Re: [pc110] Windows CE on PC110 ?

Thomas Harding (tharding nospam at
Sat, 12 Dec 1998 10:23:30 -0500

The original description of CE states that it would run on x46 CPUs, 486
and up. But MS has kept a tight grip on it and it has not got out as
software yet. Someione will figure it out.

At 03:14 PM 12/11/98 -0500, Pres Waterman wrote:
>> Yes, I agree WIN-CE is inferior to 95/LINUX, etc....
>> But I too have pondered the possibility of installing WIN-CE on my PC110.
>> Particularly beacuse it's simply a basic/lightweight OS which should zoom
>> on a 20MB 486... sorta like a WIN95 "Lite" maybe??
>> It would do the basics and prolly leave a lot of room for other stuff...
>Funny, I asked the same thing of a friend. He is of the opinion that WinCE
>is not a "D"OS- but rather ROM-based, and not siutable for x86 processors.
>Pres Waterman N2PW
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