R-alpha: rsept31.zip

Friedrich Leisch Friedrich.Leisch@ci.tuwien.ac.at
Tue, 14 Oct 1997 17:33:55 +0200

>>>>> On 10 Oct 1997 12:20:12 +0200,
>>>>> Peter Dalgaard BSA (PDB) wrote:

PDB> Friedrich Leisch <Friedrich.Leisch@ci.tuwien.ac.at> writes:
>> I tried rsept31.zip under Windows 3.11 yesterday and it didn't work
>> at all ... the screen went black for a second and that was it.
>> Any glue what I've done wrong? Should it work under 3.11 or only under
PDB>       ^^^^ That's a sticky issue, Fritz... ;)

probably my linux machine doesn't like it, when I write about sticky
issues like ms software and interferes with what I'm writing ...

PDB> You need to install win32s first. Available from ftp.microsoft.com and
PDB> various other places. Latest version (1.30c, I think) is very
PDB> descriptively called pw1118.exe. It's a 2.4MB self-extracting file
PDB> (which is causing me some trouble with providing it to students on
PDB> diskette...).

pw1118.exe did the job for me ... now it works including graphics
... or lets put it this way:


worked :-)

finding bugs is left to students insisting on using windows

shouldn't there be something in the README?

as for the 2.4MB: the biggest file in the archive is about 350k, so
repacking it into 2 archives <= 1440k shouldn't be a problem.

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