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Compgeke

Hmm...this is going to seem boring so lets just call this the blog of the computer adventurer!

  1. Getting a DLink DE-220 and a NE2000 clone working in a PC-6300

    After wishing I could get a network card working in my AT&T PC-6300 I started to try things out. I had just gotten a DLink DE-220PCT card from a thrift store for $3 still shrink wrapped, so why not try that out? I first tried it with ROM 1.1 but that just resulted in the system locking up (same as the pnppd.com driver did). I replaced the ROM 1.1 chips with the ROM 1.21 chips from my 2nd PC-6300 and it loaded up fine, and seen the card. The packet driver needed for this is the DE22X.COM, and ...
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  2. My totally un-vintage computer related day

    So..today I woke to find I STILL felt like fecies and haven't fully recovered from strep throat, fun. As for this I got time to work on my Windows 3.1 live CD. I still can't get a static drive letter assigned to the ramdisk.sys from the 98 setup disk since it wasn't designed for that apparently (damn you Microsoft for making life so hard on us sick and weak) and I was told of an alternate way of creating a ram disk, rdisk.com by Jack, which I believe is a ramdisk driver with support for upto 2 gigs ...
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