Mail Archives: djgpp/1999/03/19/10:50:55

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From: "Salvador Eduardo Tropea (SET)" <salvador AT inti DOT gov DOT ar>
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To: DJ Delorie <dj AT delorie DOT com>, djgpp AT delorie DOT com
Date: Fri, 19 Mar 1999 13:02:08 +0000
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Subject: Re: (fwd) Compression
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DJ Delorie <dj AT delorie DOT com> wrote:

> > Why a 16 bits version? There are a gzip uncompressor for 16 bits and tar 
> > unpacker too, people having a 286 and wanting to unpack something can use it. 
> > People with a 386 can use djtar. Windows fanatic uses WinZip and it supports 
> > .tar.gz. 
> Because a djgpp version would need cwsdpmi to run under dos, so you'd
> have to untgz csdpmi4b.tgz and ... oops.
> I suppose one alternative is to have an unpacked cwsdpmi.exe available
> for download with the djtar.exe.

Or perhaps even a version with the pmode stub.

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