C Compilers for (MS)DOS

Roy J. Tellason rtellason at blazenet.net
Thu Feb 23 09:18:41 CST 2006


On Wednesday 22 February 2006 11:57 pm, 9000 VAX wrote:
> On 2/22/06, Teo Zenios <teoz at neo.rr.com> wrote:
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Ram Meenakshisundaram" <RMeenaks at olf.com>
> > To: "General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts"
> > <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
> > Sent: Wednesday, February 22, 2006 11:49 PM
> > Subject: RE: C Compilers for (MS)DOS
> >
> > > Watcom C is available which is pretty good.  You can also get GCC for
> > > DOS as well...
> >
> > Wasn't the old full Borland C++ package pretty much the standard (and
> > most supported for DOS) back in those days? I still see the Borland
> > packages commanding some money on ebay while the cheaper Turbo C from the
> > same company is not in that much of  a demand
>
> because you can download turbo C 2.01 from borland.com.

I've seen TC 2.5 for download somewhere,  though I can't recall where at the 
moment...

And MSC 6.

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