delorie.com/archives/browse.cgi   search  
Mail Archives: djgpp/2000/04/17/02:11:03

From: Damian Yerrick <Bullcr_pd_yerrick AT hotmail DOT comRemoveBullcr_p>
Newsgroups: comp.os.msdos.djgpp,comp.os.msdos.programmer,comp.os.msdos.misc
Subject: Re: c|net: Microsoft has officially killed MS-DOS.
Organization: Pin Eight Software http://pineight.8m.com/
Message-ID: <ml4lfs4cv7mv8bjupbce4g4os51k09km5l@4ax.com>
References: <0vlffsc21hthnqfaramn08d9gb9jfk5v74 AT 4ax DOT com> <38F8D80C DOT 29D0 AT earthlink DOT net> <bdljfsoqi4lmhjde58alm49cdn9jqv7ph3 AT 4ax DOT com> <38FA6A98 DOT 4ED2 AT earthlink DOT net>
X-Newsreader: Forte Agent 1.7/32.534
MIME-Version: 1.0
Lines: 33
X-Trace: /bV2/6MtpiyawqoVBfOY3PhQFEeWt2WL9dXTbFXeURagyG1oz2lrsS/q/xJIh3osQ9UzZ2Q1ZylO!EnWD/wrisJ5hlU7fWHs6cScjkJMU4/fK2wM2UFvaRoAjwndf7Defr6AzahoRwrFx4GSwB+ayxzgk!5wd4wTw=
X-Complaints-To: abuse AT gte DOT net
X-Abuse-Info: Please be sure to forward a copy of ALL headers
X-Abuse-Info: Otherwise we will be unable to process your complaint properly
NNTP-Posting-Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2000 04:32:20 GMT
Distribution: world
Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2000 04:32:20 GMT
To: djgpp AT delorie DOT com
DJ-Gateway: from newsgroup comp.os.msdos.djgpp
Reply-To: djgpp AT delorie DOT com

On Mon, 17 Apr 2000 01:35:49 GMT, Rez
<rividh DOT minusthispart AT earthlink DOT net> wrote:

>Damian Yerrick wrote:
>> doing hard-core DOS action, I pick "Command prompt only" so that my
>> sound card will not crackle horribly.  But with Windows ME, it seems
>> I will have to reformat and repartition my hard drive to get several
>> boot partitions below 32 MB.
>
>What sound card is this? I vaguely recall some serious lack of support
>for certain sound cards in W98.

MagicWave 3DX audio subsystem from NeoMagic, being used as a Sound
Blaster Pro compatible card in any DOS game.  Windriver 4.03.2424.05T
(1997 Yamaha).

Boot into DOS or Linux: Recognized as a Sound Blaster Pro compatible
card.

>> This has been CCed to Microsoft's suggestion box:
>>   mailto:mswish AT microsoft DOT com
>
>Good!! I'd have done it myself if I'd known where to send it offhand!

Now we know where to mail our _intelligently_written_ rants.

-- 
Damian Yerrick
"I refuse to listen to those who refuse to listen to reason."
See the whole sig: http://www.rose-hulman.edu/~yerricde/sig.html

This is McAfee VirusScan. Add these two lines to your signature to
prevent the spread of signature viruses.  http://www.mcafee.com/

- Raw text -


  webmaster     delorie software   privacy  
  Copyright 2019   by DJ Delorie     Updated Jul 2019