Category : Batch File Utilities - mostly for DOS
Archive   : ABFS.ZIP
Filename : ED.BAT

 
Output of file : ED.BAT contained in archive : ABFS.ZIP
@Echo Off
cls
echo %0 -- The program (PE2) would be entered with "%1" as a file name.
echo ÿ
echo Here we just LIST the file "%1" using Buerg's List Utility,
echo which understands wildcards itself, but that's a demo for you!
echo ÿ
echo If this is the "n'th time you find yourself here, just go ahead and
echo reply "N" to the prompt a few more times ... (10 in all) ... but
echo DO NOT "BREAK" out of this loop ... restart is NOT set up from
echo within the FOR ... Loop that is invoking this batch file (ED.BAT)!
echo ÿ
Ask Go Ahead and LIST %1 Now? (Y/n)
if errorlevel 1 goto omega
L %1
:omega
echo ÿ
echo Returning now to caller {editor.bat}
ask Press {ENTER} to Continue


  3 Responses to “Category : Batch File Utilities - mostly for DOS
Archive   : ABFS.ZIP
Filename : ED.BAT

  1. Very nice! Thank you for this wonderful archive. I wonder why I found it only now. Long live the BBS file archives!

  2. This is so awesome! 😀 I’d be cool if you could download an entire archive of this at once, though.

  3. But one thing that puzzles me is the “mtswslnkmcjklsdlsbdmMICROSOFT” string. There is an article about it here. It is definitely worth a read: http://www.os2museum.com/wp/mtswslnk/