On Wed, Jan 9, 2013 at 8:35 PM, Ralf A. Quint <free...@gmx.net> wrote:
> At 05:12 PM 1/9/2013, Louis Santillan wrote:
>>An interesting historical note, early versions of the FreeDOS kernel
>>(DOS-C kernel) were portable to the 68k architecture. See
>>(<http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pat_Villani>http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pat_Villani).
>
> Well, you noticed that in that reference, it also clearly states:
> "This move to a completely different target platform, while losing
> binary compatibility with existing applications,..."

Which is your fundamental problem.  Even if you move DOS to a new
architecture, what do you run under it on that platform?  There isn't
anything, and there isn't a lot you can do with DOS all by itself.

> Ralf
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