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by themouse
Mon Apr 13, 2009 5:41 pm
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HX DOS Extender is still actively developed; however, you might want to talk to the developer about his work. From the looks of things, there is no license anywhere. If my understanding is correct, it means two things: 1) It's Public Domain 2) He forgot to include it so it's unclear. Well I am nerv...
by themouse
Fri Apr 10, 2009 2:44 am
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Oh I'm serious. But I want to do research before I can begin.
The more I know the better it will be.
by themouse
Thu Apr 09, 2009 9:12 pm
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I was thinking that eventually it would be: Old program -> Dos Device -> FD311-> FreeDOS kernel, where its available Old program -> Device Wrapper(emulated evironment/driver) , where its not I think most drivers will be available for older hardware. But newer hardware (network cards, video drivers) ...
by themouse
Thu Apr 09, 2009 7:14 pm
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Thank you for your reply "They originally implemented a Win16 comp layer, but that has long since transformed into a Win32 comp layer" Can someone explain what this does? runs both 16 and 32. That might be a good start, run all the apps from before and run new apps. :) If not is the older code versi...
by themouse
Thu Apr 09, 2009 5:57 pm
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You guys are recreating a version of windows, so I though this would be a good place to ask. I am interested in doing the same. But for Windows 3.11 for freedos project. Basic Idea/Premise Run Windows 3.0+ applications, Use Windows 3.0+ drivers Look Like Windows 3.11, Have Replacement Programs for t...