Subject: Re: reluctant to read win95 directory (PR#231)
From: Peter Dalgaard BSA (email@example.com)
Date: Thu 22 Jul 1999 - 10:29:57 EST
> Using rw0642 under win95, on executing from a directory on the c: drive:
> system("command.com /c dir", intern=T)
> there is a whirring from drive a: (empty), then the message appears in a
> dos box:
> General failure reading device aLP!!?
> Abort, Retry, Fail?
Not that I know anything about Windows, but is there a chance that the
machine goes looking for command.com on the diskette? I.e. you want
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