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IPXWrapper 0.6.0 released

Posted in IPXWrapper on 04 Dec 2015 at 22:03 UTC

IPXWrapper 0.6.0 has been released.

This release adds support for sending and receiving packets using the real IPX protocol, for older pieces of industrial control machinery and similar which can only be controlled over it.

There are also several bugfixes, including one which makes 3 or more players in most DirectPlay-based game work correctly.

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wolwait bugfix: Allow MAC addresses with nonzero first octets

Posted in software on 30 Jul 2015 at 20:50 UTC

Apparently this bug got through my stringent testing too.

See here for more information and the download link.

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IPXWrapper 0.5.0 released

Posted in IPXWrapper on 11 Mar 2014 at 22:04 UTC

IPXWrapper 0.5.0 has been released.

This release features a handful of bugfixes and support for SPX sockets which are used by some games.

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IPXWrapper 0.4.1 released

Posted in IPXWrapper on 21 Dec 2013 at 13:43 UTC

IPXWrapper 0.4.1 has been released.

The new features in this release are support for automatically adding Windows Firewall exceptions (needs to be enabled in ipxconfig) and experimental support for point-to-point type VPN connections.

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IPXWrapper 0.4.0 released

Posted in IPXWrapper on 02 Dec 2012 at 16:08 UTC

After lots of development, IPXWrapper 0.4.0 has been released.

Features include a virtual catch-all (wildcard) interface, improved multi-process support and lots of bugfixes/optimisations.

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WOLWait updated

Posted in software on 14 Oct 2012 at 10:04 UTC

New version of WOLWait released. Featuring support for MAC addresses stored in DNS TXT records and the generation of properly formed WOL packets that are likely to work on machines besides the one I previously tested it on!

See here for more information a the download link.

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IPXWrapper 0.3.4 released

Posted in IPXWrapper on 10 May 2012 at 14:31 UTC

IPXWrapper 0.3.4 released. Workaround added for games that delete SystemRoot from the environment such as Carmageddon II. If you previously got the following error with some games, this should fix it.

"Cannot create TCP socket: The requested service provider could not be loaded or initialized."

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IPXWrapper 0.3.3 released

Posted in IPXWrapper on 14 Jan 2012 at 15:46 UTC

IPXWrapper 0.3.3 released, minor release with registry key for running DirectPlay games under 64-bit Windows.

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NE (New Executable) dumper released

Posted in software on 12 Jan 2012 at 16:48 UTC

This program can dump the segment table, relocation information, entry points, exported names, resource table, MZ/NE headers and imported names of the NE format executables used during the 16-bit Windows/DOS era.

See here for more information and download links.

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kexec-loader 2.3 released

Posted in kexec-loader on 10 Dec 2011 at 15:09 UTC

kexec-loader 2.3 released, featuring basic GRUB 2 support and several bugfixes. Download link

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