Re: DOS (was Re: Re Robot)
|From:||Robert Hailman <robert@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, September 13, 2000, 19:51|
Padraic Brown wrote:
> On Tue, 12 Sep 2000, Robert Hailman wrote:
> >I refuse to switch for the same reason, though I find myself using DOS
> >mode less and less these days.
> I don't use it much. I have a really nice DOS game, though, that can't
> run in a DOS window. Also, the DOS window is used for all file
> functions (copy, delete, format, etc.)
I had a lot of games like that, but I bought a new computer and didn't
bother to copy them over. Oh well.
Interestingly, while I'm willing to copy & delete in Windows, I always
format my disks in DOS mode. Just something that's become a custom to
me, and formatting in Windows seemsl ess intuitive than it is in DOS.