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Dosbox launch, or: Why should I read the readme.

 
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 03, 2007 5:19 pm     Post subject: Dosbox launch, or: Why should I read the readme. Reply with quote

hi i am wondering if there is something i can do than typing in

mount c c:\games
mount d e:\ -t cdrom -ioctl

and such when i wanna play a dosbox game
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 03, 2007 11:02 pm     Post subject: Reply with quote

No. DOSBox emulates DOS, which is very hard to work with since you need to do everything for it.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 04, 2007 12:49 am     Post subject: Reply with quote

there is a autoexec part in dosbox configuration near the bottom, add any/or all commands you want in there and they will be executed on dosbox launch.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 04, 2007 4:29 am     Post subject: Reply with quote

step 1 : click on 'dosboxconf'
step 2 : scroll down
step 3 :
[autoexec]
# Lines in this section will be run at startup.
mount c c:\games
mount d e:\ -t cdrom -ioctl
c:

step 4 : save on exit
step 5 : run dosbox
step 6 : be truly amazed
step 7 : ask yourself why you haven't read the dosbox readme.
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