Ubuntu Caldera Dr-Dos 7.03 Starts up in install of 7.10

I am attempting to install 7.10. I get caldera dr-dos 7.03 start up instead. Nothing I have done fixes this, gets it to move on to install. This has happened with both desktop versions, i tried the other one thinking maybe i downloaded the wrong one. ...

Ubuntu Dr dos 7.03 at boot

I just copied Ubuntu ISO to a CD - and you all might laugh at me, but Ubuntu boots to DOS - how do I navigate to install Ubuntu? ...

Ubuntu How to run a DOS program in a DOS command window in Wine?

I see that Wine has the CMD.EXE program. However, when I try to run it with Wine, nothing happens.Is it possible to open a DOS command window under Wine, so that I can run an ancient DOS program? ...

*** How to rapidly transfer ms-dos program to XP-dos program ? ***

I have completed a dos utility combined with WATCOM C & dos extender dos32a and it works in ms-dos.But now I was asked to provide the version which works in xp command prompt.The original program works in xp command prompt with any change ? ...

View DOS/Linux and Linux/DOS Files

In the past, running SUSE or Red Hat Linux, I could copy files easily between Linux and Windows systems using a memory card. If I needed background pictures on my Linux server - copy files to a memory card from Windows and SUSE and Red Hat saw the files.Now I've added a Debian server. I have graphic ...

Ubuntu Bootable CD Question RE:[DR-DOS] A:\>

I tried to use the bootable cd to try Ubuntu OS. It seems loads up then It gets as far as Caldera DR-DOS 7.03 [DR-DOS] A:\> and stops. What do I do? What other prompts should I be aware of? ...

No boot from live CD

Greetings forum members. This is my first post. I've searched but not found the answer to this. Any help would ease my headache.....so, in order to get my penguin feet wet I made an Ubuntu (v.6.10-desktop-i386) and a Freespire (v.1.0.13) bootable disc via Nero at 4x and ran the iso files through the ...

Loading a 64 bit Ubuntu on my dg33tl

I have a intel dg33tl motherboard with an e 6300 pentium processor, both of which support 64 bit architecture. However, when I insert a 64 bit ubuntu iso I and try to boot from the disk, I am rerouted to Caldara DR-DOS 7.03. In DOS I am unable to execute any actions because it will not register my U ...

need a Caldera Dr Dos expert!!

Ok I need someone out there who is a Calder DR DOS expert!!I am trying to install Windows XP on a hard drive that has nothing on it. I have the motherboard set to boot from the CD ROM, but when it comes to that point, it bypasses the CD ROM drive and starts a program called Caldera DR DOS 7.03. Sinc ...

Ubuntu Dr. Gordon Freeman

Have you ever noticed that Gordon Freeman is Dr. House? If they ever make a movie, Hugh Laurie had better play that part.http://gamesnet.vo.llnwd.net/o1/gamestar/objects/195787_main.jpghttp://rooktopia.files.wordpress.com/2008/03/dr-house-season-3-rd-4.jpg ...

DOS bootup

Out of ignorance, I ask anyone:How does one boot up in DOS--not running MS-DOS through Windows--as I am upgrading my BIOS and this AFUDOS application (run off a floppy, which I've made, set first boot device to the floppy, etc... anything off the ASUS support site) doesn't seem to start. The message ...

Connecting to DB2/VSE via DB2 .NET Provider DR Release

I tried the new DR Release of the DB2 .NET Provider today. The Connection to our Test-Database (DB2Express on Windows) was ok. The Connection to the Production-System (DB2/VSE) caused a dump on the server and the following error:ERROR 58017 IBM SQL30073N "0x11A2" Parameter value "0x0000" is not supp ...

Dr Watson error

I have been makinig changes to the structure of my siteI have also upgraded php from 4.1.1 to 4.3.11 todayThis is the error im getting:Dr Watson Fatal Error:Dr Watson was unable to attach to the process. It is possible that the process exited before Dr Watson could attach to it.Windows 2000 returned ...

IS: DR server utilization

We are planning to build DR (Disaster Recovery) for our document management solution. We are using IS 4.0 with HPII and Centera.We’d like to utilize DR server rather than sitting it ideal. Does anyone have DR site and using DR server for any other purpose? We are thinking to use DR server as non-p ...

Oracle SQLLDR and Dr. Watson Error

I am a network engineer trying to assist a user who is an Oracle developler. When he is using sqlldr.exe, it appears to run fine until its ready to finish, then he gets a Dr. Watson error. The Dr.Waton error SQLLDR.EXE access violation 0xc0000005 / 0x6060ee18 occurs at the end of processing incoming ...

how to access the underlying DOS?

Is there a way to access the underlying DOS or exit to DOS, if Linux was loaded from Loadlin? ...

Dos Window and Ctrl-C

I wrote a program(VC++6.0 Dialog) that opens a DOS-Window (Starting a dos software) The DOS Software needs CTRL-C to close! No other thing is accepted. My question:How:-do i set the focus to the dos window?-do i sent the combination CTRL-C? ...

Ubuntu Dos fdisk

For best results, you should always use an OS-specific partition table program. For example, you should make DOS partitions with the DOS FDISK program and Linux partitions with the Linux fdisk or Linux cfdiskprogram.I'm reading the fdisk man pages and it says there is a DOS fdisk program. What is it ...

Redirecting DOS box into control

In my MFC program I run an external DOS program in a DOS box. The DOS program waits for the user to press a key and then exits after outputting a few lines of text. I would like to know if there is any way I can get the output of this simple DOS program to be redirected into a control (maybe Activex ...

all my exec() results to my apache-dos-prompt ????

Im running Windows 98SE, Apache 1.3.12 Win32 and php-4.0.2-Win32I am trying to make some ping-scripts i php :<?php$tmp = exec("ping 127.0.0.1"); echo $tmp;?>also tryed the following :<?php$tmp = exec("ping 127.0.0.1", $ping_results); $rows = count($ping_results);$ping = ...

Waiting for a DOS application to terminate?

I want to write a windows frontend for a DOS tool.So I call the DOS app and the DOS box pops up.Then I have to wait until it has finishedbefore I can proceed. But how do I know?I tried to use FindWindow() and look periodicallyfor a window title with my DOS application name.But that is e.g. different ...

Hook / Catching DOS message...

If I launch a DOS program, and the DOS program then sends output to the window/consloe, how can I intercept the message in my program ?Im a rookie in this area so any advice directionwill be helpful (code gets you on my 'owe you a beer list')dd ...

play avi in DOS

I have an avi file that I would like to play in DOS (screen switch to dos and play avi then switch back to Windows when finished). Does anyone know how to do this. I've seen it done in raytrace demos. ...

Does dos utility provided by microsoft has something different from normal program based on dos?

I want to call dos utility in my main program which based on Windows. For example, I use "CreateProcess" to call the dos utility "move.exe".I use the following code in order to not let the dos window show:stStartUpInfo.dwFlags = STARTF_USESHOWWINDOW;stStartUpInfo.wShowWindow = SW ...

Ubuntu Help with running dos program

I am a newbie. I need some advice in running a dos program. The program and directory is on a ubuntu server (8.04) with samba. I am trying to access it on an ubuntu desktop (8.04). How do I map the network directory as a drive (like window) permanently and run the dos program in an dos emulator of s ...

Capture output from DOS program

I have encountered a problem and I would like to have helps and hints. My application will launch a DOS program and this DOS program will be running on the background. However, this DOS program will output some information to it's console and my application will need to display it simultaneously, wh ...

DOS NTVDM's

All DOS programs in NT represented as NTVDM processes. How can I find out to which DOS program corresponds each DOS NTVDM? ...

Hide Dos window -launch and wait for finished

I am using code below to launch my application. If lauched application is DOS based then a dos window appears. What i have to do for hide dos window.Private Type STARTUPINFOcb As LonglpReserved As StringlpDesktop As StringlpTitle As StringdwX As LongdwY As LongdwXSize As LongdwYSize As LongdwXCountC ...

Open Dos Window

How do I open a dos window,give two dos commands one after the other,then close that dos window. ...

Oracle sys account password file issue in DR

DB:10gR2OS: Sol 10Hello Folks,If I will change sys account password on primary side, and I want to copy password file from source to DR side, does it required DR should be down? or Is it possible to copy password file from source to DR while DR is up ? eventhough DR would not be in sync unless sys p ...

Oracle Error in exporting DR$ tables

I have user(Say User1) with Roles CONNECT,RESOURCE,CTXAPP roles granted to it.The entire schema except tables LIKE DR$ATTRIBUTE_VALUES_INDEX$I and DR$ATTRIBUTE_VALUES_INDEX$K and ATTRIBUTES view are not exported appropriately. C:\>exp user1/user1@instance_name file=E:\code\Backup\temp\user1.dmplo ...

[b]can Ubuntu Be Installed From Dos[/b]

I cant boot from a usb drive but can load drivers from dos. Is there a dos installer for ubuntu or is there a way to install from dos? ...

Ubuntu Grub and DOS 6.22/W98SE

I have two harddisks in my computer.The first of them containing: DOS 6.22, Win98SE und another different Win98SE.All of them were installed on their own partition (C:). Two of these partitions were always invisible, the third visible and active for booting the system. Using another system I had to ...

Ubuntu HOWTO: Boot a DOS floppy-image without a floppy drive

The floppy drive is an almost dead technology by now. Unfortunately one may need to boot from a floppy image neverteless -- in my case I had to run a BIOS update utlity for my Matrox G450 graphics card. Here's how I did it without a floppy drive.From step 2 onwards you'll have to be root (or use sud ...

Ubuntu [B]Compiling dr'ex source code...!?!?!?[/B]

I sure that there are a lot of people that can help me compile the dr'ex source code. Dr'ex is an exokernel: http://sourceforge.net/projects/drex/My problem is that when I type make on the containing folder of drex-murgiahack-0.0.6, I get the following:make -C boot ../boot.omake[1]: Entering directo ...

DOS to C++ Issue

guys, I need your help on an issue.I'm converting a Batch file I made for school into C++ code.The problem is that I have to check if a directory exists, if not it should create the directory and write a text file into it.My batch code would be:if not exist "C:\DOS" (md C:\DOS echo test ...

DR Solution for Oracle

Another one for all of you.Right now, we do a SAN replication for all the oracle filesystem including archive redo. In case of DR, we mount the DR LUN on the DR server, apply the last redo and that's it. We replicate all except archive redo, once a day and archive redo every 20 minutes. Solution wit ...

Im a newb at this and I need help...

Im not exactly sure what im doing. I wanted to try something new cause im sick of Windows XP Home and Professional. But anyways. I downloaded the disk images and then I burned them to a disk using Nero. I burned them as a Boot Disk. Then I go put it in my other computer cause I wanna test this softw ...

multi-boot / partitioning question

We have a second computer with a IBM 12.5G hard drive that we want to setup as a multi-boot system. (I've installed one before with Windows NT and Linux using lilo)Caldera DR-DOS 7.03Windows NT 4.0Debian Linux. How would YOU partition the HD? Would you use a Separate Partition for the DrDos OS, .... ...

Ubuntu Is my CD burn invalid or what?

I downloaded Ubuntu 6.606 and burned the ISO file to a CD. If I try to boot from the CD, the screen stops with "[DR-DOS] A:\>" at the bottom. Two line above that: Caldera DR-DOS 7.03. If I enter dir, I see an executable file named WWBMU. If I type it at the prompt, I get a message sayin ...

Installation of Ubuntu 5.10 (Solved)

I am very new to this Ubuntu 5.10I've managed to cut a copy of the above and get it restarted, but I am stuck before I got to Initial splash screen.I got stuck here:"CALDERA DR DOS 7.03COPY RIGHT (C) 1976, 1988 CALDERA, INC, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED[DR-DOS] A:\>"Appreciate all your help. ...

Ubuntu boot issue

I'm a complete Linux newbie. However, I've been reading for quite some time and have decided to do the dual boot thing with Ubuntu and XP. I downloaded the ubuntu-7.04-desktop-i386.iso and checked it with MD5summer and it passed. The issue is that when I reboot with the CD in the drive I end up with ...

Ubuntu NWCDEX load OK, then Lockup @ A:\

First time with Linux. Install will not go past NLSFUNC.Distro: 7.1 XP Pro on diskSingle PartitionIntel 566192 Mb RAMSony cdr/rw 48xfollowingis partial screen output:Partition C:\ installedSearching for USB HDD devices...USB support sucessfully initializedrun-time error R6001-null pointer assignment ...

Ubuntu Dapper Drake Alternate Install CD doesn't start

I downloaded the alternate install CD for Dapper Drake and burned a bootable .iso CD. When I boot from the CD, I get a Caldera DR-DOS 7.03 command prompt with [DR-DOS] A:\>. How do I get to the text based installer? ...

Ubuntu Live CD won't boot up

Ok, new problem.Last night, I decided to upgrade the 10.04 in my laptop to 10.10. To make a long story short, after doing the upgrade, it all went to hell.So I decided to install Lubuntu 11.04. After downloading the torrent without a problem, and extracting the ISO file, I burned the CD on K3B. But ...

Newbie Problems, Mandrake 10.1

I wonder if anybody can help, I have never used linux before.Have recently downloaded mandrake 10.1, I downloaded the dvd version, pretty sure it was the md5 type. (whatever that means). Anyway created a bootable dvd using nero burning rom, that went fine, I think. When I restart my pc, the dvd boot ...

Ubuntu someone help me with installation ! !

Ok so i downloaded the iso file and burned it on a cd. I put it in my laptop and it started to boot in text. then after a while it just stopped on a command line. is there a command that i have to type for it to progress? or is it supposed to start on its own?Copyright (c) 1976, 1998 Caldera, Inc. A ...

Ubuntu won't boot

all, i am trying to run ubuntu on a computer running a amd 64 athlon X2 processor.each time i boot the computer i get grub rescue, i have posted about this before and i was told to get the boot info script... so here it is:#!/bin/bashVERSION=0.55DATE="February 15th, 2010"#to use this scrip ...

Ubuntu start up issues for neophites.

First a thank you to Pythias 22. Your were most helpful when I was flailing around trying to get Ubuntu up and running. I have been out of touch for about two weeks, but am working as time permits to get more functionality out of the installation.P-22, I solved the black screen problem. Downloaded a ...

Ubuntu Grub2 losses XP menu entry

Lucid - Grub2 menu has quit displaying Windows Xp entry at boot up. #!/bin/bashVERSION=0.55DATE="February 15th, 2010"#to use this script:## sudo bash boot_info_script055.sh#or# su -# bash boot_info_script055.sh##### last-modified ##author Ulrich Meierfrankenfeld (aka meierfra.) # with cont ...