Re: CBM B Series MS DOS 1.25 Available

From: B. Degnan (
Date: 2008-02-09 04:23:29

At 04:55 PM 2/8/2008 -0800, you wrote:
> > MS DOS 1.25 was sent to Commodore for use with their B Series systems with
> > a 8088 co-processor board.  It never made it into production.
>I have a very evil idea if anyone is interested. I've long been tempted to
>write an 8088 VM emulation for the 6502, just for yuks, and boot some simple
>form of MS-DOS.
>Would there be appropriate glee if I hacked something together to allow the
>128 to boot and run this DOS, to allow others to play with it? It would be
>slow, but at 2MHz, possibly doable. I'm not interested in using the Z80 for
>this purpose as the performance (to do the abstraction) would likely be worse.

Yes....I also have the CP/M 80 iterations from the same team that worked 
with the MS DOS.  I will post these as soon as I can.


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