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CWSDPMI bug (DOSX)

posted by Steve(R) Homepage E-mail, US, 09.05.2008, 08:19

> > > It's CWSDPMI ... it always "redirects" GPF's in Ring 0 to "RCMB"
> :lol3:
> >
> > Is this common knowledge? Then please reveal details!
>
> That's probably why CWSDPMI unconditionally whines about RCMB even if no
> rat callbacks or even no driver is present.
>
> > "GPFs in Ring 0" shouldn't happen in a raw DPMI host without built-in
> extender.
>
> Yeah ... many things shouldn't happen. But if a "very rarely used"
> callback is present (HX GUI, Blocek, FreeBASIC, DUGL, ...) and the
> application crashes and you touch the mouse :crying:

I'm having trouble understanding your logic. How does 'always "redirects"' follow from 'probably' and 'if a "very rarely used" callback is present...and the application crashes and you touch the mouse'

But I have a solution (maybe) to that last problem: Don't play with your mouse when a prog is crashing.

 

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