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FreeDOS

FreeDOS is a free Microsoft DOS compatible operating system for IBM-PC compatible systems, which allows people to continue running software which will only run on MS-DOS such as old games and business applications. FreeDOS is open source and licensed under the terms of the GNU GPL.

Order FreeDOS 1.0

FreeDOS 1.0 was released on September 3rd 2006.

The Linux CD Mall will be reopening soon.

Details of the different CDs available are as follows:

Base install, no source code
This solely contains the BASE diskset and lacks a LiveCD portion.

Base install, with source code
This is recommended for people with little hard disk space. It is the sameas the base install without source code except it also contains the LiveCD portion and the SRC_BASE diskset. As a general rule, when installing it is usually not recommended to install the sources, as they will take up much hard disk space.

Full install, no source code
This is recommended for users with a reasonable level of free hard disk space.It is as the base install without source code, but containing the LiveCD portion and the COMPRESS, DRIVER, EDIT, GAMES, GUI, LANG, MEDIA, NET, and UTIL disksets.This will likely be the CD for most users.

Full install, with source code
This is NOT recommended for most, if any users. It is only provided to satisfy the variouslicenses (especially GPL) under which each of the software packages are.

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Your FreeDOS CD are created using high quality Verbatim DataLifePlus CDs. It are sent in a DVD sized case as shown below. The case is then shipped bubble wrapped in a plastic waterproof mailer.

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