2011/9/11 jhall <jhall@free...>:
> There are multitasking DOSes (DR-DOS, RDOS, TSX-32 ??, etc.)
> inherently useless
> Not useless, really. For example, MS-DOS 5 introduced their DOS Shell that
> supported task switching, a rudimentary form of multitasking.
> I used to use this feature all the time as a student: for example, to run a
> word processor and spreadsheet program as separate tasks. I think I usually
> had a command.com shell in there too. That let me write up my data analysis
> for labs much faster, because I could quickly jump back to the spreadsheet
> or my own analysis program to look at results, then describe it using the
> word processor.
> I'd love to see this as a feature added to FreeDOS one day.
I fear about hardware status, thought it should be feasible for