help me with WIN95 value of version16()

Gerard Patel gerard.patel at
Mon Aug 27 05:48:44 CDT 2001

At 08:34 PM 26/08/2001 -0700, you wrote:

>> The return value of  GetVersion16() for win95 changed recently from 0x5f03 to
>> 0x304 in misc/version.c (patch 1.43 -> 1.44).  The version of "real"
win95 I use
>> (Czech, win95 2nd ed) gives 0x5f03 while "wine --winver win95"  gives 0x304. 
>> As I do not have the US version of win95 I am not able to determine the right
>> value.
>   I would like to help you and I have a Win95 system around. But I
>don't have a Win16 compiler as these things are getting quite rare.

I can compile and run 16 bits apps, on win3.1 if needed (it's a pain
because it's old hardware I hardly use otherwise)

GetVersion 16 bits must be a special case, returns 3.95, while 32 bits apps
get 4.00


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