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Re: [ProgSoc] DOS games under os/2
On Tue, 2 Jun 1998, Jay Banyer wrote:
->I want to play dos games under os/2. However, when I start an os/2 dos
->session, it doesn't have enough memory to run them. I'm not sure the
->games will work under os/2 dos anyway, but I don't get a chance to see.
->As you can see, it only gives me 2mb of memory. The pc I'm using has
okay, create yourself a dos session (using the program template, or copy
the existing dos full screen), then right click on it and select settings,
then goto the page that says "DOS Settings" or "DOS memory settings", find
virtual memory, and bump up your ems or xms or whatever you want...(those
instructions are pretty vague, to be precise i'll have to look at my os/2
box at work, if you can't figure it out from that, mail me tomorrow)..
"Baldrick, believe me: eternity in the company of Beezlebub and all his
hellish instruments of death will be a picnic compared to five minutes
with me -- and this pencil -- if we can't replace this Dictionary."
-- Edmund Blackadder III (Ink and Incapability)
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