Re: win95 and nukes

Brian Godette (
Mon, 22 Dec 1997 11:32:40 -0700

At 04:32 AM 12/20/97 -0500, you wrote:
>i just upgraded my win31 to win95 4.00.950 B. i also instaled dun 1.2b, im
>a little unsure what other patches i need. can some1 point me in the right
>direction. thanks.
>i dont think i need system update 1 but do i need osm 2 (system update 2 i
>Mark Andrew Nassy, <>

The nuke "fix" for '95 is nothing more than adding a registry entry.

Add a string value named BSDUrgent (case sensitive) with a value of 0
(zero) to..


All this "bug" was, was MS following the original BSD spec instead of RFC
for OOB data, this registry addition tells the TCP/IP stack to follow the
RFC spec.