Re: [Freedos-user] parallel port problems

2010-05-24 Thread Ray
At 15:01 24/05/2010 +0100, you wrote: On Mon, May 24, 2010 at 11:04 AM, Ray rcarl...@bigpond.net.au wrote: am having trouble with a new install of freedos printing to a parallel printer - previously it work ok but after a new computer was installed we have no access to printer

Re: [Freedos-user] parallel port problems

2010-05-24 Thread Ray
At 16:21 24/05/2010 +0200, you wrote: On 05/24/2010 12:04 PM, Ray wrote: am having trouble with a new install of freedos printing to a parallel printer - previously it work ok but after a new computer was installed we have no access to printer - the mainboard is a gigabyte am3

[Freedos-user] no

2012-05-07 Thread RAY
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2012-11-25 Thread ray
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2012-11-25 Thread ray
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[Freedos-user] CD not accessible

2004-03-08 Thread Ray Davison
the REM off the ATAPICDD.SYS statement in fdconfig.sys. Boot reports: SHSUCDX Installed. Drives Assigned Drive Driver Unit H: FDCD0001 0 There is a drive H but it is not accessible. DIR yields file not found. CHKDSK says Cannot access h:. Ideas? Ray

[Freedos-user] LAN connection?

2004-03-09 Thread Ray Davison
Is it possible to connect FREEDOS to a LAN? I looked at the page below but without descriptions I didn't recognize anything. Ray http://www.freedos.org/freedos/software/lsm.cgi?q=da=net --- This SF.Net email is sponsored by: IBM Linux

[Freedos-user] HPFS access

2004-03-16 Thread Ray Davison
Is there anything available that will allow FREEDOS to read and write HPFS partitions larger than 2G? Ray --- This SF.Net email is sponsored by: IBM Linux Tutorials Free Linux tutorial presented by Daniel Robbins, President and CEO of GenToo

Re: [Freedos-user] HowTo dual boot dos/win98se dos

2004-04-03 Thread Ray Davison
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[Freedos-user] Configuration files help

2004-06-10 Thread Ray Davison
and 512M RAM. TY Ray --- This SF.Net email is sponsored by the new InstallShield X. From Windows to Linux, servers to mobile, InstallShield X is the one installation-authoring solution that does it all. Learn more and evaluate today! http

Re: [Freedos-user] Configuration files help

2004-06-12 Thread Ray Davison
Thank you all. Below is a first cut to beat up on. The box I am using for this has two floppies, a ZIP100, DVDROM\CDROM, DVD W\CD W, two HDD; both plug in. All are functional under FD. On the HDD that is plugged in for this exercise, C: drive currently boots DRDOS 7, FreeDOS 5, MSDOS 6 and

Re: [Freedos-user] Re: Configuration files help

2004-09-06 Thread Ray Davison
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[Freedos-user] FDOS boot

2006-01-05 Thread Ray Davison
. TY Ray ** C:\ver /r FreeCom version 0.82 pl 3 XMS_Swap [Dec 10 2003 06:49:21] DOS version 7.10 FreeDOS kernel version 1.1.34 ** !SET dosdir=C:\FDOS !SET lang=EN ;for help on commands, see file config.sys in your FreeDOS directory ;www.benq.com/ss_download/drivers/storage

Re: [Freedos-user] re: FDOS boot

2006-01-06 Thread Ray Davison
Johnson Lam wrote: On Thu, 05 Jan 2006 16:46:55 -0800, you wrote: Hi Ray, What about the CD\DVD issue? You got any problem? XCDROM does not see the second drive. OAKCDROM and VIDE-CDD do see it. And what about the use and configuration of the drivers at http://johnson.tmfc.net/freedos

Re: [Freedos-user] re: FDOS boot

2006-01-06 Thread Ray Davison
DEVICE rather than DEVICEHIGH, still only one drive. Ray --- This SF.net email is sponsored by: Splunk Inc. Do you grep through log files for problems? Stop! Download the new AJAX search engine that makes searching your log files as easy

[Freedos-user] Install CD won't

2006-04-25 Thread Ray Davison
I have a CD made from the ISO. The readme identifies it as: b9 #2 30 Nov 2005. During install the kernel version is 0.0.35. Is this the most recent? It gets to Uncompressing and loading UPXed CPI (CPX). And then Invalid Opcode... Anyone understand this? Ray

[Freedos-user] Multiple CD\DVD drives

2006-05-16 Thread Ray Davison
What drivers are available that will handle multiple CD\DVD drives and what switches are appropriate? I am currently using Oak and Shcdx because Oak is the only one I have been able to get to see more than one drive. TY Ray --- Using

Re: [Freedos-user] why make partitions hidden?

2006-06-07 Thread Ray Davison
Magic. It works fine on the current XP. On my laptop I used it to shrink the default full drive, single partition down to 10G and add several other types. It is also my backup system. I copy the boot partitions to another HDD. Ray ___ Freedos-user

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.0 in the news...

2006-07-04 Thread Ray Davison
a shell. I don't use it any more but I still have the batch file to run it. In one of my older machines it was run from autoexec.bat. The line is still there but remed. Ray Using Tomcat but need to do more? Need to support web services, security? Get stuff done quickly with pre-integrated

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.0 in the news...

2006-07-04 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: No, it is just a shell. I don't use it any more but I still have the batch file to run it. In one of my older machines it was run from autoexec.bat. The line is still there but remed. I moved from MSDOS to DRDOS when V6 came out and never used MSDOS again. WFWG

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.0 in the news...

2006-07-06 Thread Ray Davison
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[Freedos-user] UNRAR

2007-04-19 Thread Ray Davison
My questions are general but were prompted by _d32.rar. Why the underline at the front on the name? Can you point me to an unrar utility that will work with DOS or OS\2. I have tried several and gotten nowhere. I can see the directory but cannot read or extract any of it. TY Ray

[Freedos-user] Install fail

2007-06-27 Thread Ray Davison
. How can I determine what did not get installed because of this? Is there a way to do an incremental install, that is, jump to a particular install page? Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored by DB2 Express Download DB2 Express

[Freedos-user] Install fail

2007-06-27 Thread Ray Davison
. How can I determine what did not get installed because of this? Is there a way to do an incremental install, that is, jump to a particular install page? The HDD does boot in that machine. Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored

Re: [Freedos-user] Install fail

2007-06-28 Thread Ray Davison
Eric Auer wrote: Then it tried to download further updates but failed to communicate with your ADSL router or similar device. Could it have reasonably been expected to succeed? If so, how to make it work. How can I determine what did not get installed because of this? I think the whole

[Freedos-user] SYS.COM

2007-08-19 Thread Ray Davison
I have 1.0 CD and boot floppy. I cannot find a SYS.COM. I found the DOCs for it on the CD. Where is the file? TY Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored by: Splunk Inc. Still grepping through log files to find problems

[Freedos-user] OS selectors

2007-08-19 Thread Ray Davison
. Or, someone could add HPFS support to the FreeDOS kernel. Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored by: Splunk Inc. Still grepping through log files to find problems? Stop. Now Search log events and configuration files using AJAX

[Freedos-user] 1.0 CD install hang

2007-08-22 Thread Ray Davison
FreeDOS 1.0 CD Page says; Wattcp.cfg Setup Menu It hangs at: Configuring through DHCP... I would skip this section if I knew how. Ideas? Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored by: Splunk Inc. Still grepping through log

Re: [Freedos-user] 1.0 CD install hang

2007-08-22 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: FreeDOS 1.0 CD Also, the make boot floppy item, didn't. It just took a readable disk and made it unreadable. The disk was in A:, and it complained that it couldn't read old info off B: Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] 1.0 CD install hang

2007-08-23 Thread Ray Davison
to be subdivided by functional area, and that is good. But, is there any way to skip an entire page without unchecking each individual item? A description of the page as a whole and a skip-page choice would be good. Ray

[Freedos-user] Partition layout

2007-08-30 Thread Ray Davison
, if they boot to their physical position. And that is the challenge. Booting FreeDOS 1.0, the W2K-D primary picks up the letter after any extended partitions. With DRDOS 7.01 Fat32, they hold their physical position. Ideas? Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] Partition layout

2007-08-31 Thread Ray Davison
. On this drive D and E get swapped. If I plug in the second HDD - which is a single extended - D is after that. So, I have first primary; C, then all extended, then second primary; D - ignoring the primaries that are Boot Manager and the extended shells. And Boot Manager is inert, C is active. Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] Partition layout

2007-08-31 Thread Ray Davison
swap drives 1 and 2 on it's display. That is rare, but it did happen. Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored by: Splunk Inc. Still grepping through log files to find problems? Stop. Now Search log events and configuration files

Re: [Freedos-user] I've created a glossy version of Blinky

2007-08-31 Thread Ray Davison
Aitor Santamaría wrote: It seems you're using some some oldish image-reader software... MS - Internet Explorer... It looks fine in Mozilla. Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored by: Splunk Inc. Still grepping through

Re: [Freedos-user] Partition layout

2007-08-31 Thread Ray Davison
partitions on the first HDD first :-) But it is NOT putting all primaries first. It is putting the second after all extendeds. Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored by: Splunk Inc. Still grepping through log files to find

[Freedos-user] CAD locks system

2007-09-05 Thread Ray Davison
FreeDOS 1.0 CAD locks the system, but does not reboot. It does it every time. Once I got a illegal something The rest had no indication on screen. Is this to be expected? TY Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored

Re: [Freedos-user] CAD locks system

2007-09-05 Thread Ray Davison
memory and CAD is OK. JEMMEX doesn't see to run. Everything loaded low. Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored by: Splunk Inc. Still grepping through log files to find problems? Stop. Now Search log events and configuration

[Freedos-user] Chkdsk

2007-09-11 Thread Ray Davison
Norton Disk Doctor from W2K says C: is OK. FreeDOS chkdsk c: produces a 40K file. All entries are: file has an invalid size. The only chkdsk bug I find is 1954. The problem stated in 1954 does not appear here. Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] Chkdsk

2007-09-11 Thread Ray Davison
The file I had was: 3 July 06 35380 File produced: 40290 The new file is: 3 July 06 92376 File produced: 40382 Same complaints. Here is a sample. \KERNEL.SYS has an invalid size, the size should be about 4294901760, but the entry says it's 45341 Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] Chkdsk

2007-09-11 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: The file I had was: 3 July 06 35380 File produced: 40290 The new file is: 3 July 06 92376 File produced: 40382 Same complaints. Here is a sample. \KERNEL.SYS has an invalid size, the size should be about 4294901760, but the entry says it's 45341 Both versions work OK

Re: [Freedos-user] Chkdsk

2007-09-11 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: chkdsk beta 0.9.1 works on A, C and D - the only FAT16 on this machine. Ray - This SF.net email is sponsored by: Microsoft Defy all challenges. Microsoft(R) Visual Studio 2005. http://clk.atdmt.com/MRT/go

Re: [Freedos-user] LFN

2008-02-15 Thread Ray Davison
Robert Riebisch wrote: Ray Davison wrote: Boot screen says: DOSLFN 0.40c Kernel is 20 Sept 07 Neither NC or VC 4.05 or DIR display LFNs. Don't know about NC, but only VC 4.99.08 supports LFN. You can also try http://www.ritlabs.com/en/products/dn/index.php?phrase_id=642999

Re: [Freedos-user] dual boot part 5.

2008-11-03 Thread Ray Davison
from a single extended. I have never needed more than one real primary. None of these things cost much and they put you in control. DRDOS has a boot selector that will select it or one version of W9X. I am surprised if FREEDOS doesn't have such a thing. Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] FDISK Format

2008-12-08 Thread Ray Davison
personal help in the form of custom scripts. And since the CD boots FreeDOS he has some understanding of that. I think everyone who works with drives should have this. And it is try-before-buy. Ray -- SF.Net email

Re: [Freedos-user] SATA optical

2008-12-10 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: I just noticed SHCD does not see the SATA optical. Is this to be expected? There is a PATA optical that is OK. Ray -- SF.Net email is Sponsored by MIX09, March 18-20, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Re: [Freedos-user] LFN

2008-12-11 Thread Ray Davison
. That gets me: DOSLFN 0.40e ( haft): enabled. Last error: 43 - Was that to be expected? I don't see any change in LFN access. Ray -- SF.Net email is Sponsored by MIX09, March 18-20, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Re: [Freedos-user] Can't find command.com

2008-12-11 Thread Ray Davison
Eric Auer wrote: Hi! I just noticed a MEM /c I ran on that HDD Feb 2008. Why do the available memory start out differently. There is small difference in total RAM size, but by then doesn't DOS not care? SYSTEM 17,344 (17K) 10,992 (11K) 6,352(6K) HIMEM

[Freedos-user] DOS UnRAR?

2008-12-11 Thread Ray Davison
Is there a DOS UNRAR somewhere I can get at? Every link I try, even tho it says DOS, takes me off into WinLand. This one looked hopeful, it mentioned FreeDOS, but is dead. http://www.bttr-software.de/misc/urar377d.zip. Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] Can't find command.com

2008-12-12 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: Eric Auer wrote: Try if updating LBACACHE helps: www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/dos/lbacache/2008/ Lbacache.com 6 Apr 2008; no apparent change if still without TUNS. Same lbcache, no TUNS, when I try to copy certain files I get: LBACACHE flush: write

Re: [Freedos-user] SATA optical

2008-12-12 Thread Ray Davison
where the BIOS does not make good use of UDMA speeds. QCDROM picked up only the SATA, and only if it was loaded first. And I still needed XCDROM for the PATA. And I never got SHSUCDX to pick them up. UIDE seems to work. It loads 7104, all upper. And both drives read. Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] Can't find command.com

2008-12-12 Thread Ray Davison
Any more thoughts on this? Ray Ray Davison wrote: Eric Auer wrote: Hi! I just noticed a MEM /c I ran on that HDD Feb 2008. Why do the available memory start out differently. There is small difference in total RAM size, but by then doesn't DOS not care? SYSTEM 17,344 (17K

Re: [Freedos-user] Poll and ideas compressed filesystem

2009-01-17 Thread Ray Davison
version to be ported but time and money to do that is scarce. So while I would like to see a real browser under DOS, if it doesn't include the current Flash it would be crippled, and maybe not worth the bother. Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] Poll and ideas compressed filesystem

2009-01-17 Thread Ray Davison
versions. Ray -- This SF.net email is sponsored by: SourcForge Community SourceForge wants to tell your story. http://p.sf.net/sfu/sf-spreadtheword ___ Freedos-user mailing list

Re: [Freedos-user] Purpose of dos...

2009-01-18 Thread Ray Davison
program that can still keep up. I actually think chasing numbers and letters around the screen with a mouse is not very efficient. I also have a printed circuit layout program. And I have to work real hard to crash DOS. Ray

[Freedos-user] Cannot find CD

2009-03-01 Thread Ray Davison
I just got a replacement laptop. I have a 1.0 CD and a 1G, USB, thumb drive that brings up what looks like the same menu as the CD. Both try to load XCDROM and report No CD-ROM to use. Of course the CD had to use the CD drive to get to that point. Any idea what is going on? Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] Cannot find CD

2009-03-03 Thread Ray Davison
://rugxulo.googlepages.com/eric-rugxulo288.zip And this link gets me not 4DOS but an ad for McAfee. http://4dos.z-bg.com/ Ray -- Open Source Business Conference (OSBC), March 24-25, 2009, San Francisco, CA -OSBC tackles

Re: [Freedos-user] Cannot find CD

2009-03-03 Thread Ray Davison
Eric Auer wrote: Drivers like gcdrom alone only give low-level CD/DVD, no ISO9660. The CD/DVD is SATA. Since I didn't find xgcdrom I tried gcdrom. Seems to work. What benefit would I see with xgcdrom? Ray -- Open

Re: [Freedos-user] Cannot find CD

2009-03-03 Thread Ray Davison
drives without having to decide which driver you want to install. So where do I find it xgcdrom? Ray -- Open Source Business Conference (OSBC), March 24-25, 2009, San Francisco, CA -OSBC tackles the biggest issue in open

Re: [Freedos-user] freedos on usb

2009-03-10 Thread Ray Davison
ramin wrote: Hi I saw that it was possible to run freedos from a usb. I have two thumb drives that I cloned from a boot floppy with the HP utility. On my laptop - which has no A: - they both work, but one boots as A: and the other as C:. I am going to keep the A:. Ray

[Freedos-user] IHPFS

2009-06-06 Thread Ray Davison
the place in the physical order? Ray -- OpenSolaris 2009.06 is a cutting edge operating system for enterprises looking to deploy the next generation of Solaris that includes the latest innovations from Sun and the OpenSource

[Freedos-user] New kernel install floppy won't boot

2009-06-13 Thread Ray Davison
The boot process identifies all the HDD partitions then: Incorrect DOS version Bad or missing Command Interpreter: command.com /P /E:256 Enter . Suggestions? Ray -- Crystal Reports - New Free Runtime and 30 Day

Re: [Freedos-user] New kernel install floppy won't boot

2009-06-13 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: The boot process identifies all the HDD partitions then: Incorrect DOS version Bad or missing Command Interpreter: command.com /P /E:256 Enter . The floppy had a 2003 Command.com. The bat went looking for a copy of command.com on the HDD and that is what it found

Re: [Freedos-user] New kernel install floppy won't boot

2009-06-13 Thread Ray Davison
Bernd Blaauw wrote: How was the bootdisk created? The included bat. See my previous post where I described the fix. Ray -- Crystal Reports - New Free Runtime and 30 Day Trial Check out the new simplified

Re: [Freedos-user] Fwd: Announcement: New DOS USB Drivers

2009-07-03 Thread Ray Davison
with transfer rates. Re-phrasing: all I have seen hav EHCI, but over randomly U/OHCI. Do you agree with this? Is this is what you mean by multiple versions of USB? This is typical of every machine I am currently running. http://picasaweb.google.com/raydav94/ScreenShots#5354425912188006754 Ray

[Freedos-user] OSO001.MSG

2009-09-10 Thread Ray Davison
I just defraged C:, and now executing attrib - with or without parameters - yields; SYS0318: Message file OSO001.MSG cannot be found for message . Why? Ray -- Let Crystal Reports handle the reporting - Free

Re: [Freedos-user] dualboot systems

2009-12-03 Thread Ray Davison
have any LVM. All my HDDs are front panel plug-in and LVM makes it difficult to swap drives; they have to be mounted. With that as a starting point can I put Linux on a logical(s)? Ray -- Join us December 9, 2009

Re: [Freedos-user] Network adapter.

2009-12-16 Thread Ray Davison
in OS/2. I have at least six 8139 cards from a couple vendors. The driver not only works with those but has worked with several later 8xxx chips on motherboards. I expect it to work as well with DOS, assuming this particular driver does work. Ray

[Freedos-user] FreeDOS on flatscreen

2010-01-18 Thread Ray Davison
I recently swapped my wife's CRT for a used 20, IBM ThinkVision. The image is shifted up about an inch which puts a pull-down bar off-screen. Win and eCS (OS/2) are OK. Ideas? Ray -- Throughout its 18-year history

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS on flatscreen

2010-01-21 Thread Ray Davison
Felix Miata wrote: On 2010/01/18 15:00 (GMT-0800) Ray Davison composed: I recently swapped my wife's CRT for a used 20, IBM ThinkVision. The image is shifted up about an inch which puts a pull-down bar off-screen. Win and eCS (OS/2) are OK. Ideas? Push the button on the display

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS on flatscreen

2010-01-22 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: So far I have not found such a button, and Google is no help. OK, OK, so there is a button. And it even works. Thank you all Ray -- Throughout its 18-year history, RSA Conference consistently

[Freedos-user] Print server

2010-03-01 Thread Ray Davison
Is it possible to get DOS to use a print server such as this? http://tinyurl.com/ykf3raz TY Ray -- Download Intel#174; Parallel Studio Eval Try the new software tools for yourself. Speed compiling, find bugs proactively

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2010-06-28 Thread Ray Sheehan
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[Freedos-user] 4DOS internal stack overflow

2010-10-20 Thread Ray Davison
I got that message running: 4DOS ATTRIB /A:-A -H -R -S /D /S *.* on a 14G FAT32 partition about 66% full. It was at the end of the screen display. I assume the operation terminated early. What does it imply? Ray

[Freedos-user] CHKDSK on floppy

2011-05-12 Thread Ray Davison
This is CHKDSK beta 0.9.1 If there is a sub-directory present on a floppy, CHKDSK report seems normal. If there is no sub-directory - whether or not there are files: Assertion failed: size, file bitfield.c, line 34 Abnormal program termination Is this to be expected? Ray

[Freedos-user] if not exist MD XXX

2011-05-12 Thread Ray Davison
Is there such a batch command? Ray -- Achieve unprecedented app performance and reliability What every C/C++ and Fortran developer should know. Learn how Intel has extended the reach of its next-generation tools to help

Re: [Freedos-user] dos backups in the 21st century?

2011-08-19 Thread Ray Davison
you want to copy, boot - the racks are hot swappable, the OSs are not - , run DFSee, select the partition(s) or drive to be copied, and go to lunch. Restore just reverses the process. Ray -- Get a FREE DOWNLOAD

Re: [Freedos-user] dos backups in the 21st century?

2011-08-25 Thread Ray Davison
James Hahn wrote: Hello Ray, Thanks for sharing pictures of your setup. It's a real fascinating setup. Other than a duplicating machine, what function does it serve while connected to your network? It is primarily a storage box. In it's normal mode it has one boot/app drive, three

Re: [Freedos-user] USB Support

2012-05-02 Thread Ray Davison
Mark LaPierre wrote: Hey Y'all, Does FreeDOS provide support for USB ports? The DFSee boot CD runs FreeDOS. It can access thumb drives and USB connected HDDs. Dies that prove anything where you are concerned? Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] hard drive question?

2012-11-13 Thread Ray Davison
and Acronis. Ray -- Monitor your physical, virtual and cloud infrastructure from a single web console. Get in-depth insight into apps, servers, databases, vmware, SAP, cloud infrastructure, etc. Download 30-day Free

Re: [Freedos-user] hard drive question?

2012-11-13 Thread Ray Davison
partitions on it. 286, DOS 3.3. Ray -- Monitor your physical, virtual and cloud infrastructure from a single web console. Get in-depth insight into apps, servers, databases, vmware, SAP, cloud infrastructure, etc. Download 30

Re: [Freedos-user] Change dos gray-on-black default colour settings

2013-02-13 Thread Ray Davison
nothing at the time; PC Mag I think. So I can probably share it. Ray -- Free Next-Gen Firewall Hardware Offer Buy your Sophos next-gen firewall before the end March 2013 and get the hardware for free! Learn more. http

[Freedos-user] if not exist?

2013-02-14 Thread Ray Davison
Is there something like this in FD? IF NOT EXIST X:\ZZZ MD X:\ZZZ Everything in front of the MD is ignored, and there is an error if X:\ZZZ does exist. TY Ray -- Free Next-Gen Firewall Hardware Offer Buy your Sophos

Re: [Freedos-user] if not exist?

2013-02-14 Thread Ray Davison
Eric Auer wrote: Yes of course: Type if /? to see how it should work. I wondered thru the batch area but did not try that. IF NOT EXIST X:\ZZZ\NUL MKDIR X:\ZZZ OK that works. TY Ray -- Free Next-Gen Firewall

[Freedos-user] Load file sys driver in dconfig.sys?

2014-05-03 Thread Ray Davison
Is it possible to load an exe file system driver in dconfig.sys? I have a DOS HPFS driver that works OK, but I would like it to get a drive letter before the DVDs. What is available for reading NTFS used in WXP, W7? TY Ray

Re: [Freedos-user] Load file sys driver in dconfig.sys?

2014-05-04 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: Is it possible to load an exe file system driver in dconfig.sys? I have a DOS HPFS driver that works OK, but I would like it to get a drive letter before the DVDs. What is available for reading NTFS used in WXP, W7? Let me explain the actual task. I have FreeDOS and two

Re: [Freedos-user] (no subject)

2014-05-15 Thread Ray Davison
of cross-platform access; everything can use FAT32, share data, and perform maintenance. Ray -- Accelerate Dev Cycles with Automated Cross-Browser Testing - For FREE Instantly run your Selenium tests across 300+ browser/OS

[Freedos-user] 1.1 new install, no boot

2014-09-03 Thread Ray Davison
Create boot floppy; Bad command or file name - I:\FreeDOS\3rdParty\extract FAT12 System transferred Floppy no-boot. Install to HDD; Reboot After boot from CD, blinking cursor at left margin Ideas? TY Ray -- Slashdot

Re: [Freedos-user] 1.1 new install, no boot

2014-09-04 Thread Ray Davison
Ray Davison wrote: Install to HDD; Reboot After boot from CD, blinking cursor at left margin I chose selection 1, copy DOS to MBR - or some such. Ray -- Slashdot TV. Video for Nerds. Stuff that matters. http

Re: [Freedos-user] 1.1 new install, no boot

2014-09-17 Thread Ray Davison
and COMMAND, I'll take it from there. Ray -- Want excitement? Manually upgrade your production database. When you want reliability, choose Perforce Perforce version control. Predictably reliable. http://pubads.g.doubleclick.net

[Freedos-user] Some app functions don't work

2017-03-04 Thread Ray Davison
reeDOS 1.1 "out-of-the-box", from the top line of the menu. Anything I should look at? Ray -- Check out the vibrant tech community on one of the world's most engaging tech sites, SlashDot.org! http

[Freedos-user] Some app functions don't work

2017-05-06 Thread Ray Davison
From: Ray Davison <ray...@charter.net> I have an accounting app from the early 90s. I first ran it under DRDOS and then FreeDOS for about a decade. I have looked at many other accounting apps but have not found anything that works better for me. The primary functions have always worke

Re: [Freedos-user] Would you use a native 32/64-bit FreeDOS/BIOS system?

2018-01-18 Thread Ray Davison
laptop sitting at my elbow. So I am just hopping to keep the current stuff running. Ray -- Check out the vibrant tech community on one of the world's most engaging tech sites, Slashdot.org! http://sdm.link/slashdot

[Freedos-user] FreeDOS screen refresh in a VM

2018-11-01 Thread Ray Lopez
I've got an unusual issue that I've been trying to solve for several days but have had no luck. Running FreeDOS in a QEMU-based VM, on a Xen hypervisor (it's actually the Qubes OS) I managed to get it all installed and it runs well except for one problem:  Screen refresh is too slow, even