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Need to check if this is technically correct

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I write as a hobby, d my current story is about a guy who received a floppy disk in the mail, ran it, and found a weird DOS program that kept on asking him questions before overloading his old PC. He then returns to his Mac, and discovered a weird message on his Mac, despite the fact that the old PC wasn't even connected to the internet, so he posted the events on a forum to get some clues, like this:

 

 

My posts usually went something like this:

ZippoPinhead (my go-to forum username)

So I got a floppy disk in the mail, no return address. Weird, right? Well, that

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My posts usually went something like this:

ZippoPinhead (my go-to forum username)

So I got a floppy disk in the mail, no return address. Weird, right? Well, that

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Hello,

 

I'd suggest going with a name of "RUN_ME.COM" or "RUN_ME.EXE" for the app's filename (or "RUN-ME", "RUNME" or similar permutations) as spaces were not commonly used in DOS filenames as they were difficult to work with (e.g., no escaping mechanism from within COMMAND.COM), which make them impractical to work with unless you were doing all of your workflow in something WordPerfect (which was better

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