GnuPG on Startup-Floppy / DOS mode error
Wed Apr 4 10:31:03 2001
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> start-up floppy, formatted with all the system files, and
> though I could boot it GnuPG refuses to run saying "This
> program cannot be run in DOS mode".
Well, this is the W32 port which does mean it runs on Windows 95
kind of OSes but not on plain (Free|PC|MS|DR)DOS. There might be a
port to plain DOS availabe but I don't recommend it.
Try to use a one floppy GNU/Linux distribution (I know that this
will be hard) or use another POSIX like kernel to port GnuPG. I can
help you if you decide to work on a small VSTa (www.vsta.org) based
I have also plans to create a bootable CDROM.
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