[Coco] What ever Happened to NineServer ?

coco at jechar.ca coco at jechar.ca
Mon Jun 4 14:52:36 EDT 2018

I thought those were just for MIDI so I had not installed them yet.
I will add them to my boot changeing references like N5 to Z5 perhaps 
the Youtube refers to an older version where N is used rather then Z. I 
will update you about my progress tomorrow.

On 2018-06-04 13:16, Bill Pierce via Coco wrote:
> If you are referring to just running a NitrOS9 terminal window on the
> PC with the Coco as the server using DW4, then yes, it's still there.
> First you need the "/Zx" desriptors along with the "scdwv.dr" (as well
> as normal dw boot stuff)
> Boot NitrOS9 with DW4 access. Type "shell /Zx&". x being the Z window
> number (Z1-Z8). And yes, include the ampersand.
> At this point, an 80x24 text window should appear on your PC in which
> you have access to the Coco & NitrOS9. You can run programs and such,
> but no graphics.
> Bill Pierce
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: coco <coco at jechar.ca>
> To: Coco List <coco at maltedmedia.com>
> Sent: Mon, Jun 4, 2018 9:23 am
> Subject: [Coco] What ever Happened to NineServer ?
> I seem to remember popping a Nitros9 Window onto the drivewire server
> it was very neat. There is a Youtube video
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7C-QvdX2bNQ  I cannot find the disk I
> had made that did than so I was trying to  do it again from the
> youtube video.  It does not work and I get a error 221 - Module not
> found.  I do have n5  Is Nine server still supported by drive wire, I
> herd a rummer that  that It was going to be a separate program.  I can
> use either Nitros9 3.02.9 or 3.03 - 2014 or 3.03 Daily Build  none of
> these have worked.  What modules do I need and what should be in my
> /dd/sys/inetd  to make this work or is it no longer  supported by
> drive wire?  If it is being developed as a separate program now who is
> the developer ?  Thanks.-- Coco mailing
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