair Campbell wrote: it sounds like VDS again to me. That has the effect that no I think that it'd be really nice to have a utility to detect the instances where VDS would fail because then distros like mine can add the NOVDS option in the installed config.sys