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artemus

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    Last Versions of Software for Windows 98SE

    I don't believe so. The two you mentioned seem to be it, and Spybot S&D will be dropping support for W9x with version 2: http://forums.spybot.info/showpost.php?p=404227&postcount=7 If your system can boot a Live CD, you might consider looking at the Linux-based "Rescue" CDs available: F-Secure Rescue CD (uses Knoppix): http://www.f-secure.com/en_EMEA-Labs/security-threats/tools/rescue-cd BitDefender Rescue CD: http://download.bitdefender.com/rescue_cd/ Dr. Web Live-CD: ftp://ftp.drweb.com/pub/drweb/livecd/ I hope this helps.
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    Last Versions of Software for Windows 98SE

    Don't know if these have been posted yet. As of August 05, 2011: Virus and Spyware Scanners + Privacy and Security Tools ONGD - $$$$ - Protector Plus 2011 antivirus --- http://www.pspl.com/download/w95ec.htm Fully functional 30 day evaluation copy available. (Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000/NT, Windows Me, Windows 98/95 and Windows 2003 Servers) ONGD - $$$$ - Solo Antivirus --- http://www.soloantivirus.com/products/desktop.htm Quote: "Solo Antivirus software is available for Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Me, Windows 2000, Windows 98, and, Windows 95 platforms." (Emphasis added.) Trial version available. IIRC Dr. Web CUREIT! dropped support for W9x some time ago, however, Dr. Web does offer a "console scanner" for DOS, Windows & OS/2: ONGD - $$$$ (?) - Dr. Web Console Scanner --- http://download.drweb.com/console_win/?lng=en Warning to dial-up users, it's a big download: 68.18 mb. ONGD - FREE & $$$$ - InVircible Antivirus Technology ---http://invircible.com/ Free DOS "IVINIT" - Boot Virus & Worm-Trojan Remover here: http://invircible.com/iv_tools.php "InVircible" for Win 9x / ME / NT4 / W2K / XP here: http://invircible.com/iv_download.php (Trial version available.)
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    V-Buster Antivirus

    Just an FYI. I noticed the following posting at the FreeDOS site http://www.freedos.org/: "Virus scan for DOS 2011-01-04 23:32 - The FreeDOS Project It's great to see organizations providing support for DOS, especially anti-virus tools. V-BUSTER is small, but has all it's functions still working in DOS. Supports: normal system scan, memory scan, save a copy of your bootsector, tsrchk(on access file scanning). Available at http://vbuster.virtualave.net/" The free version (under "Downloads") lists Windows 98 (requires .Net Framework 2). I haven't had a chance to look at it (yet). FWIW The download (vbust.zip) is 461K in size.
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    What is the "winsock fix" ?

    Here's a mirror of the old Simtel archives, specifically for Trumpet Winsock (versions 2 through 5). ftp://ftp.sunet.se/pub/simtelnet/trumpet/winsock/ As part of the Simtel archive, these should be the original Trumpet files, as opposed to GOK files (God Only Knows), which one might find elsewhere. I scanned them with Clamwin, and they came up clean. I haven't had a chance to look at them more closely, or scan them with anything else. IIRC I could not extract the .exe files (versions 3 - 5) with either WinRAR or 7zip.
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    IPv6 and Win98

    Unless you happen to live in an area where broadband isn't available, and your only choice is dial-up. "Survey: 40 percent in U.S. have no broadband" http://news.cnet.com/8301-1035_3-10454133-94.html Quote: "...many of those in rural areas reported that broadband is simply not available."
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