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Re: DOS 6.22 / Windows 95 dual boot.

chinny22 wrote: if you also want Win3x installed I wouldn't recommend the above though Personally I've decided I can't be bothered with having multiple OSes on one machine. DOS 6 / Win 3.1: 386 Win 95: 486 Win 98: Pentium / Pentium II / K6 Win XP: Pentium 4 / Athlon XP I like to compartmentalise.

Re: Any Unreal Tournament gamers here?

I actually have a dislike for Pentium IIs. It's a bit irrational but I think it's because it doesn't seem like a 'proper' CPU generation. Pentium, yes. Pentium III, yes. I think it's the only CPU I never wanted to own although I accidentally inherited a couple recently. I reckon the slot has a lot …

Re: DOS 6.22 / Windows 95 dual boot.

I've been researching this all day because I know I did it without a bootloader back in the day. I found this site, which says the critical factor is to use an upgrade version, which explains why neither of my OEM versions work. Windows 98 does this so much better.

Re: Any Unreal Tournament gamers here?

I'd be up for this. The original UT is one of my all time favourites. I think I must have played it on my PIII rig back then, but I just looked up the recommended specs: Pentium II / K6 300Mhz 64MB RAM 8MB graphics card So your setup will pretty much murder it. I could probably get away with using …

Re: DOS 6.22 / Windows 95 dual boot.

I am literally performing this very task tomorrow (if my serial mouse turns up). I'm pretty sure the first time I did it, it worked exactly the way you want it to but I'll have to try it again to be sure. I can't use my recent win98 build as a reference because I kept DOS on a separate partition (to …

Re: What machines did you use in High School?

In order: 1989: An early Acorn (possibly Archimedes) while in primary school. 1991: BBC Micro when I started secondary school. 1994: A later Acorn (possibly A3000) when I started GCSEs, mostly used for playing Lander. 1997: RM 486DX2 machines that I did IT A-Level on (Windows 95 and Access 2.0) And …

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