Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-26 Thread Carl Spitzer
On Sat, 2012-01-14 at 19:14 -0800, Michael Robinson wrote: First off, I don't appreciate anyone calling anyone an idiot on this email list. Second, I haven't experimented with Freedos 1.1 myself, but I hope any difficulty others have working with it is dealt with both patiently and

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-15 Thread Bernd Blaauw
Op 15-1-2012 3:56, dos386 schreef: [Freedos-kernel] FreeDOS 1.1 released COOL :-) thanks, worked hard for it :) http://jafile.com/uploads/dos386/freeds11.png I like your style of coming up with screenshots, it clarifies issues quite nicely. I wish VMware's video feature would use standard

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-15 Thread teo gum
2012/1/15 dos386 dos...@gmail.com would be nice to know how many people actually installed it successfully on a __REAL__ PC ;-) I did and did it successfully. Yes, it did hang on the commandx but not mortally - for a while like some 2 minutes and then continued without problems. On a

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-15 Thread teo gum
2012/1/15 dos386 dos...@gmail.com Other: - CWSDPMI, VSM, DOSNTLFN, ... are in - INFOPAD, 7-ZIP, UNTGZ, HX/HDPMI32, MPXPLAY, FASM, CC386, FREEBASIC, ARACHNE, ... are NOT in ... what can you do with it when installed ? As for the mpxplay copied it into /fdos/bin from the previous

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-15 Thread dos386
wish VMware's video feature would use standard codecs so something could be posted to Youtube or Please provide your movies in OGV or WebM files, not Loo-Tube. - It fails to find any HD (see middle shot) In the normal configurations or the dedication one? Both, but in normal configurations

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread dos386
[Freedos-kernel] FreeDOS 1.1 released COOL :-) http://jafile.com/uploads/dos386/freeds11.png Problems: - What's the purpose of the menu item Pasquale (see top shot) ? - It fails to find any HD (see middle shot) - Using the menu item install to harddisk, it starts installing but hangs at

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread Ralf A. Quint
At 06:56 PM 1/14/2012, dos386 wrote: [Freedos-kernel] FreeDOS 1.1 released COOL :-) http://jafile.com/uploads/dos386/freeds11.png Problems: - What's the purpose of the menu item Pasquale (see top shot) ? Are you such an idiot or are you just trying to play the troll here? It should be

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread Michael Robinson
First off, I don't appreciate anyone calling anyone an idiot on this email list. Second, I haven't experimented with Freedos 1.1 myself, but I hope any difficulty others have working with it is dealt with both patiently and professionally. Myself, I'm waiting for the 1.2 release. Problems:

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread dos386
What's the purpose of the menu item Pasquale (see top shot) ? Are you such an idiot or are you just trying to play the troll here? It should be obvious to almost everyone that this is not an active menu item Idiot yourself. It is active. Just try to select it and push ENTER :-D

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread dos386
I can install and update FreeDOS manually (and I've been having it for years), so the problems don't really hurt me, but for potential new users, I'd prefer a well working distro. -- RSA(R) Conference 2012 Mar 27 - Feb 2

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread Eric Auer
Hi Dos386, [Freedos-kernel] FreeDOS 1.1 released http://jafile.com/uploads/dos386/freeds11.png - What's the purpose of the menu item Pasquale (see top shot) ? It is not a menu item, just a dedication :-( Maybe the fact that it is highlighted made it look like a menu item for you... I guess

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread Ralf A. Quint
At 07:14 PM 1/14/2012, Michael Robinson wrote: First off, I don't appreciate anyone calling anyone an idiot on this email list. Sorry but this was just one arrogant post of him too many! He is one of the reasons, beside my past health issues, that I have not participated in here for years.

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread Ralf A. Quint
At 07:15 PM 1/14/2012, dos386 wrote: What's the purpose of the menu item Pasquale (see top shot) ? Are you such an idiot or are you just trying to play the troll here? It should be obvious to almost everyone that this is not an active menu item Idiot yourself. It is active. Just try to

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread Ralf A. Quint
At 07:18 PM 1/14/2012, dos386 wrote: I can install and update FreeDOS manually (and I've been having it for years), so the problems don't really hurt me, but for potential new users, I'd prefer a well working distro. How about you come up with a better working installer yourself then? Ralf

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread Rugxulo
Hi, On Sat, Jan 14, 2012 at 9:31 PM, Ralf A. Quint free...@gmx.net wrote: At 07:14 PM 1/14/2012, Michael Robinson wrote: First off, I don't appreciate anyone calling anyone an idiot on this email list. Sorry but this was just one arrogant post of him too many! He is one of the reasons,

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread dos386
Thanks ... It is not a menu item, just a dedication :-( the same respect to Pat can be shown even without the highlighting of that item/line and allowing to select it ;-) What types of HD do you have? IDE, SATA, USB? IDE, and there is a FAT16 partition on. Maybe because there actually is

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-14 Thread dos386
My criticism addressed the fact that you can select Pat as a menu item, not the respect to Pat ... EOD @Ralf. -- RSA(R) Conference 2012 Mar 27 - Feb 2 Save $400 by Jan. 27 Register now! http://p.sf.net/sfu/rsa-sfdev2dev2

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-04 Thread Marco Achury
I have discovered the wifi connection I am using have a locked ftp port... May be someone is so kind to start a torrent and inform where to download :-) BTW thepiratebay.org reports 3 torrents for the iso 1.0 -- -- +-+-+-+-+-+-+-+ Marco A. Achury Tel: +58-(212)-6158777 Cel: +58-(414)-3142282

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-04 Thread Ralf A. Quint
At 09:34 AM 1/4/2012, Marco Achury wrote: I have discovered the wifi connection I am using have a locked ftp port... That won't cause any problems, as there is an http download link presented on the FreeDOS download page for your convenience as well. ;-) That's btw the link I tested the other

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-04 Thread Marco Achury
hmmm no idea what is the problem. On http link I can get the directory listing, I can read announce.txt but cant download the file. El 04/01/2012 01:18 p.m., Ralf A. Quint escribió: At 09:34 AM 1/4/2012, Marco Achury wrote: I have discovered the wifi connection I am using have a locked ftp

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-04 Thread Florian Xaver
Hi! Austrian Newspaper: mobil.derstandard.at/1325485654057/Release-Freie-MSDOS-Alternative-FreeDOS-11-veroeffentlicht Florian -- Diese Nachricht wurde von meinem Linux-Mobiltelefon mit K-9 Mail gesendet. James Hall jh...@freedos.org schrieb: 2012/1/3 Aitor Santamaría aitor...@gmail.com:

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-04 Thread James Hall
I have discovered the wifi connection I am using have a locked ftp port... That won't cause any problems, as there is an http download link presented on the FreeDOS download page for your convenience as well. ;-) That's btw the link I tested the other day... And in a few minutes, we'll have

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-04 Thread Ralf A. Quint
At 01:58 PM 1/4/2012, James Hall wrote: I have discovered the wifi connection I am using have a locked ftp port... That won't cause any problems, as there is an http download link presented on the FreeDOS download page for your convenience as well. ;-) That's btw the link I tested the

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-04 Thread James Hall
And in a few minutes, we'll have a torrent seed, thanks to our friends at ibiblio. :-) That's working fine as well, about 3x as fast as http, with only 1 peer when I started (myself?, shows 6 peers by the time I was finished). But would be surprised if that would work for Marco, that an ISP

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-04 Thread Marco Achury
The torrent worked for me, thanks a lot. I think that torrent protocol is designed to look for a free port. -- -- +-+-+-+-+-+-+-+ Marco A. Achury Tel: +58-(212)-6158777 Cel: +58-(414)-3142282 Skype: marcoachury http://www.achury.com.ve El 04/01/2012 06:11 p.m., James Hall escribió: And

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-03 Thread James Hall
On Mon, Jan 2, 2012 at 7:09 PM, Marco Achury marcoach...@gmail.com wrote: I cant connect ibiblio today, Appear that freedos release has colapsed the servers :-) Would be interesting to get downloads statistics in order to know how many people around the world is following freedos

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-03 Thread James Hall
Would be interesting to get downloads statistics in order to know how many people around the world is following freedos development... I'll see what stats we can get from ibiblio. Been a while since I needed stats from them, but they do track it. At worst, I may have to wait until the end of

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-03 Thread Aitor Santamaría
Just as a curiosity. Aas my google searches in Spanish by default, hours after the release, I have noticed that there are already two sites having an article covering that already (I don't know either of them personaly): http://www.neoteo.com/freedos-1-1-nueva-version-del-dos-gratuito

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-03 Thread ニール・ゴンパ
I'm so pleased that it has finally been released. I'm getting ready to grab FreeDOS 1.1 to do some nostalgic DOS tinkering right now. 2012/1/3 Aitor Santamaría aitor...@gmail.com Just as a curiosity. Aas my google searches in Spanish by default, hours after the release, I have noticed that

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-03 Thread James Hall
2012/1/3 Aitor Santamaría aitor...@gmail.com: Just as a curiosity. Aas my google searches in Spanish by default, hours after the release, I have noticed that there are already two sites having an article covering that already (I don't know either of them personaly):

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-02 Thread Marco Achury
I cant connect ibiblio today, Appear that freedos release has colapsed the servers :-) Would be interesting to get downloads statistics in order to know how many people around the world is following freedos development... -- -- +-+-+-+-+-+-+-+ Marco A. Achury Tel: +58-(212)-6158777 Cel:

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-02 Thread Ralf A. Quint
At 05:09 PM 1/2/2012, Marco Achury wrote: I cant connect ibiblio today, Appear that freedos release has colapsed the servers :-) Works just fine and snappy from California Ralf -- Write once. Port to many. Get

Re: [Freedos-user] FreeDOS 1.1 released

2012-01-01 Thread jhall
Congratulations!!! On Jan 1, 2012, at 7:32 PM, Bernd Blaauw bbla...@home.nl wrote: I'm happy to announce that the FreeDOS 1.1 distribution is finally available, including sources to all packages. You'll notice it's quite a basic version, lacking some features and programs that were