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DOSBox, Part I: Installation and Configuration

Mar 25, 2008, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Radek Krakowiak)

[ Thanks to Borys Musielak for this link. ]

"Originally DOSBox was destined to be a 'classic game' player, for games which today's counterparts are far behind in terms of 'playability.' The good ol' games to which one turns back so many times and always with great pleasure! They do not enjoy high quality graphics, although audio is of the best quality thanks to Roland, Sound Blaster AVE32 or equally legendary Gravis Ultrasound audio cards. Modern games ravish us with graphic and sound effects but… most often they are played only once! They are quickly forgotten contrary to the DOS games to which many turn back to throughout their whole lives as they have 'something' the new games lack, old game enthusiasts say..."

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