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by enusbaum
Wed Mar 10, 2021 10:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: [Moved] Off-topic posts from Windows 10 thread
Replies: 7
Views: 2089

Re: Worldgroup on Windows 10 64bit

Duckula wrote: > Eric, > > I am confused about your stance on the protection of IP/Copyright for modules. > > On many occasions here on these forums you have indicated that your project does not > infringe on anyone's IP/Copyright and as you stated above we have discussed > protection methods for mo...
by enusbaum
Tue Mar 09, 2021 8:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: [Moved] Off-topic posts from Windows 10 thread
Replies: 7
Views: 2089

Re: Worldgroup on Windows 10 64bit

Questman wrote: > Hey Eric! I'm thinking it would be better if the emulator itself was a > module... or a series of them, that allows the BBSV6, WG1, and WG2 DOS > modules to execute within it - but WITHIN the BBS, so having full access to > logged in users, global commands, and that sort of thing. ...
by enusbaum
Tue Mar 09, 2021 12:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: [Moved] Off-topic posts from Windows 10 thread
Replies: 7
Views: 2089

Re: Worldgroup on Windows 10 64bit

daniel_spain wrote: > Duckula wrote: > > C# is definitely something I would like to see supported. There has even > > been a Proof of Concept done for this that was functional. > > it translates Btrieve well too. I have a source from someone who was attempting to > redo majormud few years ago and it...
by enusbaum
Tue Mar 09, 2021 12:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: [Moved] Off-topic posts from Windows 10 thread
Replies: 7
Views: 2089

[Moved] Off-topic posts from Windows 10 thread

Questman wrote: > Maybe we can convince the MBBSEMU people to stop competing with the project > and join us instead, creating a module that can plug-in and execute the DOS > modules... that way, when we build a 64-bit release we can keep backward > compatibility of modules in a VDM rather than have ...
by enusbaum
Thu Jan 21, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Add-on Modules
Topic: MajorMUD 2.0
Replies: 12
Views: 4423

Re: MajorMUD 2.0

daniel_spain wrote: > was reading your wiki post there.... did you need a sqlite file? i have one with a > complete vanilla 1.11p data. > this is the one i use as the game database (MAJORMUD.DB) it is built from all of the > btrieve databases. > i have it in sqlite, access, xml, and text forms. sqli...
by enusbaum
Thu Jan 21, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Add-on Modules
Topic: MajorMUD 2.0
Replies: 12
Views: 4423

Re: MajorMUD 2.0

The delay is intentional. MajorMUD uses deferred execution via TASKS & SYSCYC within MajorBBS/Worldgroup to handle player actions and events. I suspect this was done so that intensive tasks could be run in cycles outside of processing user input as to not make the board feel "slow". Fo...
by enusbaum
Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:17 pm
Forum: Add-on Modules
Topic: QWK Module
Replies: 7
Views: 3321

Re: QWK Module

daniel_spain wrote: > any chance yoiu or rick got a source to major fido? could clean it up. Duckula wrote: > Unfortunately not, neither MajorFido or DBSMail - seems to be lost. I have a prototype linker (MBBSLink) that allows for updated code to be linked/patched into existing DLL files. The concep...
by enusbaum
Mon Aug 17, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Nostalgia
Topic: The Gamemaster BBS
Replies: 26
Views: 10499

Re: The Gamemaster BBS

Questman wrote: > Way to choose one item from a list and argue it, classic red herring argument. I'm > well aware of what DOSbox does. > > My point is this. Your work adds little to the community. If you have the talent > and ability and time, it would have been better served in a number of ways tha...
by enusbaum
Mon Aug 17, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Nostalgia
Topic: The Gamemaster BBS
Replies: 26
Views: 10499

Re: The Gamemaster BBS

Questman wrote: > My point is that there's no conceptual difference running the modules in an > emulator or the software itself. Both for practical purposes execute the > code that represents the module. Seems to me the Emulator's main benefit > is getting around licensing, terms of service, and the...
by enusbaum
Mon Aug 17, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Nostalgia
Topic: The Gamemaster BBS
Replies: 26
Views: 10499

Re: The Gamemaster BBS

daniel_spain wrote: > ok so that answers my main question. Sweet you need a valid reg, but who decides it > validity? The registration routine the Module has in place is run as is. The x86 assembly is executed on an emulated x86 i286 CPU core. BTURNO is treated just as a string that can be set in ap...