manually installing MSDOS...
trixter at oldskool.org
Wed Mar 15 20:39:26 CST 2006
Chuck Guzis wrote:
>> Hell, you can get most of the good stuff on a 360K disk if you try hard
>> enough. One of my favorite tricks is to use ARK (K. Heidenstrom), which
>> is a .COM archiver and execution stub, to stick all the .COM files I
>> need into a single .EXE, then compress the .EXE with pklite or lzexe or
>> similar. format.com, fdisk.com, and sys.com all go in there, as do a
>> 4KB editor and other utils.
> Many of the files can be easily compressed without archiving using LZEXE or
Yes, but you gain more space by putting them all into a single archive
and compressing the entire thing; that way it's not constantly
restarting the dictionary for each file.
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