See also: Operating Systems
Acronym: Disk Operating System
The term used to describe Microsoft‘s “MS-DOS” and variations thereof. A command-line interface program, DOS is largely obselete now as few programs are created for DOS any longer. Still, a variety of programs, many of them free and still useful, are available.
- DOSBox – Complete emulation for various platforms.
- DOSEMU – Linux only. Requires one of the above variants installed.
See also Archives for some websites featuring DOS software.
- The unusual history of MS-DOS – includes some excellent linkage.
- The history of DOS
- DOS history
- History of MS-DOS
- MS-DOS History
- 4DOS – command.com replacement
- 4NT – proprietary, commercial cmd.exe replacement with tab completion and various other useful features.
- Open Directory Project – DOS
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