Re: old dos and win3.1 games on Debian Etch amd64
On Tue, Oct 14, 2008 at 06:21:51PM -0400, Douglas A. Tutty wrote:
> Finally unpacking after my move and I came across some old games I'd
> like to play. I had them when my IBM ValuePoint 486 was screaming HOT.
> Now I have an AMD Athlon 3800+ with 1 GB ram, run Debian Etch amd64 with
> the nVidia driver in icewm.
> I have the dos 6.3 set of 5 floppies and the Windows 3.11 set of 6
> floppies. I also have the Harpoon for windows CD.
> The question is what app to run to make it work. The choices seem to be
wine started its life as a windows 3.11 emulator (or non-emulatr,
There's also dosemu.
As for direct hardware access: no idea.
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