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Re: "Out of environment space" error



Hi!

I think you are attempting to modify properties of MS-DOS application of Windows 95 shortcut, pif-file. Under NT, properties of such files look exactly as you described.

Regards,
Michael

-----Original Message-----
From: Suhaib M. Siddiqi <Ssiddiqi@InspirePharm.Com>
To: Todd Goodman <tsg1@earthlink.net>; earnie_boyd@yahoo.com <earnie_boyd@yahoo.com>
Cc: 'cygwin users' <cygwin@sourceware.cygnus.com>
Date: 4  1999 . 14:17
Subject: Re: "Out of environment space" error


>
>
>>
>>> 8<
>>>
>>> There is no Memory Tab on the NT MS-DOS Prompt Properites dialog.
>The
>>> Tabs should be General, Shortcut, Options, Font, Layout and Colors;
>in
>>> that order.
>>
>>I have General, Program, Font, Memory, Screen, Misc.
>>
>>Program contains a Windows NT button that lets me select the
>autoexec.bat
>>and config.sys
>
>Microsoft does not advice using config.sys on NT.  Please check
>Micorosft Knowledge base on their web pages.  They even advice of not
>using autoexec.bat on NT for env stuff.
>
>
>>to use (defaulting to %SystemRoot%\SYSTEM32\AUTOEXEC.BAT and
>CONFIG.SYS).
>>
>>Sure looks like NT to me.
>>
>>>
>>> 8<
>>> > Perhaps it has to do with my installing NT over an existing 95
>>> installation
>>> > on
>>> > the same drive (a FAT partition).
>>> 8<
>>>
>>> My guess here is that you didn't properly install NT.  Don't know
>what
>>> you've as a result.  I suggest trying it again as this is definitely
>>> not NT.
>>
>>I believe it is installed properly.  I was able to install SP4 after
>all and
>>all NT programs are running OK.
>>
>>Thanks anyway,
>>
>>Todd
>>
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