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From: Hans-Bernhard Broeker <broeker AT physik DOT rwth-aachen DOT de>
Newsgroups: comp.os.msdos.djgpp
Subject: Re: 16 bit to 32 bit
Date: 11 Oct 2004 09:35:48 GMT
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one2001boy AT yahoo DOT com <one2001boy AT yahoo DOT com> wrote:
> Hello,

> Under Windows XP, I run a simple pwd.exe in cmd,
> the error message looks like this:

Please report the *exact* error message.  "Looks like" isn't good
enough.

> 16 bit MS-DOC Subsystemm, The system file is not suitable for
>   running MS-DOC and Microsoft Windows applications.

We've been over this recently --- the problem is almost guaranteed to
have nothing to do with DJGPP, your pwd.exe program, or CMD.EXE.
Something in your XP box's DOS subsystem is seriously messed up.  You
have to find and fix it.

-- 
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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