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HX question about link.exe (DOSX)

posted by cm(R) Homepage E-mail, Düsseldorf, Germany, 26.07.2008, 21:24

> Btw, I am kinda fascinated of HX. :) You can compile under DOS with
> DJGPP... Run your program under DOS and later you can use the same exe on
> XP and even on Vista (where DOS support has been removed)!

That's not the complete truth, 32-bit Vista still has the NTVDM. However it has more restrictions, and of course all sort of DOS support is removed from 64-bit Vista and XP.

HX is indeed a very useful software. Used the official Win32 version of 7-Zip for some months now under DOS.



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