Mail Archives: djgpp/1997/08/04/16:40:08

From: James MacDonald <trill AT netbook DOT demon DOT co DOT uk>
Newsgroups: comp.os.msdos.djgpp
Subject: Re: How to change the "...No dpmi Get cwsdpmi*" message
Date: Mon, 4 Aug 1997 12:41:53 +0100
Organization: Trills and Technologies
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In article <199707311714 DOT KAA18651 AT adit DOT ap DOT net>, Nate Eldredge
<eldredge AT ap DOT net> scribbled :
>Warning: stub.asm is a very tense piece of code. I managed to change the
>message without difficulty, but YMMV. I would not suggest making the message
>longer than it is. Keep a backup of stubify, go32-v2, etc; the makefile
>overwrites them without warning, which is a problem if they don't work.

I even managed to change the msg when make was broken. What happens is
the stub is assembled, but then into a header file, in hex (0x11, 0x123
etc), this header file is then included into stubify. If you want to
modify STUBIFY.EXE directly, don't modify it's stub at the start, modify
the second stub in the middle of the program.
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