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Re: [CQ-Contest] CTU Survey Results

To: "Robert Naumann" <w5ov@w5ov.com>, <cq-contest@contesting.com>
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] CTU Survey Results
From: "Igor Sokolov" <ua9cdc@gmail.com>
Reply-to: Igor Sokolov <ua9cdc@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Jul 2007 09:42:02 +0600
List-post: <mailto:cq-contest@contesting.com>
> Just a minor point, Win98 is not a Windows Operating system. It is a GUI
application running on top of a DOS operating system.
> This is quite different from the real Windows operating systems such as
Win NT, 2000, XP and I hate to mention it: Vista. All of these systems do
not allow direct access to ports as DOS does and this is the reason that TR
will not run on a Windows platform.
> 73,
> Bob W5OV
Hi Bob,
There was a reason why Microsoft named Win3.1 then 3.11 and Win98 "Windows".
That reason is just GUI. Then "Real Windows" as you call it, such as NT and
XP is merely a transition from Windows to what you hate mention -Vista :)

73, Igor UA9CDC

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