Mail Archives: djgpp/2001/02/28/11:36:36.1

From: "Tonu Aas" <tonu AT ids DOT ee>
Newsgroups: comp.os.msdos.djgpp
References: <3a9d1457$0$13636 AT diablo DOT uninet DOT ee> <97j5q0$ado$1 AT nets3 DOT rz DOT RWTH-Aachen DOT DE>
Subject: Re: Blinker + DJGPP + W9x
Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2001 18:17:04 +0200
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To: djgpp AT delorie DOT com
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> >     Is there any solution to spawn from Blinker linked 16 bit PM program
> > some DJGPP 32 bit PM program under W9x DPMI.
> the DPMI spec explicitly says that you cannot have 16bit and 32bit clients
:((( very bad.

> But if it hits you, it leaves you completely stuck.
Maybe not completely:

// in 16bit PM program under W9x
system("start /w test32.exe");

Opens new DOS session - so no problem with 16/32 bit mixing.
Not nice, not exactly "spawn", but works.


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