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Awesome DOS

Curated list of references for development of DOS applications.

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Development tools

Scripting languages and interpreters for DOS

History

Compiling

General

DOS API

Part 2 - API documentation of functions for interfacing with the DOS operating system itself.

Interrupts

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VGA

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AdLib/OPL2

Sound Blaster/OPL3

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Open source DOS libraries

A framework for making 2D DOS games in Lua

569
38
4y 5m
MIT

VGA/hardware library, Assembly (TASM Ideal mode) 386 real-mode, and Turbo Pascal

1
0
4y 112d
MIT

Homebrew games with source code

DOS Defender (Ludum Dare #31)

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14
1y 4m
Unlicense

A first person dungeon-crawler for DOS, written in C++, using software rendering and fixed point math

19
6
10m
BSD-2-Clause

Floppy Bird (OS)

832
49
1y 6m
MIT

Gridfighter 3D

1
0
2y 9m
GPL-3.0

Official NetHack Git Repository

1.55K
305
8m
n/a

Gomoku

8
0
10m
GPL-3.0

A puzzle game for MS-DOS.

3
0
2y 4m
n/a

Tetris

7
0
10m
GPL-3.0

Towers of Hanoi - MS DOS version

3
0
6y 6d
GPL-2.0

A pong game that runs on bare metal PCs or DOS (so called "PC-BOOTER")

7
0
3y 26d
n/a

DOSBox ported to Emscripten to embed DOSBox into HTML5. However, the original executable is also downloadable and buildable with Open Watcom.

Freeware games with source code

Commercial games with published source code

Catacomb source code

122
37
7y 4m
GPL-2.0

Catacomb 3D source code

170
49
7y 4m
GPL-2.0

Keen Dreams on Greenlight!

1.71K
171
6y 11m
GPL-2.0

Descent (1995) by Parallax Software Corp.

287
49
3y 12d
n/a

Descent II (1996) by Parallax Software Corp.

52
23
8y 11m
n/a

DOOM Open Source Release

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1.1K
1y 103d
n/a
22
7
8y 5m
GPL-2.0
24
9
8y 5m
GPL-2.0

GPL release of Hovertank 3D source code.

197
49
7y 4m
GPL-2.0

Quake GPL Source Release

3.04K
667
9y 8m
n/a

Rise of the Triad: Dark War (1994) by Apogee Software, Ltd.

55
29
3y 12d
n/a

The original open source release of Wolfenstein 3D

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325
9y 8m
n/a