Fwd: compaq's portable computer

From: Fred Cisin <cisin_at_xenosoft.com>
Date: Tue May 4 19:04:28 2004

> > Windoze 3.1 will refuse to install unless there is SOME memory above 1M.
> > It therefore can not be installed on an 8088 machine.

On Tue, 4 May 2004, Scott Stevens wrote:
> Now I may have to install Windows 3.1 on my Kaypro 8088 system to
> confirm or debunk my belief.
> And that's a pity as it right now has CP/M-86 installed on it. But I
> can always reinstall CP/M-86 anytime (a complete retail box copy of
> Digital Research branded CP/M-86 sits on my shelf, by the Windows 1.03,
> DOS 1.0 and WordStar 3.3 complete boxes).

That WOULD be a pity.
Do you have an extra hard-drive,
so that you can experiment without
messing up a GOOD configuration?
Received on Tue May 04 2004 - 19:04:28 BST

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