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First post, by videogamer555

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I don't expect Win95 to run properly on Dosbox, after it's installed, but I at least expect the installer to perform the installation. However, the installer keeps saying "Windows Setup requires 7340032 bytes available on your C: drive.". But there's a problem with that. First, my HDD has far more space than that. Second, I'm using the correct mount command to tell Dosbox to report exactly 1GB of HDD free space to any program that asks for HDD free space,
(that command being "mount C C -freespace 1024").

Please tell me why it's not working. And more specifically, please tell me why the Win95 installer keeps reporting the same false claim that there's not enough HDD space, even though I've done everything possible to avoid that error.

Reply 1 of 3, by DosFreak

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Windows 9x isn't supported in DOSBox as a guest but if you wish to continue down this path for some reason then you need to mount a hard drive image just like any other emulation or virtualization software.

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Reply 2 of 3, by videogamer555

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DosFreak wrote on 2022-01-09, 07:31:

Windows 9x isn't supported in DOSBox as a guest but if you wish to continue down this path for some reason then you need to mount a hard drive image just like any other emulation or virtualization software.

So the emulated drive that corresponds to a host system folder, isn't going to work? That's too bad.