Bug#270285: dosemu: unix.com -s fails to import env vars with an underscore
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Ryan Underwood <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Thu, Sep 16, 2004 at 10:09:57PM +0100, Roger Leigh wrote:
>> Both Sarge installs are OK. The Sid one is not.
> I've not idea why this would be the case. The dosemu and dosemu-freedos
> packages are the same all around.
OK, here's the "solution":
The comcom command.com provided by dosemu is buggy. It doesn't work
at all WRT the environment and unix -s.
Replacing it with FreeCom does fix the problem. My Sid machine is now
working now it's using a properly installed freecom (there was a
problem with its installation with vspawn.com). However, I haven't
had success with every version of FreeCom. Some appear to be buggy in
the same manner as comcom.
So I think I'm sorted WRT getting a working setup, but I think
replacing comcom with FreeCom in Debian would be a Good Thing. I'll
go through the available FreeCom versions and see which work and which
Thanks for your patience!
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