Microsoft shared MS-DOS source code above GitHub. This is the second time that the tech industry “big” has announced the source code for the first version operating system MS-DOS, which makes it easy for programmers and system developers to access, download and use for a variety of purposes.
Specifically, this is source code MS-DOS 1.25 and 2.0This gives programmers a chance to understand the early versions of this operating system.
As we all know, MS-DOS stands for Microsoft Disk Operating System – Disk Operating System from Microsoft. This is an operating system with a command-line interface, designed specifically for PC. This was also the popular OS in the 80s and early 90s, before Windows 95 was born.
MS DOS is a single operating system. That is, it only performs one operation at a time. In simple terms, MS-DOS only runs one application at a time. Currently, MS-DOS is not as popular as it used to be. It only exists in some versions of Windows such as 2000, XP as a command prompt application, used to perform system-related tasks that Windows cannot do.
The announcement of Microsoft MS-DOS source code on GitHub – a service they acquired in early 2018, is great news for developers. Programmers can search, read and reference MS-DOS source code files easily instead of the compressed file format as before.
Files MS-DOS source code This is an extremely important, historical reference for system developers. So will minimize the intervention, editing them.