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 PostPost subject: Windows 98 SP1 Build 4.10.2120        Posted: Wed Dec 23, 2015 1:10 am 
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I ran into this thing from an old FTP server. It's interesting with the version number as 4.10.2120 and the files dated December 1998 which is the same as the full 4.10.2120 build. I searched here and couldn't find anything about it, and I haven't seen it on the FTP either. Checking the INF files it seems that the "Beta" branding was removed, while it is present in 4.10.2088 and 4.10.2091. The digital signature is also valid and dated December 22, 1998. It seems to share many of the characteristics of a Windows 98 SP1 beta, but is somewhat smaller (about 8 MB) so that leads me to wonder if it's incomplete. In any case, I've uploaded it to the FTP. If anyone has any more information about this, please share. I don't have any Windows 98 first edition VMs on hand so I haven't tested it out yet.

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 PostPost subject: Re: Windows 98 SP1 Build 4.10.2120        Posted: Wed Dec 23, 2015 2:29 pm 
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Well, it's one of the oddest 9x builds, period. Unlike the other SP1 builds, there is no setup process in this one. You just run the .exe, wait for a while, reboot and hope for the best. Once installed, it behaves exactly like the other Windows 98 SP1 builds. If it weren't for the build number, these builds would be very, very different.

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 PostPost subject: Re: Windows 98 SP1 Build 4.10.2120        Posted: Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:25 pm 
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Apologies for the bump, just wanted to explain why nothing seems to happen when you run WIN98SP.EXE. This sfx archive was made so it runs UPDATE.EXE (the installer) with -q and -z arguments, which means silent install, no automatic restart. If you want to see the usual installer UI, you can unpack the archive and run UPDATE.EXE yourself. It then acts the same as the earlier builds.

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