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From: Hans-Bernhard Broeker <broeker AT physik DOT rwth-aachen DOT de>
Newsgroups: comp.os.msdos.djgpp
Subject: Re: DDJGPP+ RHIDE: 3 question
Date: 22 Jun 2004 12:07:23 GMT
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Paul Wilkins <disk AT paradise DOT net DOT nz> wrote:
> Andrew Cottrell wrote:

> Starting RHIDE in one of two ways.

> Start > Run > rhide projectname

> Start > Run > cmd
>      rhide projectname

There's your problem.  You almost certainly don't want to start RHIDE
in either of those two ways.  Instead, open a command line shell, 'cd'
to the place you actually want your project to be in, and *then* run
'rhide projectname'.  Make that place one devoid of blanks in the
path, to be on the sane and safe side of things.

>  > and CMD.exe to ensure you
>  > are not using a environment variable that XP or Rhide uses?

> Environment variables are set as instructed.

>  From the cmd prompt, SET gives the following useful variables.
>      djgpp=c:\djgpp\djgpp.env
>  
> Path=C:\WINDOWS\system32;C:\WINDOWS;C:\WINDOWS\System32\Wbem;c:\djgpp\bin

I'm reasonably sure that this Path is not what the instructions told
you to make it.  If at all possible, you should have c:\djgpp\bin
*first* on the path, not last.

A further note of caution: this is the Win32 / cmd.exe view of the
environment (detectable by the variable names being lower-case).  You
want to look at the *DOS* view instead.  You may have to explicitly
run 'command.com' to get a look at that.  It should be equivalent, but
it never hurts to be sure.

> As RHIDE is primarily developed for Windows machines, 

Huh?  Whatever made you think that?

-- 
Hans-Bernhard Broeker (broeker AT physik DOT rwth-aachen DOT de)
Even if all the snow were burnt, ashes would remain.

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