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Re: Duke Nukem 3D over floppies

Disagree. There were plenty of DOS archivers that didn't even have the option for split volumes or disk spanning. I didn't mention those, did I? I guess I should have not said "all other DOS archivers", but rather "the ones I mentioned". Well you just answered your own question. ARJ and RAR are not …

Re: Duke Nukem 3D over floppies

Disagree. There were plenty of DOS archivers that didn't even have the option for split volumes or disk spanning. Furthermore, after splitting with ARJ you still have to manually copy the files to each floppy individually. PKZIP will do it automatically.

Re: Duke Nukem 3D over floppies

If you have the game installed on a computer somewhere, just use ARJ/RAR or any other archiver that will automatically split the archive into floppy-sized parts, and seamlessly join them on the other hand. PKZIP is the worst solution for it, since it has no sane, built-in way to manage multi-volume …

Re: Oh F*ck this Noise (newest Micro$oft cash grab)

in Milliways
From a Windows application perspective, 98 sucked. One misbehaving program could take down the whole system. But it had great DOS compatibility, which was necessary for most home users back then. Today, not so much. I wouldn't want to run a "modern" Windows 9x on my primary system if such a thing …

Re: Could manufacturers re-release 90s hardware?

in Milliways
I think noone would bother to make a "NES Mini" of PC gaming for the same reasons retro PC gaming is niche even compared to retro console gaming I'm not so sure you know! I reckon that could go OK - a little classic 90's beige case, minature of course, that did HDMI out and accepted a USB mouse / …

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