What is VADV32?
The Virtual Advanced BBS software was
designed to communicate through a COM port,
a Digiboard setup, or a FOSSIL driver.
It was never designed to work with telnet.
That is where VADV32 comes in. It is the
nexus between the Internet and Virtual
VADV32 not only is a telnet server,
it also extends the capabilities of the
DOS portion of the software. It allows
the BBS to retrieve information such as
IP address, hostname, and socket handle.
The interface was written around Virtual
Advanced to give the SysOp a familiar
feel of the WFC screen. Important
information is easily accessible and the
BBS settings are easily changeable right
in the VADV32 environment.
Also included with VADV32:
- VCleanDB - A new Win32 version of
the DOS utility that comes with VADV. It
does more cleaning and executes much
- VMail - An external email reader
for the SysOp.
- VTIC - A new Win32 version of the
DOS TIC processer that is compatible with