Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 5th Jul 2011 21:46 UTC, submitted by mpxlbs
OSNews, Generic OSes No, your eyes aren't deceiving you - we have actually have not one, but two news items on hobby/small operating systems on the same day! You thought the day would never come again, but hey, here we are. You're welcome. Now, what are we talking about? FreeDOS - a test release has been, uh, released for FreeDOS 1.1.
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RE: Comment by OSbunny
by vault on Wed 6th Jul 2011 12:04 UTC in reply to "Comment by OSbunny"
vault
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2005-09-15

FreeDOS is probably much easier to support than Linux, and as OEM they are required to give end-user support for whatever OS is preinstalled. I don't think anyone is seriously considering using FreeDOS on those machines anyway.

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RE[2]: Comment by OSbunny
by Agent69 on Wed 6th Jul 2011 13:48 in reply to "RE: Comment by OSbunny"
Agent69 Member since:
2005-07-07

When I bought my Dell Dimension e520n in 2007, it came with a bare hard drive and a installable copy of FreeDOS.

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