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Re: newsticker-*.el files

From: David De La Harpe Golden
Subject: Re: newsticker-*.el files
Date: Mon, 09 Jun 2008 00:44:00 +0100
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Dan Nicolaescu wrote:

> Why not do the renaming work at the time when the DOS platform is
> brought back to life?

Well, there's always freedos http://www.freedos.org/

Most FreeDOS programs are distributed under the GNU General Public
License ("GNU GPL").

No I don't really think emacs should worry too much about MSDOS support
all the same, but DOS-compatibles are still hanging about in embedded
computing, POS and various legacy business systems etc. (and of course

Note that FreeDOS is an install option with Dell PCs, too.
(probably mostly so that they ship with _some_ minimal OS to thumb their
nose at Microsoft's "naked PC" campaign, but still)

FreeDOS and DRDOS must pretty much have the market between them now that
MS have abandoned MSDOS. :-)

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