Software list

ProgramDescriptionLicense
append 5.0-0.6 APPEND enables programs to open data files in specified directories as if the files were in the current directory. GNU General Public License, version 2
assign 1.4 Assign a drive letter to a different drive GNU General Public License, version 2
attrib 2.1 Display and set file attributes GNU General Public License, version 2
chkdsk 0.9.2 Check the disk for errors. GNU General Public License, version 2
choice 4.4 Present a choice to the user and wait for a key (uses kitten instead of cats) GNU General Public License, version 2
command 0.84pre2 The FreeDOS Command Shell (FreeCom) + VERIFY GNU General Public License, version 2
comp 1.04 Compare files and display their differences Source code available (open)
country - Kernel NLS codepage file (included in Kernel) GNU General Public License, version 2
cpidos 3.0 CPI (Code Page Information) Package with DOS codepages - Package of DISPLAY-type, UPX-compressed CPI files with DOS codepages. GNU General Public License, version 2
cutemouse 2.1beta4 Mouse driver for serial and PS/2 mice including wheel API. GNU General Public License, version 2
debug 1.25 A program testing and editing tool. Source code available (open)
defrag 1.3.2 Disk defragmentation utility GNU General Public License, version 2
deltree 1.02g.mrlg Delete files and directories with all included files and subdirectories! GNU General Public License, version 2
devload 3.25 Commandline device driver loading program, supports UMBs GNU General Public License, version 2
diskcomp 06jun2003 Disk comparing utility GNU General Public License, version 2
diskcopy 0.95 Copy one disk or image file to an other GNU General Public License, version 2
display 0.13b [DISPLAY + GRAFTABL + PRINTER.SYS] Add codepage management support to display management device drivers. DISPLAY is an .exe file (not: .sys like at other DOSes) GNU General Public License, version 2
dosfsck 2.11c dosfsck is the Linux equivalent of PC/MS-DOS' CHKDSK. It checks the consistency of PC/MS-DOS file systems and optionally tries to repair them, optionally interactively. The tests dosfsck performs are described in the man page. This is port based on dosfstools 2.11, for which Roman is the maintainer. Questions about the DOS port: Ask Eric :-) GNU General Public License, version 2
edit 0.9a FreeDOS improved clone of MS-DOS Edit GNU General Public License, version 2
edlin 2.15 The edlin program is a portable rewrite of the standard DOS line editor. GNU General Public License, version 2
exe2bin 1.5 Convert an .EXE file to .BIN or .COM format and adjust relocs if needed. Sybase Open Watcom Public License
fasthelp 2004 [FASTHelp Suite] Linux style quick help commands. Includes FASTHELP, APROPOS, WHATIS. GNU General Public License, version 2
fc 3.03 File compare utility GNU General Public License, version 2
fdapm 2009sep11 APM / ACPI control/info, energy saving TSR/control, cache flush, rebooting... {a replacement for MS-DOS POWER} GNU General Public License, version 2
fdisk 1.3.1 Fixed disk tool - create partitions. GNU General Public License, version 2
fdxms286 0.03.Tempera Replacement XMS driver for '286 systems. GNU General Public License, version 2
find 3.0a.ea Display all lines in one or more files that contain a given string. Inverse and case-insensitive search possible as well. GNU General Public License, version 2
format 0.91v (2006) Disk formatting program -- creates FAT file systems and lowlevel-formats floppy disks GNU General Public License, version 2
graphics 2008jul14 Allow Prtscr to print graphics screens. (CGA/EGA/VGA/MCGA, on PostScript, ESC/P Epson 8/24pin and HP PCL printers) GNU General Public License, version 2
help 1.0.7a HTML viewer and content for FreeDOS help. [Content is GNU Free Documentation License.] Express Software Public License, version 1
himemx 3.32 HimemX is a XMSv3 memory manager for 386+. It is derived from FreeDOS Himem with bugfixes, optimizations and extensions. [GPL and/or Artistic license 1.0, some Public Domain **All changes done for HimemX are Public Domain. HimemX derived from FD Himem, which is copyright Till Gerken and Tom Ehlert, with GPL and/or Artistic license 1.0.] Source code available (open)
jemm386 5.78 Jemm386 is an Expanded Memory Manager for DOS, based on original FreeDOS EMM386. It has several advantages compared to FreeDOS and/or MS-DOS EMM386: * needs only 192 bytes DOS memory * needs very little extended memory * is faster * works with MS-DOS, FreeDOS and EDR-DOS * will use features implemented on later CPUs to further increase speed (VME) * has full VDS support * can optionally be loaded from the command line. Licensed as GPL v2 / Artistic 1.0. Source code available (open)
kc 2.0 [KC + KEYCODE] KEY keyboard descriptor to KeybCB/KL compiler GNU General Public License, version 2
kernel 2041 The FreeDOS kernel, based upon DOS-C by Pat Villani. GNU General Public License, version 2
keyb 2.01 Keyboard driver (BIOS level) for international support GNU General Public License, version 2
kpdos 3.1 Package of keyboard layouts to be used with DOS codepages, available at the CPIDOS pack. The "S" package contains the source files while the "X" package contains the library files with the keyboard layouts - NOT COMPATIBLE WITH EARLIER VERSIONS. NOT COMPATIBLE WITH OTHER OSes KEYB PROGRAM OR SIMILAR. GNU General Public License, version 2
label 1.4b.ea Sets or changes the disk volume label GNU General Public License, version 2
lbacache 2008-04-07 Disk cache, caches reads for max 8 CHS / LBA hard disks and floppies, XMS, 386 or better - tickle comes with lbacache! GNU General Public License, version 2
mem 1.11 Displays the amount of used and free memory in your system. GNU General Public License, version 2
mirror 0.2 Records information about the disk for possible data recovery. GNU General Public License, version 2
mode 12may2005 Set the mode of your devices: - send ESC/P control codes for 80/132 cols and 6/8 lpi to printer - redirect printer to NUL or serial port - set serial port parameters - do codepage operations and display status of DISPLAY - select 40/80/132x25/28/43/50/60 screen mode or select x8/14/16 font, availability depending on your hardware. Shift CGA display sideways. - control and check switchar and keyboard (num/...) lock states - control keyboard repeat rate and delay - can also display and set the switchar. GNU General Public License, version 2
more 4.3 Displays the contents of a text file one page at a time GNU General Public License, version 2
move 3.3a Moves files from here to there (but no LFNs). GNU General Public License, version 2
nansi 4.0d (2007) An ANSI driver for DOS GNU General Public License, version 2
nlsfunc 0.4 NLSFUNC adds NLS (National Language Support) functionality - works with kernel 2037 only! GNU General Public License, version 2
print 1.02.ea Print files in the background while you do other things. GNU General Public License, version 2
recover 0.1 (BETA) Recover disks or lost files. GNU General Public License, version 2
replace 1.2 Replaces files in the destination directory with files from the source directory that have the same name. GNU General Public License, version 2
share 08/2006 Installs file sharing and locking capabilities on your hard disk - for FreeDOS kernel only GNU General Public License, version 2
shsucdx 3.05 Free CDROM extender for DOS. (copyright reserved, free use program) Source code available (open)
sort 1.5.1.ea Sort the contents of a text file, optionally using the NLS collate table GNU General Public License, version 2
swsubst 3.2 SUBST and JOIN GNU General Public License, version 2
tree 3.7.2 Graphically displays the folder structure of a drive or path. Support for message catalogs (different languages) using cats, and can be compiled for both Windows NT/9x and DOS. [GPL (using public domain findfile by Jeremy Davis and optional use of LGPL catgets by Jim Hall)] GNU General Public License, version 2
uide 2015-03-05 Jack Ellis's multi-purpose driver for UDMA, CD/DVD (IDE, no ASPI), disk caching; 386+. This is the last open source version released by Ellis before UIDE became closed source. Source code available (open)
undelete 2004-01-19 undelete / mirror - copy metadata or deleted files to another drive. GNU General Public License, version 2
unformat 0.8 Unformat a disk that you accidentally formatted. GNU General Public License, version 2
vol - Displays the disk volume label (included in COMMAND.COM) GNU General Public License, version 2
xcopy 1.4a Copies files and directory trees. GNU General Public License, version 2
xmgr 2015-03-05 [Jack Ellis] Driver for providing XMSv3 on the DOS platform (386+). Source code available (open)

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