Borland C++ 4.5

Andrew Neil Ramage nrsc16850 at
Tue May 31 10:29:06 CDT 2005

This was a BC++ 4.5 CD I bought years ago.  The system I use is SusE 9.2 
Desktop (hoping to upgrade to Pro soon) and the latest wine cvs.  There 
was no debugging information available as the system hung, so I could 
not access the shell window I started the install from.


You can be the captain
I will draw the chart
Sailing into destiny
Closer to the heart

Closer to the Heart by Rush (A Farewell to Kings, 1977)


Uwe Bonnes wrote:
>>>>>>"Andrew" == Andrew Neil Ramage <nrsc16850 at> writes:
>     Andrew> When I tried to install BC++ 4.5, the installation proceeded
>     Andrew> normally.  However, when I clicked "Finish", it trashed my X
>     Andrew> server, causing the system to stop responding to key presses and
>     Andrew> the mouse.  I could not even kill the X server, and so had to
>     Andrew> pull the power cord out.  Is this a known problem, and will I
>     Andrew> still be able to use my Development identity ?
> A hard hang is an ugly error. 
> But you give few information:
> - what system
> - what wine from what source
> - where to download the BC++ 4.5 installation package
> - was remote access still possible when X hang
> etc,etc
> which could help debugging the information

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