Mail Archives: djgpp/1997/08/31/12:19:35
On Fri, 29 Aug 1997, Mike Darrett wrote:
> The FAQ's DJ wrote said just use int86() and forget about ES, ...
That's an unfortunate wording in the FAQ that misled you, sorry. Do
NOT use `int86' for any functions that need a pointer to a buffer,
unless it appears in the list of the supported functions (see the
library reference for that list). For all others, use `__dpmi_int'.
(Actually, I suggest you to use `__dpmi_int' even for those that
`int86' does support, for reasons that are too long and subtle to
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