Re: Re: Re: question on dosemu

2001-08-27 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hans Lermen wrote: Stas Sergeev did send me a patch that solve the problem. hmm, what patch are we talking about here? I have posted a potential fix to Andreas and it works. The explanation is that if we want to prevent calling int 0xe0, we have to do it for ax=0x300 and not for any other

AW: Re: Re: question on dosemu

2001-08-27 Thread Stas Sergeev
Andreas Moroder wrote: I changed my apllication to use the Yield function in the following asm file, but it seem sto help nothing ( This function helps very much in win NT ) ;; Author: Sz,l Viktor [EMAIL PROTECTED] This is strange since this method _is_ supported by dosemu via

Re: mouse causes crash dos4gw doesn't like keyboard

2001-08-27 Thread Stas Sergeev
Keith Duthie wrote: The game is called Ringworld: Revenge of the Patriach. This problem could This is really great: this game crashes when moveing the mouse and it does *not* use dpmi. Previously I sought it is a dpmi problem, but now I see how I was wrong. Also now I think I understand where

Re: problem formatting disk (a: or b:)

2001-09-22 Thread Stas Sergeev
Narendra wrote: problem in formatting a removable disk (a or b) by using format in xdos. Do you really need to format it in dosemu? Why don't you just use mkdosfs instead? - To unsubscribe from this list: send the line unsubscribe linux-msdos in the body of a message to [EMAIL PROTECTED] More

Re: Dosemu and dpmi application

2001-10-02 Thread Stas Sergeev
Stas Sergeev wrote: Marcus Roeckrath wrote: I discovered that if you run the old dosemu code with the new kernel it works well *provided* that it is run by root. Suid root is not enough. I The answer is here: http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=linux-msdosm=99263649830327w=2 And this is only

Re: dosemu sessions crashing after 30 mins of keyboard inactivity

2001-10-05 Thread Stas Sergeev
David Milligan wrote: Some of our (and others) programmes appear to either crash or pause if they are left running for around 30 minutes or more. Is this with dosemu-1.0.2? This is especially apparent in our programmes which have a screen saver feature. The screen saver routine is pretty

Re: DOSEmu require root access for console graphics, while Win2K doesn't???

2001-10-19 Thread Stas Sergeev
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: As you may know, to have fast, fullscreen console graphics, DOSEmu must be run as root or SUID root. (please note that a small bug in 1.0.2 prevents you from running as root but AFAIK, it prevents from running SUID, but running _as_ root works. Hans Lerman posted a

Re: Writing plugin code

2001-11-20 Thread Stas Sergeev
Rodrigo Gallardo wrote: When receiving commands from the DOS program, the emulation sets a timer. After it expires, it tries to raise an interrupt (IRQ 6), so the DOS programm will go on. In my timer handler, I call pic_request(pic_irq_list[6]). I beleive you can do pic_request(PIC_IRQ6)

Re: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2001-11-23 Thread Stas Sergeev
Oliver Ob wrote: Hi Bart, please be so kind as to What do you need? Sound support is incomplete anyway so not only Doom is silent. Enjoy Wolf for now:) technically exlpain why no sound with DOS-DOOM Quoting http://www.jsiinc.com/dl/SoundFX.txt: --- Execution of an CLI or STI instruction causes

Re: virtual 8086

2001-11-23 Thread Stas Sergeev
pp wrote: I got dosemu 1.0.2.1, and after trying to tun application I got such an error: Phar Lap err 35: The 386 chip is currently executing Phar Lap and other dos-extenders are used to work under dosemu if dpmi is enabled. What should I do? Check $_dpmi option in your dosemu.conf, it is

RE: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2001-11-25 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Vlad Romascanu (LMC) wrote: If interrupts have been disabled for more than a certain amount of time (easy to detect from within the emulated IRQ0 generator, maybe coupled with the CLI/STI trap handler), DosEmu could force the enabling of interrupts. Then Doom should then get OK,

Re: Program hogs CPU

2001-10-07 Thread Stas Sergeev
Ross Boylan wrote: I have tried various settings of hogthreshold, but I can't prevent a certain program (GrandView) from grabbing all the CPU when it runs. Is there something I can do about this? Currently there is probably nothing to do, but you can still try playing with nice(1). The

Re: Slow printing

2001-10-09 Thread Stas Sergeev
Steve K. Sears wrote: Got it down to 35 seconds before it starts to print by following your suggestion. Still don't know why it takes that long to process a 2K ASCII file. I thought maybe dosemu was hogging all the resources (from reading previous threads), When dosemu hogs CPU, it actually

Re: Does cmdline.com still work?

2001-12-01 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Sergey Suleymanov wrote: I've used cmdline.exe and anything work fine. But now cmdline.com (link to generic.com ) doesn't do his work. Has something broken? Seems like that. The forgotten braces and other wierd things indicates that the code was never executed since porting to

Re: Print Screen key on Dosemu (again)

2001-12-12 Thread Stas Sergeev
Pablo Bacherer E. wrote: Is it really so difficult to make the print screen key work on dosemu (as expected)? Yes, sometimes it turns out to be really a bit difficult to get working a thing that is not implemented yet:) I've unsuccessfully tried with Dosemu 1.0.1 under the following

Re: German keytable?

2001-12-13 Thread Stas Sergeev
Peter Eser wrote: ...I send it again (Stas), first time it was not at the whole mailgroup In earlier releases I worked as normal user with suidroot, but that seems to be forbidden now. What's your problem? You've been (privately) suggested to upgrade to 1.0.2.1 because it is a fix for your

Re: I can't execute two consecutive commands in dosemu, xdosemu seems OK

2002-01-05 Thread Stas Sergeev
Chris Elvidge wrote: E.g. after invoking ./dosemu dir - directory listing dir - linux shell prompt This is already a second report of this bug. With first reporter we came to a conclusion that Scroll() is called with an invalid screen address for some reasons. Could you please make a Video

Re: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2002-01-10 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. pesarif wrote: I got dropped from the list for a while (don't know why so I rejoined), did I miss any other of your patches? If so, please send them to me. No, I haven't posted any more due to a complete lack of interest. But I have just uploaded a latest version to

Re: Two questions: Number Pad and Terminal/Console

2002-01-12 Thread Stas Sergeev
Edward Mendelson wrote: To run WordPerfect for DOS, I wanted the Number Pad Plus and Minus keys to work they work under ordinary DOS. By commenting out the $_X_keycode = (off) Why don't just change it to $_X_keycode=(on)? Shift-F1 gets interpreted by WPDOS as Shift-F3, Shift-F2 gets

Re: Problems with Novag's universal chess board

2002-01-13 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Bernhard Bialas wrote: 1). I get only connection (by starting the driver) when I start DOSEMU from the console as root.When I start as normal user, the driver fails to start and I dosemu hangs.What I can do to get the communication from xdos? (looking in the ChangeLog) I am under

Re: sound questions

2002-01-13 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Peter Jay Salzman wrote: also, someone on the list sent me email saying that he thinks the sound code in dosemu is completely broken, as in, dosemu can't utter a peep right now. but he wasn't sure. But why can't you just check it out? is this pretty much the situation for dosemu

Re: MSDOS 6.22 running with/in Dosemu.

2002-01-13 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. John Goley wrote: I think I remember you saying on list that you go Dosemu 1.0.2.1 running ^^ Trying version 1.0.2 with freedos on my new P4 1.7 ghz machine wouldn't work at all. This was fixed in 1.0.2.1 and in 1.1.2, so upgrade. - To unsubscribe from this list: send the

Re: some thoughts about dosemu

2002-01-13 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. ERROR: general protection at 0xfadf: 66 ERROR: SIGSEGV, protected insn...exiting! shouldn't dosemu catch segmentation violations and perhaps print a more It does, else you would have been seeing segmentation fault (core dumped:). This is just an evil dos4gw trying to enter protected

Re: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2002-01-14 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. pesarif wrote: I did all your patches at that URL (sound + serial) and got: i.e. the serial patches required fuzzing and the DPMI patch failed. Using dosemu 1.0.2.1. What I am doing wrong? At least one thing: serial patches have nothing to do with sound stuff, so it is not necessary

Re: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2002-01-18 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. pesarif wrote: Liero and OMF2097 sound stutters a bit (the kind of sound stuttering you hear when a system is under a heavy load). OK, as I said before, OMF's problem is fixed. LIERO's problem is now also fixed, get a new patch: http://www.dosemu.org/~stas/snd-patch5-1.1.2.diff.gz

Re: VLM.EXE crashes with dosemu-1.0.2

2002-01-20 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Sergey Suleymanov wrote: GrigoryHi! I'm testing dosemu-1.0.2. VLM.EXE from Novell Grigory Netware client crashes when I try to use it. I guess, you need suid root dosemu.bin to vlm.exe work. One small addition: you need suid-root *and* dosemu-1.1.2, because AFAIK suid-root

Re: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2002-01-21 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. pesarif wrote: OK, as I said before, OMF's problem is fixed. LIERO's problem is now also fixed, get a new patch: Thanks, I'll test out your patch. I worked around clicking in many progs by increasing the minimal OSS buffer size. It adds latency, but it is better than clicking. So

RE: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2002-01-21 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Vlad Romascanu (LMC) wrote: Liero was setting a very small transfer size, so sometimes it happened that it was not able to handle interrupt until another one is arrived, hence stuttering. I worked around the problem by pausing DMA between the interrupt request and acknowledge.

RE: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2002-01-22 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Vlad Romascanu (LMC) wrote: Just to be more specific: I am only pausing DRQs, which doesn't always mean pausing DMA, but for single mode it does. OK. On SB-16 DMA *transfers* will pause What exactly it does to pause DMA? OK, atleast my code must be correct for SBPro (which is what is

Re: DosEmu error

2002-01-25 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Julius Chrobak wrote: Caldera Dr-Dos. If I want to run it now it writes this: Phar Lap err 35: The 386 chip is currently executing in virtual 8086 mode under the control of another program. You must turn off this other program in order to use 386|DOS-Extender to run in protected

Re: mouse in xdosemu

2002-01-25 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. John Goley wrote: mouse doesn't work like it is suppose to. It will not work at all if I just left mouse click on the menus. Nothing happens. But if I hold down the right mouse button and then click hard with the left button then it will work sometimes. What is wrong? Is there a

RE: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2002-01-25 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hi. Vlad Romascanu (LMC) wrote: However, even if the transfer was block it will still pause on terminal-count if DREQ is deasserted, no? From manual: The difference between Block and Demand is that once a Block transfer is started, it runs until the transfer count reaches zero. DRQ only needs

Re: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2002-01-25 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. pesarif wrote: I've just tested out your patch. Thanks:) In general, it's perfect :) except that most programs still can't detect it This is improved in the devel version of dosemu, but don't expect perfection anyway. and there's no music :( Upgrade your soundcard with a midi

RE: DMA-Sound support in dosemu

2002-01-25 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Vlad Romascanu (LMC) wrote: you (the SB) can always deassert DRQ and the DMAC will actually check DRQ when reaching terminal-count, no? Yes (even in auto-init I think, my docs are incomplete though), but how to stop block DMA xfer when TC is not yet? I mean I can issue a Pause command

Re: random reboots

2002-02-09 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Jacob Perkins wrote: Whenever I run dosemu-freedos 1.0.2.1 it will eventually cause my computer to reboot. I'm running Gentoo Linux with kernel 2.4.17 with preempt patch. Due to an obvious bug in the latest 2.4 kernels, dosemu can easily cause the system to panic. Generally it

Re: Bug Report: (CRASH) Exception Caused By Non-Available Page (During Runtime)

2002-02-10 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Megas of Vecanti wrote: I doubt that it's 2.4-specific, then-Since I've seen this page fault happen even back when I was running 0.98 on 2.2 kernels! You are right, it is not:( I'll probably try Mr. Sergeev's kernel patch, though. No need: I explicitly stated in brackets that it

Re:

2002-02-21 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Boris wrote: That sound patch from stas works great. Thanks :) -Their seems to be abit of a bug in it though. I would be happy if there is only one bug, but in fact there are many more right now (development stage). I was updating the patch rather frequently, but now I am slightly out

Re:

2002-02-21 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Boris wrote: -The third is that when tring to run doom1,doom2, It loads the data, but *always* halts when setting up the I_StartupTimer(). Almost forgot: several month ago I have already implemented one of the possible workarounds (not the best one though) and it works. Revisit my

Re:

2002-02-24 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. file--save--1.txt, It says Edit was unable to find the path 'C:\1.txt. I can't seem to create new files. I can open up an existing file and save it. It just has problems saving new files. Any ideas on how to fix that? I wonder if a log (something like -D9+dRW) can shed some light

Re: emu serial port help

2002-02-24 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. gobo wrote: trying to access com1 (3f0 - 3ff)under dosemu. i've given dosemu access to that address range. dosemu emulates serial ports, so no need to use a direct access. Have you tried a $_comX settings in dosemu.conf? no matter what i try, i can't get to the ports. You can't use

Re: Sound+dpmi patch

2002-02-25 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Boris wrote: So is something wrong with the DPMI part of dosemu that haults Doom2? This patch simply measures a time period of a disabled interrupts and re-enables them in case of a timeout (timeout is set in a $_features, my recommendation is 200 usecs). Doom2 needs this because it

Re: cdrom question

2002-02-27 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Peter Jay Salzman wrote: C:\mscdex /D:MSCD0001 /L:E Not enough drive letters available can someone help me resolve this error message? Have you tried something like LASTDRIVE=Z adding in your config.sys? i never really used DOS, so i don't grok things very well. For most

Re: Cannot get raw serial port access ...

2002-03-17 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Bryan J. Smith wrote: Tried this under both DOSEmu 1.0.2 and 1.1.1. Try 1.1.2 (or, better, even 1.1.2.9) 1. Run as su'ed root (so I can access /dev/ttyS0) 2a. Set $_com1 = /dev/ttyS0 2b. Set $_ports = device /dev/ttyS0 range 0x3F8,0x3FF If I don't do #1, I get an error on DOSEmu

Re: Printing Problem

2002-03-20 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Suporte wrote: Problem: The Dosemu starts to send the report for the spool of Linux(lpt1) before the application finishes to generate the report, with this, the report is printed in parts without control. How to leave printer_timeout infinite? == This resolve? You mentioned that

Re: Dosemu Crash

2002-03-20 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Dosemu List wrote: I use dosemu-1.0.2.1 from Debian...really nice product ! You may want to upgrade to dosemu-1.1.3 Mar 19 15:14:47 costes kernel: invalid operand: Mar 19 15:14:47 costes kernel: CPU:0 Mar 19 15:14:47 costes kernel: EIP: Mar 19 15:14:47 costes kernel:

Re: Dosemu Crash

2002-03-21 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Dosemu List wrote: This seems like a problem with the latest 2.4 kernels. I have the dosemu 1.1.3 with the patch for 2.4 kernel but now the system is block when I have a pb and I am oblige to do a kill . Do you mean dosemu gets blocked, not the whole system I guess, else how can you

Re: 1.1.3 doesn't compile

2002-03-22 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Witold Filipczyk wrote: And now a few programs, that don't work as they should: R80 - Spectrum emulator - any keypress cause exit with General Protection Fault. Yes, DPMI gets broken in 1.1.3 somehow:( It must (and hopefully will) be fixed, but I've no idea when:) Try the attached

Re: dosemu: versions: still com ports

2002-03-22 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. I am wondering about the versions of dosemu. Somebody suggested I use dosemu-1.1.3. However, while i did find a redhat package with this version number, You are definitely confusing something - pre-packaged dosemu-1.1.3 must not exist. Could you provide a link to where you've seen it?

Re: Sherlock - an old DOS game

2002-03-27 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Jim Hartley wrote: So what's the trick? You say xdos ... does that mean I use xdosemu to run it? Yes. xdosemu is a link to a startup script called dosemu, but it makes sense which one to start. xdos is a link to a binary called dos, which was used in older dosemu versions and still

Re: Dosemu general protection error

2002-03-27 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. I'm running MSDos 6.2 on dosemu 1.0.2. The program asm5600.exe, which runs in native dos, causes the below error message when run in dosemu. Just tried under PC-DOS 7.0, dosemu-1.1.3: Motorola DSP56000 Assembler Version 5.3.20 Copyright Motorola, Inc. 1987-1994. All rights reserved.

Re: dosemu-1.1.3 and Novell vlm.exe

2002-03-27 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Grigory Batalov wrote: I. Dosemu-1.1.3 and freedos still crashes while loading vlm: ERROR: general protection at 0x20360: 50 Program=do_vm86.c, Line=389 Make sure you have enough XMS/EMS/DPMI memory configured. It would be better to apply them together with this one, but then

Re: Printing Problem

2002-03-28 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Suporte wrote: send directly for the LTP1, the dosemu close job and sends a piece of the archive for the spool of the Linux. Because the Dosemu does not wait that the application finishes the execution of the report to order job for the spool of the Linux? What I can modify in source

Re: Installing dosemu-1.0.2.tgz?

2002-04-22 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Felix Karpfen wrote: My remaining question is, are there benefits from overwriting the installed (already-working) dosemu-1.0.2 by the compiled version? The benefit is that you can compile something more modern instead of your 1.0.2, which is known to be buggy. And also you will be able

Re: dosemu-1.1.3 and Cyrillic_er

2002-04-23 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Sergey Suleymanov wrote: Grigory looks like 'P') when in X. Some time ago I got patch from Grigory Sergey Suleymanovor for dosemu-1.0.2 that fixes problem for Grigory 1.0.2 version. Maybe such patch exist for 1.1.3? Just for 1.1.2 + Eric's patch. I think that this Eric's

Re: dosemu-1.1.3 and Cyrillic_er

2002-04-23 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Sergey Suleymanov wrote: Stas And where is this glorious patch of yours? Having a proper Stas keymap could be very handy. Well, here is it. (for 1.1.3) Thanks, it works. But one thing is strange: when I use a native X switch (Xkb) to switch to Cyrillic, everything works OK

Re: dosemu-1.1.3 and Cyrillic_er

2002-04-23 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Stas Sergeev wrote: Sergey Suleymanov wrote: Stas And where is this glorious patch of yours? Having a proper Stas keymap could be very handy. Well, here is it. (for 1.1.3) Any ideas why this happens with BackSpace? Well, turning off X_keycode fixes the problem. Can live

Re: dosemu-1.1.3 and Cyrillic_er

2002-04-24 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Sergey Suleymanov wrote: Any ideas why this happens with BackSpace? Stas Well, turning off X_keycode fixes the problem. Can live with Stas this:) Hmm, can't reproduce that :(. 3592 in both modes. Well, I have investigated a little more and found that the attached patch

Re: dosemu-1.1.3 and Cyrillic_er

2002-04-24 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Grigory Batalov wrote: Why do you prefer that patch than koi8-r from extra_charsets plugin? It seems working for me. It works for me as well except for typing cyrillic since there is no ru keymap without this patch. How are you getting it to understand the cyrillic typing using a

Re: dosemu-1.1.3 and Cyrillic_er

2002-04-25 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Sergey Suleymanov wrote: Stas altgr table is enough. Actually only these are needed at all. ;) But in fact this means that the problem is still there. The problem is that normally altgr map is similar to the alt map, so the special keycodes in it are mapped as for the alt map.

Re: dosemu-1.1.3 and Cyrillic_er

2002-04-25 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Grigory Batalov wrote: Grigory Also I set $_external_char_set = koi8-r Grigory $_internal_char_set = cp866 in ~/dosemu/conf/dosemurc and Grigory it works. As the Alt+keypad sequences. Is it bad? =) Are you sure that you are using a *system* switch (xrus, xxkb) rather

Re: sound in dosemu ?

2002-04-28 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Thomas Weidner wrote: what do i need to get sound in old dos games working ? You need this: 1. dosemu-1.1.3 sources 2. New SB (Pro) emulator from this page: http://dosemu.sourceforge.net/~stas/ Do i need a dos soundblaster driver ? No, you don't need any because old SB cards are

Re: sound in dosemu ?

2002-04-28 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Justin Zygmont wrote: I tried that When? Are you using the latest revision (16) of the patch? but the sound would only work for about 5 seconds, then freeze up dosemu. Have you applied only SB patch, or also some other patches? Does it lock dosemu hard (so that Ctrl-Alt-PgDn doesn't

Re: MS-DOS and clipper

2002-04-30 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Bill Giannakopoulos wrote: when i am typing wrong the the program and dosemu is crach. Do you have any idea what to do?? You have to provide an URL to your program and the exact instructions of how to reproduce the crash with the latest dosemu, which is currently 1.1.3. - To

Re: Need advise on how to proceed in debugging ...

2002-05-01 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Bryan J. Smith wrote: 1. I'm having a bit of difficulty trying to figure out how to enable debugging. There are a lot of debug options. You may enable the debug logging with -D9+xxx option, where xxx specifies the type of events you are going to log. So, to enable a file access

Re: Strange dosemu behavior.

2002-05-09 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Is there any way I can get some debug output? Debugging output can be enabled with -D option (consult `man dos`), and with -o option you have to specify the file to which the logging being written. Also try to start the game under console suid-root dosemu since

Re: Mouse Clicking Problem

2002-06-07 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Thomas Neidhart wrote: i have some problems getting the mouse to work under dosemu-1.0.2. And you are lucky that you don't have many other problems with that particular version. First i had the problem that the mouse movement was just not smooth, but with setting hogthreshhold to 0

Re: Mouse Clicking Problem

2002-06-08 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Thomas Neidhart wrote: i tried dosemu-1.1.3.1 and it got somewhat better: Good:) The mouse clicking problem is also getting better, although from time to time it occurs again. Please produce the -D9+Xm log. But upgrading to 1.1.3.1 also created some new problems. With DPMI

Re: Mouse Clicking Problem

2002-06-09 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Thomas Neidhart wrote: i have tried all patches from you, and with them the programs don't crash anymore. Very good. These patches are aimed to fix the 1.1.3 DPMI breakage and, while they don't currently cover the whole issue, they are getting there (addressing many other problems at

Re: Dosemu packet driver, IPX

2002-06-12 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Kara Van Horn wrote: When I tried adding WINPKT.COM (as mentioned in the docs) to my IPX stack (WINPKT replacing PDIPX, followed by VLM), and specified a packet driver address as 0x60, it said there was not one at that location. Make sure that $_vnet is *off* and then:

Re: What's up with Space Quest 2?

2002-06-12 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Johan Gill wrote: I have dosemu-1.1.3.1 with mouse and dpmi_iret patches applied. According the log, it doesn't seem to use DPMI, so dpmi_iret patch might not affect. When I try running Space Quest 2, dosemu exits. How good is it without any patches? Does it work on dosemu-1.0.2.1? It

Re: What's up with Space Quest 2?

2002-06-12 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Johan Gill wrote: It also crashes on 1.1.3. I don't remember exactly what went wrong with 1.0.2.1 since it was a while ago. OK, I have downloaded something called the Space Quest, which turned to be a game dated 1987 with CGA graphics, by Sierra. If this is the game you mentioned, then

Re: unable to boot as user

2002-06-14 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. At last I was able to track down the problem. It turned out to be that one should have the real floppy accessible in order to boot from the image. In my case, ordinary users have no access to /dev/fd0. I suggest the change below. Your patch doesn't seem to attack the root of the

Re: Interrupt divide by zero

2002-06-14 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. the aplication I try to run is a Multi-user mode application that run on DOS sessions Such programs might not work under dosemu. I am afraid you expecting way too much. Error [35]: General Protection Fault in ZIMRTMU.EXE at 0377:011C Make sure that this program works on either

Re: Mapping Control and Shift Function Keys

2002-06-16 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Stephen Lee wrote: I forgot to mention that Dosemu is run under Redhat 7.2 No, you forgot to mention the version of dosemu you are using. My Foxpro application recognizes the F1-F12 keys fine but not the Shift or the Control Fkeys. I ran a keyboard scan program in the DOS session and

Re: unofficial prerelease 1.1.3.2 for testing

2002-06-16 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Bart Oldeman wrote: Please test the improved joystick support from Clarence Dang: it looks very nice, but I don't have a joystick. He claims it works faster if you enable pthreads (see compiletime-settings), but I experienced DPMI crashes that way (DJGPP gcc immediately nukes

Re: ESCape issue with 1.1.3.2

2002-06-18 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Bart Oldeman wrote: Anyhow, the following cures it for me: - if (key == NULL) { + if (key == NULL symbol != KEY_ESC) { I think this will cause a null pointer dereference later in k_printf() so you have to also add a check. - To unsubscribe from this list:

Re: foxpro on novell 3.12

2002-06-24 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Scott Andreas wrote: We run an foxbased application that crashes after 2 min. I'm running the app inside a secure terminal via ssh...its so cool, well after about two minutes the app crashes and dumps... Me and Bart were busily resolving tonns of the foxpro+IPX issues in a latest

Re: Sound in Doom

2002-06-26 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Stian Sletner wrote: | You have to pay attention also to other patches since they can also be quite usefull. It was not apparent that they were needed. But it works now. I kind of asumed that people looking to get sound working, will first of all apply the SB patch and only if this

Re: Using Linux+dosemu to install Windows

2002-07-27 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Patrick J. LoPresti wrote: The only good thing here is that the amount of progs that works on 486 but not on 386 is very minor... But how annoying when you run into one :-). I really don't think it is a major advantage to have an ability to pass the first stage of NT install... :)

Re: Using Linux+dosemu to install Windows

2002-07-28 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Bart Oldeman wrote: functionality. Then you can safely remove the BUG stuff I think. Yes, that looks like the proper fix to me. We probably have to contact Alberto to find out if his tests are passed with that patches because my testcase for the BUG includes only FoxPro... Would you

Re: 113: plugin/keyboard vs. plugin/kbd_unicode ?

2002-07-29 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Per Jessen wrote: In plugin/kbd_unicode, no keyboard is explicitly recognised, but doesn't seem to default to reading stdin ? Looking in keyb_none.c it seems that no keyboard does absolutely nothing - just a dummy client. Raw keyboard client seems to be using stdin (see

Re: 1132 - segfault when doing lredir

2002-07-30 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Per Jessen wrote: It is not totally reproducable - it varies. Timing problem ? Try using a standalone lredir. Compile the lredir.c from src/commands (not from src/plugin/commands) and see if it also suffers. If it is, compile it with debug info and try to locate the problematic place

Re: IPX without suidroot

2002-08-01 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Reinhard Karcher wrote: Only question I have: Can I use IPX while being simple user without any sudo or suidroot? As far as I know, it is not possible. Dosemu has to create sockets of the IPX-type, and thagt can't be done without rootpriviledges. I *think* (without too much

Re: IPX without suidroot

2002-08-02 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Grigory Batalov wrote: Ok, I've applied patch and can get some debug now. Good. But I still don't like that debuggung tricks so I think just ripping out the buggy code is OK. get RIP packets if I haven't root privilegies.) Seems like that. Please apply the attached patch instead of the

Re: IPX without suidroot

2002-08-02 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Grigory Batalov wrote: IPX: GetLocalTarget for network cb971126 IPX: could not set socket option for type: Permission denied. IPX: GetLocalTarget failed. Very good, now please try this patch and log again:) Sorry, I don't have a testcase for that problem, but eventually this might be

Re: IPX without suidroot

2002-08-02 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Grigory Batalov wrote: IPX: GetLocalTarget for network cb971126 IPX: Received RIP information for network 261197cb This time it finally received RIP, good! IPX: Failure -2 adding route 261197cb through 0002:000102877d41 Ouch, and this time it comes to the place which really

Re: [PATCH][1.1.3.2] keystroke - option P not working (unicode keyboard)

2002-08-03 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Per Jessen wrote: attached is a patch for the \P on the keystroke config option not working with the unicode keyboard It's a very late night here and I have looked neither in the code nor in the problem, but somehow it happened that I don't like your patch (sorry). I'll have a look

Re: [PATCH][1.1.3.2] keystroke - option P not working (unicode keyboard)

2002-08-04 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Per Jessen wrote: let me know - it works here. Good :) If you don't like the added debug output, well ... :-) I don't like it because you have a single string duplicating many times. Just putting it right before the switch() would be OKey I think. Also for 'A' you are adding that

Re: Howto setup modem for dosemu

2002-08-15 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Larry Alkoff wrote: I use dosemu as user lba and lba is a member of the tty group in /etc/group. There are no other tty processes active. Clearly I'm missing something needed to get the modem going. I don't know what version of dosemu you have there but I guess its one of those 1.0.x

Re: Keystroke configure and -I commandline options

2002-08-15 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Oscar A. Valdez wrote: Do the keystroke configure and -I commandline options still work on Dosemu 1.0.2? Still works fine on 1.1.3.2. I've been trying them without luck. How exactly you are doing that? The example from the docs works for me. Try passing the options directly to

Re: Howto setup modem for dosemu

2002-08-15 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Larry Alkoff wrote: To my great surprise dosemu used the serial port when invoked as root. Are you always surprised when you see a bug in a software? :) I'm using dosemu 1.0.2 which is the latest I found on the dosemu website. You have to try again... What is the latest version and

Re: Keystroke configure and -I commandline options

2002-08-15 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Oscar A. Valdez wrote: I tried doing something really simple xdosemu -I 'keystroke dir' -D9+c I have just executed dosemu.bin -I 'keystroke dir' -D9+c works as expected. but still using the startup script I think that script gets all that apostrophes and quotation marks wrong, but as

Re: Shift key broken in one application

2002-08-17 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Curt Daugaard wrote: Does anyone know how to fix a non-functioning shift key that only shows up in one application under Dosemu? I'm running dosemu 1.0.2 Keyboard code of 1.0.x dosemu is no longer supported. You have to upgrade and try out a new code. This doesn't necessary solve your

Re: Dosemu times out

2002-08-17 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. J.Strohschnitter wrote: I've got the problem, that a started dosemu crashed without any error-message. This problem occurs only, when nothing would be done for approximately 30 minutes. Is this a general problem under dosemu ? Not general but rather well known, see this:

Re: Howto setup modem for dosemu

2002-08-17 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Stas Sergeev wrote: To my great surprise dosemu used the serial port when invoked as root. Is there a changelog anywhere I can look at? Currently it doesn't seem to be available anywhere other than in a source tarball itself... Ah, not quite. 1.1.3 changelog can be found here

Re: Howto setup modem for dosemu

2002-08-18 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Larry Alkoff wrote: I would not have thought that the modem wouldn't run if the device was not locked. Well, it is just a polite behaveor (not a bug), but in fact it is possible to use the device without locking it. There are reasons against doing this however. was trying to avoid

Re: Problem with the mouse

2002-09-02 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. mat.hieu wrote: Sim city or Dune ( I found abandonwares, it's pretty good !) but when I click with any buttons, the pointer goes to the upper left corner and I can't click on anything. This problem is reported too frequently but I still can't reproduce it. I don't know how could you

Re: DOSEMU, Slang and UK keyboards

2002-09-02 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. Chris Wilson wrote: Are there any plans to introduce proper keyboard layout support under slang? Yes, upgrade to 1.1.3.2 and apply the keyboard patches from dosemu.sourceforge.net/stas to try out the new keyboard engine. It would be better to provide patches for both, your patch is for

Re: Problems of visualization of the ASCII table.

2002-09-09 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. I configured dosemu with the IBM characters table. That's fine, but some characters are not correctly displayed... My program uses a C library called vl850 (a graphical library in MS-DOS) . The problem occurs when I execute my program and the graphical characters of the ASCII table

Re: Serial Ports as non-root user

2002-09-09 Thread Stas Sergeev
Hello. I cannot run it setuid, due to the dosemu script which disallows this. dosemu 1.2.0.1 Such version doesn't exist yet (1.2 is only planning). Downgrade to something more real, like 1.1.3.2 and don't expect to get any help for the not-yet-written software:) - To unsubscribe from this

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