Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 29th Sep 2018 07:42 UTC
Microsoft

In March 2014, Microsoft released the source code to MS-DOS 1.25 and 2.0 via the Computer History Museum. The announcement also contains a brief history of how MS-DOS came to be for those new to the subject, and ends with many links to related articles and resources for those interested in learning more.

Today, we're re-open-sourcing MS-DOS on GitHub. Why? Because it's much easier to find, read, and refer to MS-DOS source files if they're in a GitHub repo than in the original downloadable compressed archive file.

Good move.

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RE: Why not release version 3-6?
by dionicio on Sun 30th Sep 2018 01:48 UTC in reply to "Why not release version 3-6?"
dionicio
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2006-07-12

<cough>D in DOS</cough>

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