GnuPG on Startup-Floppy / DOS mode error
Thu Apr 5 08:21:09 2001
Thursday 05 April 2001 at 0815h
Thank you, Werner,
I'll try Vsta and QNX (downloaded it yesterday) and see if I
get it done. It's time to change to *nix, anyway.
Your help will be appreciated!
k l a u s e. w e r n e r firstname.lastname@example.org
On Wednesday 04 April 2001 at 1030h
Werner Koch wrote:
| On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, email@example.com 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 (http://www.vsta.org)
| GnuPG floppy.
| I have also plans to create a bootable CDROM.