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Replacement COMM.DRV for Windows.
File CHCOMB.ZIP from The Programmer’s Corner in
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Replacement COMM.DRV for Windows.
File Name File Size Zip Size Zip Type
CHCOMB.386 5521 1827 deflated
README.TXT 2020 1107 deflated

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Contents of the README.TXT file



Cherry Hill VM Comm Buffer Driver Copyright 1992, Cherry Hill Software

This driver is *NOT* in the public domain. See below for more information.

This is non-production software that has not been well tested.As such:

NOTICE: THIS DRIVER IS PROVIDED "AS IS." CHERRY HILL SOFTWARE DISCLAIMS
ANY AND ALL WARRANTEES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ORAL OR WRITTEN,
INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTEES OF MERCHANTABILITY OF FITNESS
FOR A PARTICULAR USE.


TO INSTALL:

NOTE: THIS DRIVER IS WRITTEN TO WORK WITH WINDOWS 3.1 ONLY.

1) Copy the driver to the WINDOWS\SYSTEM directory.

2) Edit SYSTEM.INI:
a) Remove the line (or comment it out) that reads:
device=*combuff

b) In its place, add this line:
device=chcomb.386

3) Exit Windows

4) Restart Windows


This driver is not expected to have any effect on Windows applications and
is only intended to improve performance of DOS applications.

If you have not done so already, you may wish to increase the size of the

VM communications buffer. For example, for COM1, you would add the
following line to the [386Enh] section of SYSTEM.INI:

COM1Buffer=10000

Larger values have no effect. See the SYSINI.WRI file in your WINDOWS
directory for more information on this setting.


PRICE: FREE
This software may only be distributed in the archive form as distributed
by Cherry Hill Software. No files may be removed from or added to the
archive.


SUGGESTED DONATION: $10
Along with the donation, if you send me the tackiest postcard that you
can find, preferrably reflecting something in your geographical area,
I will return your $10 if I don't already have the postcard in my
collection (and it's *truly* tacky).

For more information on Cherry Hill Software's products and services, call
or write:

Cherry Hill Software
215 Meetinghouse Square
Marlton NJ 08053-9468
Phone: +1 609 983 1414
Fax: +1 609 983 4188
E-Mail: [email protected]


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