[Coco] VCF Program Installation Problem

Steve Bjork 6809er at srbsoftware.com
Thu Sep 29 17:12:38 EDT 2011

Sorry for that.  As for win 98 Se License, I gave away my last legal 
copy about decade ago.

Just on a side note, you can run an older version windows as VM on 
recent versions of Windows. I've done that with Windows XP and windows 8 
(32-bit) on my Windows 7 Pro system.  I don't know it that help


On 9/29/2011 1:43 PM, john T Chasteen wrote:
> Thanks Steve for your quick response. I don't plan on using this Tower PC
> to go to the Internet. I have plenty (many many ) old programs that I
> want to
> play with that won't work on my 64 bit PC. I have Windows 98 installed
> and I have win 98 SE but I lost the code. Some one may have win 98 SE
> that they don't use. I just wanted the latest up date for win 98.
> John
> On Thu, 29 Sep 2011 11:01:50 -0700 Steve Bjork<6809er at srbsoftware.com>
> writes:
>> That Pentium 1 CPU was release just under two decades old (1993) and
>> is
>> very low power.  Add the fact that Window 98 is no longer supported
>> with
>> security patches, putting windows 98 is not the best choice.
>> Try running a small Linux kernel maybe the best use of that old of
>> system.
>> Or find someone that is getting rid of their old system.  Most
>> likely it
>> will be a newer CPU with a bit more power.
>> Steve
>> On 9/29/2011 10:22 AM, john T Chasteen wrote:
>>> I am trying to restore an old (1999) PC Pentium 1 and am having
>>> trouble installing Windows 98 SE. I am using windows 98 ok.
>>> I lost the back of the CD Case but I wrote the installation code
>> on the
>>> CD but
>>> I must have made a mistake. This is a legal copy.
>>> Any suggestions of how to get around this trouble?
>>> Last resort. Does anyone have a copy I can borrow?
>>> John

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