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1049Re: Drsi cards

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  • John Wiseman
    Apr 19, 2008
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      I've uploaded bpqhdlc.vxd. As stated below, this has not been tested
      for quite a while, but did work last time I had a machine with ISA
      slots.

      Good luck, and any reports (positive or negative) would be
      appreciated.

      73,
      John

      --- In BPQ32@yahoogroups.com, "JAMES BEEMAN" <n8yib@...> wrote:
      >
      > Thanks John
      > I did a search for bpqhdlc.vxd and did not find it
      > what I did find was other messages from people looking for
      > it to.
      > if anyone has it or can find it would you please send it
      > to me.
      > thanks Ron N8YIB
      > email: n8yib@...
      >
      >
      > On Wed, 09 Apr 2008 07:51:34 -0000
      > "John Wiseman" <john.wiseman@...> wrote:
      > > --- In BPQ32@yahoogroups.com, "Ron Stordahl N5IN"
      > ><ron_n5in@>
      > > wrote:
      > >>
      > >> --- In BPQ32@yahoogroups.com, "JAMES BEEMAN" <n8yib@>
      > >>wrote:
      > >> >
      > >> > I have 2 dual port drsi cards in an old 500mhz
      > >>computer
      > >> > running win98 when I try to load BPQ32 it can find
      > >> > HDLC.VXD
      > >> > to run them but if I run in DOS runs great is there a
      > >>fix
      > >> > for this or does BPQ32 not like DRSI cards
      > >> > Ron N8yIB
      > >> >
      > >>
      > >> This question has come up before and John, G8BPQ, has
      > >>said that
      > > BPQ32
      > >> does not support HDLC cards (of which the DRSI is one
      > >>example).
      > >>
      > >> I know they were convenient, but as ISA cards they are
      > >>only
      > > compatible
      > >> with quite old machines. But obviously such old
      > >>machines can still
      > > run
      > >> W9X....no offense intended to your 'old' computer! HI!
      > >>
      > >> Ron, N5IN
      > >>
      > >
      > > Actually not quite true. I no longer have a machine with
      > >ISA bus, so
      > > can't develop any new support, but I did have DRSI cards
      > >working with
      > > bpq32 on Win98. You need bpqhdlc.vxd, which you should
      > >be able to
      > > find somewhere on the net. I'm away from home at the
      > >moment, so can't
      > > supply it. I can't be certain that changes I've made to
      > >the code
      > > since I last tried DRSI (about 5 years) havn't upset
      > >things. They
      > > definitely won't work with NT/W2k/XP
      > >
      > > 73,
      > > John
      > >
      >
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