some files get blocked or not found when a DOS program is runned in 2 different simultaneous sessions of DOSEMU

Bug #452477 reported by dmayer on 2009-10-15
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Bug Description

i am trying to run a program on DOS running DOSEMU on UBUNTU and everything works fine the first instance. When i try to open the same program in another DOSEMU window, i get errors as if some of the files of the program are not accessible or can not be found. this same program runs multiple times with no problems on a real DOS on windows enviroment.

 It seems that DOSEMU enviroment is bloççcking or doing something weird with the file set so the second time i execute my app in the second DOSEMU window i get this error:

cannot find grales.LBR
cannot find gestion.LBR
Load failure (179) on file: \bit\gestion\menu
press any key to continue ... (if i press any key here it exits to the command prompt)

if i exit my application on the first window but i remain inside dosemu
and in the second dosemu window i try to execute the app, ewverything
runs fine now, so its obvious that some files are being blocked or
something like that, but i dont think is my app doing it because in
windows it does not happend when i run multiple times the same app.

i can open multiple DOSEMU PROMPTS but i can run the app in only one of them

DOSEMU 1.4.0.0 ius being used

Samuel Bronson (naesten) wrote :

It is difficult to fix such problems without either (1) reproduction steps or (2) much more detailed information about what's going on at the DOS level...

Changed in dosemu (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for dosemu (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in dosemu (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
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