Mail Archives: djgpp/1994/01/17/13:15:25

From: sandmann AT clio DOT rice DOT edu (Charles W. Sandmann)
Subject: Re: Problem with go32 and 386max
To: djgpp AT sun DOT soe DOT clarkson DOT edu (DJGPP Mailing List)
Date: Mon, 17 Jan 1994 11:13:24 -0600 (CST)
Cc: MCARDLEB AT woods DOT uml DOT edu

> but when I try to use a line (or any other kind of graphics drawing tool)
> I get a "general protetion fault at eip=151e" .  I get this with the djtst111
> files and with my test program below.

You cannot use graphics from DPMI mode.  Either disable the DPMI feature of
386MAX or put "nodpmi" in your GO32 environment variable.

> ps: I think the delay(x) function is not counting milliseconds correctly. It
> seems to count in 1/2 millisecond per one x.

This routine calls your rom bios for this function, so maybe it is buggy.  I
will check on my machine this evening, but it kept good time sometime in the
past when I tested it.

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