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csanouk

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OS/2 with 2 fdd on virtual machine
« on: 2012.03.13, 16:42:43 »
Hello,

I run OS/2 Warp 4.5 on a virtual machine (VirtualBox).
On VirtualBox, if I declare one fdd (mapped on a physical fdd or on an IMG file), when I run OS/2 I can access to the fdd a:
On VirtualBox, if I declare 2 fdd (one mapped on a physical fdd and the other on an IMGfile), when I run OS/2, it detect no floppy.
Why?
Any idea?

Thanks for your reply

Sanouk

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Re: OS/2 with 2 fdd on virtual machine
« Reply #1 on: 2012.04.14, 09:38:41 »
warp 4.52 have two CD ,you need take CD1 in you virtual ,or make cd1 to cd1.iso ....is so easy

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Re: OS/2 with 2 fdd on virtual machine
« Reply #2 on: 2012.04.14, 09:49:06 »
csanouk  are you here? i can help you,where are you now?

ivan

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Re: OS/2 with 2 fdd on virtual machine
« Reply #3 on: 2012.04.14, 10:10:19 »
Hi Csanouk,

I think your floppy drive problem is a virtual box problem.

What host OS are you using and what version of virtual box?


@kelvin,  csanouk is talking about floppy drives NOT CDs.

ivan

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Re: OS/2 with 2 fdd on virtual machine
« Reply #4 on: 2012.04.14, 10:13:36 »
In the directory 35, to store disk_0 disk_1CD and disk2

csanouk

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Re: OS/2 with 2 fdd on virtual machine
« Reply #5 on: 2012.04.14, 11:02:08 »
Yes, I agree, I think it's a problem in the virtual machine (virtualbox).
Thanks for your help
Sanouk