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Are you interested in writing programs for FreeDOS? Freedos-devel is for developers to ask technical questions about coding and compatibility.

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Code of Conduct

1. No hate speech or bullying

Make sure everyone feels safe. Bullying of any kind isn't allowed, and degrading comments about things like race, religion, culture, sexual orientation, gender or identity will not be tolerated.

Don't swear. We don't want this mailing list to become what Usenet turned into.

2. No promotions or spam

Remember, this group is about FreeDOS. General DOS topics are okay, but try to keep it related to FreeDOS. Self-promotion, spam and irrelevant links aren't allowed. Spammers will be banned.

Keep posts on-topic. We set up this mailing list to discuss FreeDOS issues.

3. Be kind and courteous

We're all in this together to create a welcoming environment. Let's treat everyone with respect. Healthy debates are natural, but kindness is required.

No flame wars. If you feel really strongly against what someone has said, send a reply off-list.

Other Forums

DOS Ain't Dead forum

DOS Ain't Dead started as a support board at BTTR, and has evolved into a general discussion board about FreeDOS and other DOS-compatible operating systems. This is not an official FreeDOS discussion list.

Slack forum

The FreeDOS Slack forum is a discussion and collaboration board on the Slack platform. If you don't have an account already, email Jerome Shidel or Jim Hall for an invitation. This is not an official FreeDOS discussion list.