Quick question before I do something silly?

Tony Baechler tony at baechler.net
Thu Jan 17 07:33:28 UTC 2008


What version were you using?  They should be at about version 1.1 now.  
It's important to have the latest kernel and command shell.  
Fortunately, even if you run an older version, you can download newer 
components.  I only used FreeDOS on a virtual machine as an experimental 
boot floppy and never actually installed it but I understand that there 
is a package system similar to most Linux distros.  All packages are 
just standard zip files anyway.  Kernel development seems to be fairly 

John Heim wrote:
> I messed around with FreeDOS quite a bit last summer. I got it working 
> with jaws for DOS. I was planning on making a  bootable CD with 
> FreeDOS, jaws for DOS, and the Win XP installation files. But it 
> didn't work because the Windows setup program wouldn't work under  
> FreeDOS.

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