Re: [Freedos-user] [OT] DRM and Free Software...the perspective of the OpenGEM chap

2006-03-28 Thread chris evans
I think these issues are really important to all Free Software development. FreeDOS (for instance) does not really help spread multimedia and therefore is largely excluded from the DRM conversation. Who defines this assumed trust in software? The user of the manufacturer? The way I see it the

Re: [Freedos-user] [OT] DRM and Free Software...the perspective of the OpenGEM chap

2006-03-28 Thread chris evans
Well, they could stamp all purchased music and stuff with a digital ID and if it is played back on the other computer user has to verify identity with purchaser ID. BruceIrving wrote: That is a very thoughtful and interesting article, Shane. We need more information of this type and, you

Re: [Freedos-user] EMM386 causes Ctrl-Alt-Del to fail with some video cards

2006-04-14 Thread chris evans
It probally general protection fault interaction between the vesa 3.0 video driver and the memory mapped regions that video card wants to access. Have EMM386 exclude the memory area a000-h. --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ John Hupp wrote: Hello, all. Here is another issue arising

Re: [Freedos-user] Customizing Startup Files

2006-05-18 Thread chris evans
Well, I tought you only want to specify stacks if the program you are loading doesnt have a stack segment of it own. Arkady V.Belousov wrote: No so. When dealing many years with stacks=0,0, I found only only AT386 refurbished machine, which hangs with this setting at loading Win3.1.

Re: [Freedos-user] Customizing Startup Files

2006-05-18 Thread chris evans
That is true, ss:sp will always be set to some address. I seen programs that don't initialize SS:SP at start. In that case one would think that would default to whatever was set prior to it being run (i.e. Dos stack). Even though the linker will emit a warning 'No Stack'. if the program

[Freedos-user] C compilers.

2006-05-22 Thread chris evans
Could anyone suggest any good DOS ANSI C compilers for dos (Freedos and PCDOS 7)? prefer freeware. The BCC and Turbo C (2.01) I have is outdated. and DJGPP is locking up at link stage (paths are correct... weird). --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/

Re: [Freedos-user] C compilers.

2006-05-23 Thread chris evans
Their purchase system on the website doesnt work for me, times out on visa transx. (tried this in 2004 and gave up) When I am on the gibibit lan this weekend I'll see if I can d/l it then. --chris Blair Campbell wrote: Sorry for the garbage. In the OpenWatcom site, I only find the installer

Re: [Freedos-user] (no subject)

2006-05-25 Thread chris evans
Whats that for? --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: [EMAIL PROTECTED] --- All the advantages of Linux Managed Hosting--Without the Cost and Risk! Fully trained technicians. The highest number of Red Hat

[Freedos-user] Partition order

2006-06-03 Thread chris evans
I always still wonder what the best order of partition types to use. and have settled on in order (quadboot): 200mb NXDOS testing partition (E:), DOS 2gb FAT16 (C:), 4-5gb WINXP NTFS (D:), Linux swap, Boot, and Root in that order. Curious is it better to put swap parts at end of

Re: [Freedos-user] winmodems

2006-06-09 Thread chris evans
The guys ta linmodems.org have got some OSS drivers to work with winmodems under linux. Maybe something opensource can be ported to dos as a .sys file. --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ Geraldo Netto wrote: Hi It is because it is a winmodem (i have one) AFAIK, DOS doesn't support

Re: [Freedos-user] winmodems

2006-06-10 Thread chris evans
So how much actual hardware is there left on a winmodem then? Is it all just a ADC/DAC line converter/amp and nothing else,, not even I/O port address lines to it? --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ Arkady V.Belousov wrote: Then this .sys driver should (1) emulate hardware UART and

Re: [Freedos-user] Installation Problem - PANIC: MCB chain corrupted System halted

2006-06-15 Thread chris evans
Candidate for kernel bug of the month perhaps? some underlying malloc() call that way prog handles memory block integrity of the structures and become damaged. Step through config.sys/autoexec.bat to see the bad wolf and remove it.. --chris Arkady V.Belousov wrote: Hi! 5-Июн-2006 11:48

Re: [Freedos-user] Want to read FreeDOS mails in a sensible order

2006-06-16 Thread chris evans
Arkady V.Belousov wrote: NNTP is only one protocol to distribute lists. And distribution over email has its own advantages (for example, no depends from TCP/IP). Eh? email use 110/25 pop/smtp and AFIAK those use tcp/udp. ___ Freedos-user

Re: [Freedos-user] Want to read FreeDOS mails in a sensible order

2006-06-17 Thread chris evans
Hmm, what does the transport mechanism do with message sorting? Arkady V.Belousov wrote: Hi! 16-Июн-2006 18:12 [EMAIL PROTECTED] (chris evans) wrote to freedos-user@lists.sourceforge.net: NNTP is only one protocol to distribute lists. And distribution over email has its own advantages

Re: [Freedos-user] fdos install to f:

2006-06-21 Thread chris evans
You have to have bios that support USB disks at boot time through INT13H. If not then there be a usbaspi driver on the web... IIRC.. forgot web address. --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ Anders Jansson wrote: Hello, I want to install FreeDos to a 128 Mb compactFlash card on F:, for use

Re: [Freedos-user] fdos install to f:

2006-06-21 Thread chris evans
Ahh, here it is : http://www.bootdisk.com/usb.htm All the advantages of Linux Managed Hosting--Without the Cost and Risk! Fully trained technicians. The highest number of Red Hat certifications in the hosting industry. Fanatical Support. Click to learn more

Re: [Freedos-user] DOS GUI opinions

2006-07-05 Thread chris evans
'Cuz, I havnt worked it in years, if someone want to take menu.pas for ideas. If ppl want I can try to get vp/2 dosshell working again. --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ John Hupp wrote: Picking up on this thread, which is of continuing interest, at least to me! I said originally that

Re: [Freedos-user] Do not forget to update your kernel (Re: Wrote anarticle...)

2006-07-27 Thread Chris Evans
I'll update and commit nxdos kernel source to cvs when dos-mem.asm is woking right/. I can log into cvs with tortise using win32. I have to re-install as I reinstalled winxp onthe laptop. --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ - Original Message - From: Eric Auer [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Freedos-user] Uninstaller?

2006-07-29 Thread Chris Evans
FORTRAN smilin' at me, nothing but FORTRAN do I see. COBOL, take it away, nothin' but FORTRAN for me today. Never saw the bits flowin' so right, gettin' together, makin' a byte. Gettin' my answers, quick as a flash, system is hummin', never a crash... With FORTRAN, always bug free, don't need no

Re: [Freedos-user] Uninstaller?

2006-07-30 Thread Chris Evans
does. I have never tried UNINSTALL, but perhaps it had saved already the bootsector so that you can come back to normal. Its pair is called DELOLDOS, which I suppose would remove that bootsector. Just speculating, I don't think it would remove the files (btw to Chris Evans: I would use DELTREE

Re: [Freedos-user] Uninstaller?

2006-07-30 Thread Chris Evans
the bootsector so that you can come back to normal. Its pair is called DELOLDOS, which I suppose would remove that bootsector. Just speculating, I don't think it would remove the files (btw to Chris Evans: I would use DELTREE and not ERASE). About languages: there's a software contribution

Re: [Freedos-user] Updated 1.0 Testing CD

2006-08-03 Thread Chris Evans
://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ http://www.aotksc.com/ -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Blair Campbell Sent: Wednesday, August 02, 2006 11:35 PM To: freedos-user@lists.sourceforge.net Subject: Re: [Freedos-user] Updated 1.0 Testing CD On 8/2/06, Chris Evans

Re: [Freedos-user] 1.0 Just around the corner.

2006-08-13 Thread Chris Evans
Hmm, Make sure it never formats/fdisks a partition with out the users express permission. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Blair Campbell Sent: Friday, August 11, 2006 12:29 AM To: FreeDOS Devel; FreeDOS User Subject: [Freedos-user] 1.0 Just

Re: [Freedos-user] Incorrect DOS version even with Version=6.22

2006-08-20 Thread Chris Evans
What share.exe they using? why not use the one listed on http://www.freedos.org/cgi-bin/freedos-lsm.cgi?q=fa=base/share.lsm ? Software should never be allowed to dig into someone elses data with out permission first, nasty bugs will develop as such better to stick with api input/output. Or did

Re: [Freedos-user] Is Freedos a good OS?

2006-08-22 Thread Chris Evans
You can make a covox/dac (amp) and plug it into the printer port 8bit audio to speaker heh play the notes/freq. right out of the printer I/O lines. If you want I can digitize the circuit plan and email it to you. As I am basically new to the world of DOS, how easy is it to adapt the sound card

Re: [Freedos-user] On to FreeDOS 2.0...

2007-05-15 Thread chris evans
Freedos needs to remain backwards compatible with 8086 cpu. Perhaps, a protected mode 386/486 kernel can be made and allow user or real mode kernel to decide (autodetect) which to use at boot up. --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ Florian Xaver [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:the

Re: [Freedos-user] Next freedos version...

2007-05-24 Thread chris evans
Crynwr pkt driver collection sources are good for porting to other drivers. Atleast that is the use I find of them :) 1/3rd of the source for network.asm I nxdos comes from crynwr. Unless you have a specific need to connect to to novell network servers then tcp/ip should be fine. They

[Freedos-user] FYI -- FreeDos 1.0 CD available from cheapbytes.com!

2007-06-01 Thread chris evans
For those that dont want to download the CDROM ISO image, cheapbytes.com is selling it on a CD-R for $4.99/ea. Cheapbytes is located out of Lodi California, it is a good place to get linux stuff. http://shop.cheapbytes.com/cgi-bin/cart/0070011455 --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/

Re: [Freedos-user] Strongly recommended reading...

2007-06-06 Thread chris evans
But of course it is always good to remember that we have to remind ourselves to write good code in open source. Because we are not paid for FreeDOS, there is no quality control dept either. On the other hand, there could be one - working with volunteers, just like our software devel dept :-).

Re: [Freedos-user] Installed on top of WinMe: system unusable.

2007-06-07 Thread chris evans
3) Two crashes in the first two minutes: No crashes since the re-install. My conclusion is that FreeDOS can't easily share a parition with Win9x. Real mode msdos was discontinued in WinMe/NT/2k/XP. The problm I had when installing freedos on an existing win partition is that it had tendancy to

Re: [Freedos-user] new dos network driver collection, sioux free dos web server

2007-06-23 Thread chris evans
http://www.aotksc.com/img-bin/f-x747w.jpg - Original Message From: Eric Auer [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: freedos-user@lists.sourceforge.net Sent: Friday, June 22, 2007 11:36:07 AM Subject: [Freedos-user] new dos network driver collection, sioux free dos web server Hi all, forwarding some

[Freedos-user] Sabrent USB 2.0 TV Tuner/Video Capture Box

2007-06-30 Thread chris evans
Is there a DOS USB driver for FreeDOS (beta9) to access the video/audio stream and either display on vga/speakers or save a a avi or mpeg4? I gunna buy it on monday, but I just thinking ahead. --chris http://www.aotksc.com/

Re: [Freedos-user] Tesxt mode Screen-grabber

2007-07-04 Thread chris evans
Hi, This might work for you, it is a text to ascii capturer. you could in theory modify to save the textattr byte to a ansi prefix so you get the colors. Note, only works on CGA/mode 3 or better. http://www.aotksc.com/dmsoft/grab10.zip --chris http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ - Original

Re: [Freedos-user] Can't even get started!

2007-07-08 Thread chris evans
http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/distributions/1.0/fdfullcd.iso Did you try to right click and choose save-as? that way web browser wont try to display it on screen. A free software project can only do so much and is only as good of those that participate in the process

Re: [Freedos-user] details on free software

2007-07-20 Thread chris evans
1.what are the various tools commonly used in free software or open source projects to track different versions? Bugzilla, I believe. http://www.bugzilla.org/ 2.what is a patch? how does it work?what is its complimentary tool? Patches are used to when you need to lay off the bong. Usually

Re: [Freedos-user] Partition layout

2007-08-31 Thread chris evans
Better to label your drive volumes to something other than obscure or drive letters, like DATA, or your name. that way when you in a fdisk program or other OS you can see what is what and not cause an accident. Curious, I thought that the DOS will only point C: to the first primary found?

Re: [Freedos-user] Partition layout

2007-09-03 Thread chris evans
All labels are unique and contain the drive letter. Do you consider DOS, W2K and Warp4 to be obscure? Also every partition has a directory of the form 1_Name_X where X is the drive letter. The one forces it to sort at the top. So from any HDD utility or directory listing I know the

[Freedos-user] (no subject)

2007-09-09 Thread chris evans
Anyway to detect com port settings instead of hard code the settings for which one the modem is plugged to ?? .. eset NOFRODO_NOW Y /C if errorlevel 2 if not errorlevel 3 goto b001 CD\DOORS\ACTS acts.exe /S /C:%2 /B:%1 /T:%3 /N:%4 REM/S is sysop mode /C:[comport] /B:[baudrate]

Re: [Freedos-user] Dos help on FreeDos

2007-09-17 Thread chris evans
I recommend : Writing MSDOS device drivers, Robert Lai. The MSDOS HandBook, Sybex. DOS 5 techniques and utilities, ZD Press Dissecting DOS, Podanoffsky Villanis Freedos Kernel --chris http://www.aotksc.com/ - Original Message From: john s wolter [EMAIL PROTECTED] To:

Re: [Freedos-user] Announce: DESTROY version 2.3 file wiper for DOS

2007-09-23 Thread chris evans
@echo off echo echo w4ck1ng.. :) nice program you g0tz:) echo type ctrl-c to when full :wipedel echo \$.$$$ goto wipedel del \$.$$$ :exit --chris http://www.aotksc.com/ - Original Message From: MegaBrutal [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: freedos-user@lists.sourceforge.net Sent: Sunday,

Re: [Freedos-user] announcements

2007-10-20 Thread chris evans
Assembly language, with a good toolbox.asm but yeah you gain plus in cntrol, but coding effort goes down +9d7 in karma points. :) --chris http://www.aotksc.com/ - Original Message From: Jim Hall [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: freedos-user@lists.sourceforge.net Sent: Saturday, October 20, 2007

Re: [Freedos-user] hard drive question?

2012-11-11 Thread Chris Evans
There re two modes on. Uefi system, bios-MBr and uefi-gpt The mbr approach is limited to 2.2tb and other can support Larger that that, I not sure if it uses a special uefi sys partition To load the firmware ,, -Chris Http://digitalatoll.com/ On Sunday, November 11, 2012, Bernd Blaauw wrote: Op

[Freedos-user] Grub4dos

2012-11-17 Thread Chris Evans
How does grub4dos boot a custom kernel image ? -Chris Http://nxdos.sourceforge.net/ -- Monitor your physical, virtual and cloud infrastructure from a single web console. Get in-depth insight into apps, servers, databases,

Re: [Freedos-user] CPU temperature

2012-11-18 Thread Chris Evans
There is no standard way to read that data since it is motherboard specific. Maybe IPMI but i am not sure. -chris http://digitalatoll.com/ On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 10:20 AM, Marcos Favero Florence de Barros fav...@mpcnet.com.br wrote: Hi, Do we have a DOS utility to show CPU temperature

Re: [Freedos-user] CPU temperature

2012-11-18 Thread Chris Evans
I looking around on my server and i found this maybe it can help ftp://digitalatoll.com/CODING/C/CPU_TEMP.C looks incomplete though -chris http://digitalatoll.com/ On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 10:20 AM, Marcos Favero Florence de Barros fav...@mpcnet.com.br wrote: Hi, Do we have a DOS utility

Re: [Freedos-user] CPU temperature

2012-11-18 Thread Chris Evans
ftp://digitalatoll.com/DMSOFT/cputemp.tar.gz I wrote this for linux, I think you have to have AMD acpi driver installed though. I still looking for the I/O address for cputemp so i can make a dos version. -chris http://digitalatoll.com/ On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 10:20 AM, Marcos Favero Florence

Re: [Freedos-user] CPU temperature

2012-11-18 Thread Chris Evans
ftp://digitalatoll.com/DMSOFT/cputemp.zip There is my attempt to make a DOS version Not sure if it works, since it returns 255 on this laptop -chris http://digitalatoll.com/ On Sun, Nov 18, 2012 at 10:20 AM, Marcos Favero Florence de Barros fav...@mpcnet.com.br wrote: Hi, Do we have a

Re: [Freedos-user] CPU temperature

2012-11-18 Thread Chris Evans
I'll still look for a acpi temperature programming guide, It was a guess though. On Sunday, November 18, 2012, Marcos Favero Florence de Barros wrote: Hi Chris, ftp://digitalatoll.com/DMSOFT/cputemp.zip There is my attempt to make a DOS version Not sure if it works, since it returns 255

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS bootable CD image sought

2012-11-24 Thread Chris Evans
Amazon.com has USB powered floppy drives for 13$ Maybe put together a freedos boot floppy with said program on it And run it from there On Saturday, November 24, 2012, bruce.bowman tds.net wrote: winxpfix.zip and videoprt.zip have both been tried and neither of them work. They might provide

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS bootable CD image sought

2012-11-27 Thread Chris Evans
The possible reason you didn't make any money off our shareware biz is that people back then were Not sure if they would receive the full version for the money sent, scams On Tuesday, November 27, 2012, bruce.bowman tds.net wrote: Just a few replies... I think it was written in Turbo C++

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS bootable CD image sought

2012-11-27 Thread Chris Evans
I got turboc on my server at FTP://digitalatoll.com/PUB/ELITE/WAREZ/ On Tuesday, November 27, 2012, Rugxulo wrote: Hi, On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 2:01 PM, bruce.bowman tds.net bruce.bow...@tds.net javascript:; wrote: I think it was written in Turbo C++ 3.0. It's been awhile. I've

Re: [Freedos-user] hunting a program?

2012-12-18 Thread Chris Evans
Maybe Nettamer.net Doslynx Arachne? On Tuesday, December 18, 2012, Karen Lewellen wrote: HI folks, I have seen it referenced a few times here, although the last incident I remember was not on this list. it is a networking /Internet package, and its creator prides himself on getting very

Re: [Freedos-user] freedos-98

2012-12-19 Thread Chris Evans
why install win98?if the computer is specd for it, install freedos, and then install ubuntu and dual boot between the two. and use wine for windows stuff. On Dec 19, 2012, at 1:36 PM, kurt godel wrote: The grub4dos approach is the best, since you can boot anything with it; if that

Re: [Freedos-user] Stack overflow

2012-12-20 Thread Chris Evans
wouldnt using memset() be better ? On Dec 20, 2012, at 10:24 AM, Santiago Almenara wrote: Hello list: I am having Stack Overflow problems with this simple code under FreeDOS and OpenWatcom: #include stdio.h char a[8192]; int main() { int i; char b[8192];

Re: [Freedos-user] CD-DVD ROM drıve

2013-01-03 Thread Chris Evans
You need a cd/DVD rom driver that supports your drive Installed in config.sys If you want I can send you some drivers for highspeed driver Let me know.. -Chris Http://digitalatoll.com On Thursday, January 3, 2013, TuLithu wrote: Last night I installed FreeDOS on my HP Pavilion g series

Re: [Freedos-user] Log in at C prompt

2013-01-07 Thread Chris Evans
Delete dos partition with fdisk and then use zeleps.com partition resizer to move resize the win98 partition On Monday, January 7, 2013, Russell Benson wrote: How do uninstall from the hard drive or is it a full format. I have windows 98SE on the same drive that I loaded FreeDos onto.

Re: [Freedos-user] Backspace

2013-01-13 Thread Chris Evans
Figure out how to map the backspace key to ^H and Appropriate code for del in xterm these are menu options On Sunday, January 13, 2013, Thomas D. Dean wrote: I use either minicom or gtkterm to communicate with FreeDOS. Everything seems to work Ok, except I cannot use backspace or delete.

Re: [Freedos-user] Hex editor for DOS

2013-01-14 Thread Chris Evans
Hiew.exe. Hackers viewer for dos runs in freedos pretty well On Monday, January 14, 2013, bruce.bowman tds.net wrote: Can anyone advise on one? Looking for something that can do insertions of several-byte strings, not just byte replacement. Must run in FreeDOS. I already use XVI for Windoze.

[Freedos-user] New program - hexed.zip

2013-02-10 Thread Chris Evans
I just made a hex viewer and editor for DOS, I still have to debug it, so if you find any bugs in it let me know. I made this as I needed a small hexeditor/viewer, and this fits the bill. http://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/hexed.zip

Re: [Freedos-user] New program - hexed.zip

2013-02-11 Thread Chris Evans
I updated it so it use malloc(), it should load files that are as big as largest conventional ram avail in DOS now. No more 32K barrier... I am curious why textcolor() isnt working right in dosemu. http://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/hexed.zip

Re: [Freedos-user] New program - hexed.zip

2013-02-11 Thread Chris Evans
I think I will choose gplv3 for it On Feb 11, 2013 10:27 AM, Jim Hall jh...@freedos.org wrote: On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 2:31 AM, Chris Evans aaxiomfin...@gmail.com wrote: I updated it so it use malloc(), it should load files that are as big as largest conventional ram avail in DOS now

Re: [Freedos-user] New program - hexed.zip

2013-02-11 Thread Chris Evans
software license, then we can opt to mirror it at the FreeDOS files archive, and I'll happily mention it on our website and on our twitter. Thanks! -jh On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 12:39 PM, Chris Evans aaxiomfin...@gmail.com wrote: I think I will choose gplv3 for it Hi Chris, I'm curious if you

Re: [Freedos-user] New program - hexed.zip

2013-02-11 Thread Chris Evans
http://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/hexed10a.zip I updated it it now has a find function, it will search for text string from current position -- Free Next-Gen Firewall Hardware Offer Buy your Sophos next-gen firewall

Re: [Freedos-user] New program - hexed.zip

2013-02-12 Thread Chris Evans
I Made it so it will not load more than of dos memory available. http://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/hexed10c.zip -- Free Next-Gen Firewall Hardware Offer Buy your Sophos next-gen firewall before the end March 2013

Re: [Freedos-user] New program - hexed.zip

2013-02-13 Thread Chris Evans
I added the color config option let me know if it works... also it will not load more than avail ram bugfixed that one. http://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/hexed10e.zip On 02/13/2013 07:36 AM, sakura kinomoto wrote: Thank you for your program Some feauture-request: color settings; please, make

Re: [Freedos-user] New program - hexed.zip

2013-02-13 Thread Chris Evans
I put HexEd up on sourceforge.net so others can join and work on the source code too (using git)... https://sourceforge.net/projects/doshexed/ -- Free Next-Gen Firewall Hardware Offer Buy your Sophos next-gen firewall

Re: [Freedos-user] if not exist?

2013-02-14 Thread Chris Evans
If that doesn't work then a exist.c should be made that friend 1 errorlevel if so let me know and I make it On Feb 14, 2013 4:17 PM, Ray Davison ray...@charter.net wrote: 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

Re: [Freedos-user] if not exist?

2013-02-14 Thread Chris Evans
Here is a program you can call from batch file http://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/exist.zip exist X:\ZZZ if errorlevel 0 goto itexists echo it doesnt exist goto end :itexists echo it exists! :end On 02/14/2013 04:15 PM, Ray Davison wrote: Is there something like this in FD?

Re: [Freedos-user] if not exist? / Garbo's TSBAT

2013-02-14 Thread Chris Evans
For those that cant use the NUL trick they can use exist.exe it will check for dir and file name and return errorlevel. http://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/exist.zip -- Free Next-Gen Firewall Hardware Offer Buy your

Re: [Freedos-user] if not exist? / Garbo's TSBAT

2013-02-16 Thread Chris Evans
Updated it, now compiles under gcc on linux and freedos using Borland C... http://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/exist.zip -- The Go Parallel Website, sponsored by Intel - in partnership with Geeknet, is your hub for all

Re: [Freedos-user] hexed10g.zip

2013-02-17 Thread Chris Evans
doshexed - HexEd v1.0g new version released this one works on #linux and #freedos http://sourceforge.net/projects/doshexed/files/ -- The Go Parallel Website, sponsored by Intel - in partnership with Geeknet, is your

Re: [Freedos-user] hexed10g.zip

2013-02-18 Thread Chris Evans
Fixed the coredump issue, still try to solve the pgup/pgdn/arrow key issue under linux. https://sourceforge.net/projects/doshexed/files/ On 02/18/2013 12:05 AM, escape wrote: Refused to work on openSUSE 12.2: ~bin/hexed HEXED v.1.1a (c) 2013 Christopher Robert Evans Segmentation fault

Re: [Freedos-user] hexed10g.zip

2013-02-18 Thread Chris Evans
http://sourceforge.net/projects/doshexed/files/ Under linux the terminal returns different multibyte sequences that dos does... I think I solved it. -- The Go Parallel Website, sponsored by Intel - in partnership with

Re: [Freedos-user] hexed10g.zip

2013-02-21 Thread Chris Evans
https://sourceforge.net/projects/doshexed/files/ version 1.1g I got the cut() function to work in linux but it doesn't work in dos, maybe someone else can figure it out . -chris http://digitalatoll.com/ -- Everyone

[Freedos-user] hexed12a.zip

2013-02-21 Thread Chris Evans
Okay, solved why the cut() function was not working in dos, the variables were set initially to some strange numbers, so I reset them to zero. https://sourceforge.net/projects/doshexed/files/ -- Everyone hates slow

[Freedos-user] Borland C++

2013-03-18 Thread Chris Evans
I just completed porting my mousetbx library to C from Pascal and I noticed that you can't have BASM labels in a _asm{} statement you have to exit the asm block to define the labels, The compiler I using is BC 3.1 I was wondering if BC4.5 handle BASM labels better ? I am try to find where I

Re: [Freedos-user] Borland C++

2013-03-18 Thread Chris Evans
I ended up debugging it and have mouseinfo() working and it can detect clicks and which button was pressed. It is available on the http://nxdos.com/products.html webpage. --chris http://tawhakisoft.com/ http://digitalatol.com/

Re: [Freedos-user] Borland C++

2013-03-18 Thread Chris Evans
what your asm does, is it not possible to port that block of code to C? Is the timing too intricate or something? -L On Monday, March 18, 2013, Chris Evans wrote: I just completed porting my mousetbx library to C from Pascal and I noticed that you can't have BASM labels in a _asm{} statement

Re: [Freedos-user] New release of the Dillo web browser for DOS

2013-03-21 Thread Chris Evans
Wonder why screen readers don't have int call to allow vga apps o communicate info on the speakers On Thursday, March 21, 2013, Georg Potthast wrote: Hi georg, Out of curiosity, have you any idea how well this browser works with a screen reader? say comparative to lynx? thanks, Karen I

[Freedos-user] VESA svga driver

2013-03-22 Thread Chris Evans
Anyone know where i can get a generic SVGA VESA driver for freedos? I try univbe but it says I need a S3 chip.. -- Everyone hates slow websites. So do we. Make your web apps faster with AppDynamics Download AppDynamics

Re: [Freedos-user] VESA svga driver

2013-03-29 Thread Chris Evans
Is there some way to enable vesa bios mode in dosemu? Be nice to actually test to see if my vesa vgalib.h is working in those modes. -chris http://digitalatoll.com/ On 03/22/2013 02:02 PM, Eric Auer wrote: VBE is usually something which is built into your VGA BIOS, installed on your graphics

Re: [Freedos-user] VESA svga driver

2013-03-29 Thread Chris Evans
http://digitalatoll.com/web/softlib/vgalib.zip I'll look at the .conf file again.. thought I set the xmode var right My program vgatest doesn't detect vesa 2.0 card bios, either i didnt code iis_vesa() right or there is a settings issue with dosemu Maybe someone with know working vesa vga

[Freedos-user] hexed 1.2c released

2013-04-03 Thread Chris Evans
I removed the boot sector code loader, too dangerous esp. when writing to hard disks. so you'll have to load sector with debug and edit the sector file with hexed instead. ftp://digitalatoll.com/DMSOFT/hexed-src-1.2c.zip ftp://digitalatoll.com/DMSOFT/hexed12c.zip

Re: [Freedos-user] Active GUI development?

2013-04-22 Thread Chris Evans
I would make a GUI vga desktop for freedos buti don't know ow to implement fonts in a vga mode -Chris Http://digitalatoll.com/ Affordable webhosting, $5mo. 10gb/php5 On Monday, April 22, 2013, Jim Hall wrote: On Wednesday, April 17, 2013, dos386 wrote: I found that there are almost no

Re: [Freedos-user] Active GUI development?

2013-04-23 Thread Chris Evans
I'll look into it, I normally have difficulty with code not written by me as the learning curve seems steep. Does it have vga font code in it ? Maybe I can learn from it to improve my vgalib.h -Chris Http://digitalatoll.com/ Affordable webhost, $5mo. 10gb, php5 On Monday, April 22, 2013, Georg

Re: [Freedos-user] Any interest in 486, 586, 686 kernels?

2013-05-02 Thread Chris Evans
Just because you select pentium level ode on the compiler doesn't necessary mean that the source code will use 586 opcode Afaik On Thursday, May 2, 2013, Louis Santillan wrote: I hacked the 2041 kernel batch and make files included on the FD 1.1 iso to allow the kernel to be built by

Re: [Freedos-user] Freedos-user Digest, Vol 783, Issue 1

2013-05-08 Thread Chris Evans
Uhci is another fancy way to say USB controller On Wednesday, May 8, 2013, Pierre LaMontagne wrote: From: rugx...@gmail.com javascript:_e({}, 'cvml', 'rugx...@gmail.com'); Since you already mentioned very old floppies, does this mean some of your machines don't have (the

[Freedos-user] Makehtml v0.0.1

2013-05-24 Thread Chris Evans
Should I make it a dos version too ? Right now it is linux compiled. I will port it if there is interest.. Makehtml is at http://sourceforge.net/projects/makehtml -Chris Http://digitalatoll.com Http://tawhakisoft.com --

Re: [Freedos-user] Makehtml v0.0.1

2013-05-25 Thread Chris Evans
All these comments are good, I am getting ideas on improving it. Your welcome to fix it and email me the code snippets and I'll put it in the next release On Saturday, May 25, 2013, Rugxulo wrote: Hi, On Sat, May 25, 2013 at 9:08 AM, Michael B. Brutman mbbrut...@brutman.com javascript:;

Re: [Freedos-user] Makehtml v0.0.1

2013-05-25 Thread Chris Evans
I can see that it can be done with scripts, but I decided I wanted a html content generator for my site, it works good. But it need improvements. On Saturday, May 25, 2013, Rugxulo wrote: Hi, On Sat, May 25, 2013 at 9:08 AM, Michael B. Brutman mbbrut...@brutman.com javascript:; wrote: I

Re: [Freedos-user] Makehtml v0.0.1

2013-05-25 Thread Chris Evans
I'll make another tar ball. I corrected that bug in the git repo On Saturday, May 25, 2013, dos386 wrote: Should I make it a dos version too ? DOS versions of useful stuff are always welcome :-) Makehtml is at http://sourceforge.net/projects/makehtml What is it supposed to do ?

Re: [Freedos-user] Makehtml v0.0.1

2013-06-01 Thread Chris Evans
So what do you trying to say here ? On Saturday, June 1, 2013, dos386 wrote: Conclusion: 1. Registering a project at SF is easy 2. Programming is hard 3. Programming something that other people love is very hard

Re: [Freedos-user] Makehtml v0.0.1

2013-06-01 Thread Chris Evans
Well, what program do you want written maybe I can help out with it.. On Saturday, June 1, 2013, dos386 wrote: Conclusion: 1. Registering a project at SF is easy 2. Programming is hard 3. Programming something that other people love is very hard

Re: [Freedos-user] Makehtml v0.0.1

2013-06-02 Thread Chris Evans
Ill impove on my code review skills, so immature ideas don't get posted On Sunday, June 2, 2013, Bojan Popovic wrote: Don't get discouraged by previous comments. Especially if you're not an experienced programmer. Only way to sharpen or develop your skills is by practice. But in one thing

Re: [Freedos-user] more Yahoo! spam (was: Re: no sibject)

2013-06-06 Thread Chris Evans
The privacy of yahoo email users will decrease on July 1st when yahoo will begin more aggressive ad scanning of your messages stored on their servers. I even noticed a new ad format that looks like it is part of your inbox list but its a sponsered ad. I would recommend switching to other

[Freedos-user] hexed 1.2e released

2013-06-11 Thread Chris Evans
I fixed some compile time errors and uploaded new version (1.2e) of Hexed to my site. This is a DOS and Linux console hex viewer/editor. http://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/hexed-src-1.2e.zip The sourceforge project is at http://sourceforge.net/projects/doshexed -chris Http://tawhakisoft.com

Re: [Freedos-user] hexed 1.2e released

2013-06-13 Thread Chris Evans
://digitalatoll.com/pub/DMSOFT/hexed-src-1.2e.zip The sourceforge project is at http://sourceforge.net/projects/doshexed 'Also, if you find this program of use then please consider contributing to the source code and or sending a donation of atleast $5.00 to Chris Evans. You can use

[Freedos-user] serial USB modem in dosemu

2013-06-16 Thread Chris Evans
How do i setup trendnet 56K modem to work as say COM2 or COM4 in dosemu? -chris http://tawhakisoft.com -- This SF.net email is sponsored by Windows: Build for Windows Store.

Re: [Freedos-user] command.com (Freecom) main environment location

2013-07-04 Thread Chris Evans
That's funny, because I thought that the master environment was controlled by the kernel.sys? Maybe they can add a switch that forces the environment be loaded in upper ram instead of conventional? -Chris Http://digitalatoll.com/ Http://tawhakisoft.com/nxdos.html On Thursday, July 4, 2013,

Re: [Freedos-user] command.com (Freecom) main environment location

2013-07-04 Thread Chris Evans
So command.com controller the allocating of dos env ? I still always thought it was a kernel level thing , as the way I coded it in nxbio.sys That reminds me that I need to make a dosenv.asm -Chris Http://digitalatoll.com Http://tawhakisoft.com/nxdos.html On Thursday, July 4, 2013, Tom Ehlert

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