w2agn at w2agn.net
Sun Oct 30 13:36:47 EST 2005
George Fremin III wrote:
> For the last few years I had been wanting to try our FreeDOS here at
> the house. For those of you that do not know FreeDOS is described on their
> web page as:
> "FreeDOS aims to be a complete, free, 100% MS-DOS compatible operating system"
> You can read more about it here:
> Anyway - I took a machine that I was going to make into a contest
> computer and up Win98SE on it and then I installed FreeDOS 0.9 Beta something
> that I had burned to a CD several months ago. The install went junt fine
> and FreeDOS even installed aboot loaded so I can choose between
> Win98 and FreeDOS.
> To get to the point. We are doing a M/S here this weekend and
> we have two computers running. One is the old Compaq 486/50 with
> DOS 6.22 on it and the other is a newer machine that is running
> FreeDOS. So far it has been working just great. I am thinking that
> this newer computer with FreeDOS on it will become my main contest
> computer and replace the very aged Compaq 486.
I use Freedos with DOSEMU in Linux to run TRLOG. Runs perfectly. (Have to use
the XDOS command, so I can use the ALT-? menus).
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