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by jhhoward
Thu Oct 31, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Faux86 - an 8086 PC emulator for Raspberry Pi that runs bare metal
Replies: 22
Views: 4418

Re: Faux86 - an 8086 PC emulator for Raspberry Pi that runs bare metal

No Pi-4 support or support for any any newer versions of Windows atm? It should be possible to compile for Pi 4 (Circle supports it) but since I don't have a Pi 4 to test with I didn't bundle it in the release yet. Not sure what you meant by Windows support, but as others pointed out Windows 3.0 is...
by jhhoward
Tue Oct 29, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Faux86 - an 8086 PC emulator for Raspberry Pi that runs bare metal
Replies: 22
Views: 4418

Re: Faux86 - an 8086 PC emulator for Raspberry Pi that runs bare metal

Glad to hear you it was working well for you after switching out for a different keyboard.

For the keyboard that didn't work: does it have any particular features? e.g. a built in USB hub or if its a wireless keyboard
by jhhoward
Tue Oct 29, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Faux86 - an 8086 PC emulator for Raspberry Pi that runs bare metal
Replies: 22
Views: 4418

Re: Faux86 - an 8086 PC emulator for Raspberry Pi that runs bare metal

hippy wrote: It looks good, booted on a 1B and 3B, got the C: prompt, but then what ?

It doesn't seem to enable any USB keyboards I have.
Did you make sure that your USB keyboard was plugged in before plugging in the power? Currently the emulator doesn't support hot swapping of USB devices
by jhhoward
Tue Oct 29, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Faux86 - an 8086 PC emulator for Raspberry Pi that runs bare metal
Replies: 22
Views: 4418

Faux86 - an 8086 PC emulator for Raspberry Pi that runs bare metal

Faux86 is an 8086 PC emulator that I have been developing to run bare metal on a Raspberry Pi. This means that the Pi does not have to boot Linux or any other OS first - it just boots straight into MS-DOS. This means a fast boot time and externally it looks like an actual 8086 PC is booting. Faux86 ...

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