Software list

ProgramDescriptionLicense
arachne 1.97 Graphical web browser for DOS. GNU General Public License, version 2
code 1.1 UU/XX encode/decode (in vanilla C) GNU General Public License, version 2
ertos 2003 A free TCP/IP stack (library) for DOS programs. eRTOS provides the tools you need to develop embedded Intel 8086 (and compatible) network-ready applications quickly. Source code available (open)
fdsmtpop 0.34-jz FDSMTPOP client is a mail transfer agent useful for Pegasus Mail, FreeEMACS and UUPC environments and can function as an upgrade to SMTPOP, SMTPGATE or PMPOP. Archive contains sources (for TC 2.01), DOS executables and brief documentation. Modifications by JZ include addition of SMTP authentication functionality and some minor fixes. GNU General Public License, version 2
freexp v3.40 RC4 FreeXP is a further developed version of the well known multinet software CrossPoint (XP). It's a Mail- and Newsreader for Internet/Usenet as well as a Fido mailer and Point package for various other mailbox networks such as ZConnect, Maus etc. GNU General Public License, version 2
gopherus 1.0a Gopherus is a free, multiplatform, console-mode gopher client available for DOS, Linux and Windows. It provides a classic text interface to the gopherspace. GNU General Public License, version 3
leetirc v1.1 leetIRC is an IRC client for DOS supporting mIRC color and bold codes. GNU General Public License, version 3
lsicq 1.85 ICQ program for DOS (chat) Source code NOT available
lsppp 1.0 LSppp is a small MSDOS PPP packet driver. It is compatible with the needs of WATTCP and trumpet stacks. The resident size is approximately 28K. LSppp loads as a class one ethernet driver and handles all aspects of the connection from dialing onward. Optionally, an external dialer may be used to dial an ISP prior to running LSppp; it will detect the carrier and go immediately into internet communications setup. GNU General Public License, version 2
lynx 2.8.7 Lynx is a text browser for the World Wide Web. GNU General Public License, version 2
mime64 2007-07-06ea MIME64 is an encoding described in RFC1341 as MIME base64. Its purpose is to encode binary files into ASCII so that they may be passed through e-mail gates. In this regard, MIME64 is similar to UUENCODE. [freeware / source code available see readme.1st] Source code available (open)
mtcp 2013-05-23 Collection of TCP/IP programs using own lightweight realmode TCP/IP stack: an IRC client (IRCjr), an FTP client, a Telnet client, Netcat, Ping, and SNTP client, a DHCP client, HtGet, and an FTP server. GNU General Public License, version 3
openxp 4.0 RC3 CROSS POINT (XP) is a text-based Mail program for many different mailbox networks such as FIDO, ZConnect and naturally also Internet Mail and News. GNU General Public License, version 2
pegasus 3.50 EMail Client for Novell and TCP/IP. [Free (source code not available) (manuals are available for a "license fee")] Source code NOT available
ssh2dos 0.2.1 SSH client for DOS. Also contains SSH, SCP and SFTP in both 8086 and 386 versions. GNU General Public License, version 2
terminal 2007jun20 Tiny ANSI/vt100 terminal for DOS. GNU General Public License, version 2
wattcp 2001b A free TCP/IP stack (library) for DOS programs. WATTCP is a free and easy way to add TCP/IP connectivity to your DOS applications. Source code available (open)

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