Mail Archives: djgpp/1994/01/03/16:11:27

To: DJ Delorie <dj AT ctron DOT com>
Cc: djgpp AT sun DOT soe DOT clarkson DOT edu
Subject: Re: make/Windows/emu387
Date: Mon, 03 Jan 1994 12:34:32 -0800
From: Darryl Okahata <darrylo AT hpnmhjw DOT sr DOT hp DOT com>

> An annoying bug, but unfortunately VCPI isn't available under Windows.

     All too true.  Sigh.

> > If a 32-bit DPMI client comes up under Windows, Windows'll put 32-bit
> > interrupt gates in the IDT.  If a 16-bit client then tries to
> > come up in the same IDT, there would indeed be serious problems.
> Is the opposite true?  If so, you can't run gcc from Borland's make
> either.

     I imagine the opposite is true, but I do not know this for a fact.

     I've heard that Borland has a real-mode-only make (MAKER.EXE???),
in addition to its normal make.

     -- Darryl Okahata
	Internet: darrylo AT sr DOT hp DOT com

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