[fpc-devel] bug report
XHajT03 at mbox.vol.cz
Tue Oct 12 13:10:03 CEST 2004
On Tue, 12 Oct 2004 08:58:09 +0200, Jonas Maebe wrote
> On 12 okt 2004, at 07:04, Chess Player wrote:
> > To give the windows version a more rigorous test, I compiled
> > a DOS filter program I wrote as a partial replacement for
> > ANSI.SYS. It failed to display ANSI pictures properly;
> > it seems that BIOS calls don't work. (I can't use the CRT unit
> > because piping can't be used with it.)
> You can indeed probably not call the Bios from Windows programs. You
> have to use the win32 api.
... or our existing low-level units like "Video", "Keyboard" and "Mouse" as
appropriate, which are cross-platform.
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