Solved

MS-Dos Application Environment size

Posted on 1998-09-22
4
349 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-28
The error that I get is, error 2009: not enough space for environment. I have tried the "shell=" command in config.nt file and that didn't work.  
0
Comment
Question by:ikape
  • 2
4 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:ikape
ID: 1792872
Edited text of question
0
 

Author Comment

by:ikape
ID: 1792873
Adjusted points to 100
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:MFK
ID: 1792874
Which application are u running ?
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
sclitheroe earned 100 total points
ID: 1792875
My suggestion would be to create a shortcut for the DOS application.  In the properties for the app, change the command line to "command /e:4096 /c <command>", without the quotes, and substituting <command> with the command used to start the program.  This will guarantee the program has enough environment space, while conserving RAM for any other DOS programs that you run (they won't have an extra large environment hanging around)


0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Intel wireless adapter shuts down when logging off Windows 7 13 57
adobe premier render 10 41
program for opening files (like explorer) 4 29
i am cortana ask me anything 5 30
Our Group Policy work started with Small Business Server in 2000. Microsoft gave us an excellent OU and GPO model in subsequent SBS editions that utilized WMI filters, OU linking, and VBS scripts. These are some of experiences plus our spending a lo…
If you get continual lockouts after changing your Active Directory password, there are several possible reasons.  Two of the most common are using other devices to access your email and stored passwords in the credential manager of windows.
This video Micro Tutorial explains how to clone a hard drive using a commercial software product for Windows systems called Casper from Future Systems Solutions (FSS). Cloning makes an exact, complete copy of one hard disk drive (HDD) onto another d…
With the advent of Windows 10, Microsoft is pushing a Get Windows 10 icon into the notification area (system tray) of qualifying computers. There are many reasons for wanting to remove this icon. This two-part Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial s…

861 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

25 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now