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   in order to use the DDK microsoft do i need a special edition of windows98. If so any ideas where to get it.
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by:jkr
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No, you can run it on any version of Win98 - see http://www.microsoft.com/ddk/ddk98.asp
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In fact, you don't even need Win98 to use the Win98 DDK.  You can use the Win98 DDK on Win2000 to develop Win98 drivers.
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Well, but it is easier to test if you actually have a Win9x machine around (not necessarily for the build. though :o)
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Quite true...
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'jkr' i saw in the passed the page that you advice but it says "Microsoft Windows 98 operating system, --->GOLD RELEASE<---". Do you have any idea what this gold release is?
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Actually, not even MSDN knows anything about a "Gold Release". But, that term is usually used for the retail version (i.e. no Release Candidate or Beta).
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