Package dosbox: Information

    Source package: dosbox
    Version: 0.74.3-alt3
    Latest version according to Repology
    Build time:  Sep 5, 2023, 08:58 PM in the task #328802
    Category: Emulators
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    Home page: http://dosbox.com

    License: GPLv2+
    Summary: i8086/DOS/VGA software emulator for running old games
    Description: 
    DOSBox is graphical application that provides rich programming emulation
    of Intel 8086 real-mode, SVGA and DOS with XMS/EMS (but no DPMI!).
    
    This is very useful for running old good DOS games written for PC/XT/AT
    that's impossible directly on modern Pentiums, SUN's, PowerPC & etc.
    At least PII 400MHz is required for comfortable running.
    
    Full list of tested games successfully supported by DOSBox
    is published on the http://dosbox.sourceforge.net site.
    
    Run it as following:
      * dosbox /path/to/game.exe
      * dosbox /path/to/gamedir
    Examples:
      * dosbox /tmp/old-games/ugh.exe
        ...maps given directory to drive C: and start given EXE/COM/BAT-file
      * dosbox /usr/local/games
        ...maps given directory to drive C: and start built-in COMMAND.COM

    List of rpms provided by this srpm:
    dosbox (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)
    dosbox-debuginfo (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)

    Maintainer: Egor Ignatov



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      2. libpng-devel
      3. libpng-devel
      4. docbook-dtds
      5. docbook-style-xsl
      6. libSDL-devel
      7. gcc-c++
      8. libSDL_net-devel
      9. libSDL_net-devel
      10. libSDL_sound-devel
      11. libSDL_sound-devel
      12. gcc-c++
      13. libX11-devel
      14. libalsa-devel
      15. libalsa-devel
      16. unzip
      17. xsltproc
      18. libGL-devel
      19. libGLU-devel

    Last changed


    April 22, 2021 Egor Ignatov 1:0.74.3-alt3
    - use add_optflags instead of export CFLAGS
    April 22, 2021 Egor Ignatov 1:0.74.3-alt2
    - fix FTBFS on i586 due to -enalbe-default-pie
    May 13, 2020 George V. Kouryachy 1:0.74.3-alt1
    - Version up