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Logon/Logoff Scheme for Dos Database Requester Which Works In Both Real And Protect Mode

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000120868D
Original Publication Date: 1991-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Apr-02
Document File: 4 page(s) / 177K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Sirkin, MJ [+details]

Abstract

The LOGON and LOGOFF programs shipped with OS/2* EE 1.2 for DOS Database requester do not work in the protected mode of the 80x86 Intel processors. This is a problem as much of the new software (including Windows 3.0) uses protect mode to extend past the 640K DOS barrier. CURRENT SCHEME