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by vaceituno
Wed Apr 20, 2005 11:39 pm
Forum: UBCD V4 Requests & Suggestions
Topic: Tip for squeezing exe and sys files
Replies: 2
Views: 11251

Well, it can come handy when you are off by a few bytes, or you want to be able to dump the image on a floppy for some reason.
by vaceituno
Tue Apr 19, 2005 12:07 am
Forum: UBCD V4 Requests & Suggestions
Topic: Tip for squeezing exe and sys files
Replies: 2
Views: 11251

Tip for squeezing exe and sys files

I assume some people use the 2.88 option to add custom images to the UBCD. Many DOS programs are not compressed, or compressed with unefficient EXE compressors. I normally use UNP.EXE by Ben Castricum to decompress them and WWPACK to compress EXE files. COM files can sometimes be compressed converti...
by vaceituno
Mon Apr 18, 2005 11:30 pm
Forum: UBCD V4 Requests & Suggestions
Topic: More improvement suggestions
Replies: 1
Views: 9970

More improvement suggestions

It would nice to boot a machine with UBCD, choose a communications mode (USB, Parallel, Serial, Network) set it as a HOST, making all filesystems available. Then take the same CD to the problem machine, choose a communications mode (the same, of course) and set it as a CLIENT, so you can access all ...
by vaceituno
Mon Apr 18, 2005 10:26 pm
Forum: UBCD V4 Requests & Suggestions
Topic: Improvements suggestion
Replies: 3
Views: 13763

>I will add Bootable CD Loader to the list of useful links at the UBCD >website, since it doesn't really belong in the UBCD itself. The thing is, if an image of that floppy is available in the CD, you can create it in another machine and then use it to boot UBCD from it in the "problem" machine. It ...
by vaceituno
Mon Apr 18, 2005 6:13 am
Forum: UBCD V4 Requests & Suggestions
Topic: Improvements suggestion
Replies: 3
Views: 13763

Improvements suggestion

I would add http://bootcd.narod.ru/index_e.htm that boots the CD from the floppy drive. Good alternative to smartboot manager, as you can just create the floppy and off you go, and you can integrate it with GRUB as Wengier's boot disk (china dos union) shows. I would add some means to connect two UB...