Dec 192017
 
Simple batch utility that will pause and branch if key is pressed.
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Simple batch utility that will pause and branch if key is pressed.
File Name File Size Zip Size Zip Type
REBOOT.COM 318 298 deflated
WAIT.DOC 3388 1233 deflated
WAIT.EXE 8673 8248 deflated

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Contents of the WAIT.DOC file









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W A I T
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By Aaron Blanton








DISCLAIMER
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The program WAIT.EXE and this documentation are the
copyrighted property of Aaron Blanton. All rights, except
those outlined in this document, are reserved.

By using this software you acknowledge that this
software may not suit your particular needs or be completely
trouble free. Use this program at your own risk.

In no event will Aaron Blanton be liable for any
damages, including any lost profits, lost savings or other
incidental or consequential damages arising out of the use of
or inability to use these programs, even if Aaron Blanton
has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

In short, there's absolutely no guarantees with this
program. Use it at your own risk. If you break it, you can
have both pieces.



PURPOSE AND USAGE
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WAIT is a program that allows you to reboot
your computer, and will allow you to Abort the Loading
of your BBS, and if no key is pressed, it will contine the
loading of your bbs software.

REBOOT was designed to reboot your computer nightly.

Reason For Creation of REBOOT:
Due to many sysops are having the problem keeping their
boards running when they take vacations, I decide to supply
this solution, and hopefully it will eliminate the problem.

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Remarks and Comments contained inside {} do not include in your
.Bat Files.

{File: Autoexec.Bat}
@Echo Off
Wait
If Errorlevel 10 goto end {KEY WAS PRESSED}
If Errorlevel 2 goto bbs {KEY NOT PRESSED}
:bbs
D:
Cd\Fd
runbbs{.bat}
:end
{Insert Any Programs You Normally Load}
{Ie. Memory Markers, Non-Bbs TSR's}

{Implementation In Nightly Maintaince File}

{File: Maint.Bat}
@Echo Off
..
..
{Bbs Maintaince Routines}
..
..
Reboot{.Com}


LICENSE
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It's free. If you like it use it. If you don't like it
then erase it from your disk(s) and forget all about it.

Please don't modify and then redistribute the program
and/or documentation, unless you really want to.

Suggestions and bug reports may be sent to Aaron Blanton
at Technical Systems BBS at 1-903-593-6856, 300-9600 HST
FidoNet 1:3801/2.0.


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