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Re: serial port on ubuntu

yes, that's true but is significant about the development level My point is that this example only reflects the development level of the DOSBox command line parser, which is known to have limitations as it is not of much importance when it comes to games and since people can always use something …

Re: serial port on ubuntu

cppp wrote on 2020-07-06, 21:02: if echo was not implemented, why did it write a file named COM1 ? (that contains "test") Fair enough. I'm just saying that I wouldn't be surprised if piping output to COM1 wasn't implemented and I don't think that's a reliable test of whether serial port redirection …

Re: serial port on ubuntu

cppp wrote on 2020-07-06, 18:56: I just try another thing that demonstrate that serial port is not implemented in ubuntu : That just demonstrates that the "echo" command and/or piping might not be implemented in DOSBox.

Re: Windows 95 or 98 for MS-DOS Games

I wonder is there any DOS games that 100% won't work while launched under Windows 95\98? Trying to evaluate my losses :) There is https://www.vogons.org/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=761&p=7674 , as linked earlier in the thread. Any workarounds for such games? Why they won't work? I thought old Windows are …

Re: Might and Magic Beyond

in Milliways
There have been other efforts to being MM games to present but mine is different because - it does not recreate the levels using Unreal/Unity/etc level editor, it depends on the original game data. This means it is not gray area legal and also it means every stone and rock is where they are …

Re: Windows 98SE and DVD RAM

in Windows
also what clining kit would you recomend to clean the lasers? Are you reading my posts..? I already said that I never used one before. when I first put a DVD in it had a bit of black residue on the shiny side so... If it was really so dirty that it was making discs dirty, I wouldn't expect the …

Re: Windows 98SE and DVD RAM

in Windows
512MB RAM and an Asus P4P800 as notherboard and how would I test DVD RAM drive in linux? I already suggested Puppy Linux, though with 512 MB of RAM there are probably better options. Puppy Linux supports a variety of boot methods; I haven't looked into it in a while. You might even be able to get …

Re: Windows 98SE and DVD RAM

in Windows
never opened it yet (how do you know that laser is dirty/clean it then or adjust the screw), it still has warenty screw (label covering the scew) There are apparently drive cleaning kits for cleaning the lens that do not require you to open up the drive at all. I've never used one myself, though. …

Re: Windows 98SE and DVD RAM

in Windows
Thanks what I am a bit confused as I don't realy know if my dvd ram drive (I have Panasonic SW-9576-C BIOS identifys it as MATSHITA SW) is broken or if something else is a problem, for some reason my cannot read CDs it can only read DVDs It is distinctly possible that it is broken. You can probably …

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