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Run an external program once a day.
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Run an external program once a day.
File Name File Size Zip Size Zip Type
DAILY.DAT 355 246 deflated
DAILY.DOC 2776 1310 deflated
DAILY.EXE 8960 5422 deflated

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Contents of the DAILY.DOC file


DAILY.DOC for DAILY.EXE v2.60
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----- DISTRUBUTION NOTICE -----

DAILY.EXE is 8,960 bytes long.
DAILY.DAT is 355 bytes long.

IF these numbers are different than what is
provided, YOU DON'T have an original copy!!

The BRIK.EXE 1.0, from Rahul Dhesi, CRC for
DAILY.EXE is: 1018976733b - binary file
DAILY.DAT is: 1459360050 - text file


----- INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS -----

WARNING: This is NOT a device! Do NOT put
this program in your CONFIG.SYS file!


Place both files in your utility directory
(or any directory you want).

_BOTH_ files MUST be there!!!!

Then place the following line in your
AUTOEXEC.BAT file:

CD\
DAILY.EXE
CD\

---- OPTION ----

A command-line argument for DAILY.EXE is
available and it's syntax is:

C:\\DAILY.EXE

Where has the syntax:

_drive_ :\ _path_ \ _datafile_

(NOTE: NO underscores or spaces.
IF this method is used, then you
don't have to have the data file
in the same directory as DAILY.EXE)


--- DataFile INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS ---

To edit the DAILY.DAT to run a different
program, just use your favorite editor and,
use the same syntax as the original:

Line1: _drive_ :\ _path_ \ _filename_
Line2:

(NOTE: NO underscores or spaces)

---- OPTION ----

If the command-line version is desired,
then you can make the any-
thing you want. And therefore, can run many
once a day applications.

The syntax for these additional
s is the same as the default
DAILY.DAT


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If this program refuses to run, or you are
having troubles setting it up, drop me a
line.
Include: (exact contents of)
DAILY.DAT -- (or other data file)
AUTOEXEC.BAT
and DIRECTORIES involved.

_IF_, in the unlikely event, you get a DOS
error (you'll know:), please contact me
immediately!! Have the above and what type
of computer you have (processor) and memory
constraints you are running in.

USE AT YOUR OWN RISK,
I TAKE NO RESPONSIBITY FOR WHAT MESS UP!!


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Please distrubute freely! I don't want your
money, but do drop me a line if you like
this program and want another version of it
(including ANSI colors), or if you hate it.

Internet E-Mail:
[email protected]

Snail Mail:
Lee Jorgensen
1804 5th Ave. So.
Fargo, ND 58103-1427

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v2.60 DAILY.DOC 6/17/1992 Lee Jorgensen


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