New hardware for Jon and Laurence:
>> Now if you’ve got a 2 x dual CPUs, 6Gb ram , gigabit NIC etc.. then
>> naturally you want an operating system that can make full use of this.
>> Dell have supplied such a beast
Now we all know that Dell supply FreeDOS to keep the license and bundling police happy.. But what could you run on a new machine that’s less than useful..
Our ideas so far:
NetWare 2.2 with WordStar in the DOS memory
DOS 6.2 with MAME as an arcade emulator
GNU/Hurd for the purists
Digital Research GEM
CP/M-86 with Wordstar and dBase II
So may sad ideas – here’s a list of current alternative OS:
What do you think?
Any version of any Linux distro 🙂
has to be MAME. In the process of building on myself.