The Origins of DOS
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Sat Oct 28 19:35:35 CDT 2006
On 28 Oct 2006 at 16:26, Fred Cisin wrote:
> A pretty good description (one of the very few that doesn't try to
> coverup Gary's final incident), but, with a few flaws:
Yeah, I picked up on the gaffes, too. Weak on the technical
accuracy, but as far as the people-to-people story goes, not bad.
DRI (not to be confused with the Texas outfit) certainly had an OEM
program back then--I've got their OEM licensing packet from 1982 or
thereabouts (wonder what that would fetch on ePay)--their rates were
quite reasonable and allowed for various purchase arrangements, so I
never did understand the $240 story myself.
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