Who invented DOS?

John Allain allain at panix.com
Fri Mar 4 19:49:34 CST 2005


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On Fri, 4 Mar 2005, John Allain wrote:

> > There's plenty of geek haggling at Slashdot, natch:
> > http://yro.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=05/03/03/2329228&tid=190&tid=123
>
> These articles say that Kildall's CP/M easteregg appears in DOS 1.0 or so.
> Has anyone here actually run the proof for themselves?

What CP/M easter egg?  That ensuing discussion lacks any useful detail.

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