[Wine] Running Turbo C

David Rowell djrpublic at cfl.rr.com
Mon Jul 10 08:42:47 CDT 2006

I've had good results running DOSBOX.  MS Prof Basic runs like a charm!


Daniel Skorka wrote:
> Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I must run Turbo C for the university. The install seemed to go
>> alright, but when I try to run it I get:
>> $ wine TC.EXE
>> Warning: unprotecting memory to allow real-mode calls.
>>         NULL pointer accesses will no longer be caught.
>> err:module:MZ_DoLoadImage insufficient DOS memory
>> winevdm: can't exec 'C:\tc\BIN\TC.EXE': error=8
>> What should I do? I've 512 MB RAM- I can't imagine that Turbo C needs
> Read the error message. It clearly states that you do not have enough
> free _DOS_ memory. 
>> that much and more!
> Indeed not. Such an ancient program runs on DOS, and that is the problem:
> You need something like dosemu, not wine.
> Daniel

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