Category : C Source Code
Archive   : OHLMAKE.ZIP
Filename : README.DOS

Output of file : README.DOS contained in archive : OHLMAKE.ZIP
NOTE: The patches have already been applied. Original UNIX sources and
Makefile are in the UNIX subdirectory to comply with the terms of the FSF
license: see file COPYING if unfamiliar with FSF and GNU.

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Subject: GNU make v3.58 (1/2)
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(created Tue Jul 24 00:56:56 1990 by ./mkpatch)

This file contains patches to compile GNU make v3.58 with
Microsoft C 6.0 for MS-DOS.

To compile this program, you also need the complete GNU make sources for
version 3.58. These patches are for MSC v6.0, other compilers surely need
some more work!

Copy this file and your GNU make v3.58 sources into a new directory,
cd to it, and say

patch < patches.dos

That's all.

Please note that these patches (although distributed under the GNU General
Public License) do NOT belong to the official GNU make distribution.

Of course the MS-DOS Version of GNU make comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY.

You can reach me at for bug reports, etc. (but no

Enjoy it!
-Thorsten Ohl

  3 Responses to “Category : C Source Code
Archive   : OHLMAKE.ZIP
Filename : README.DOS

  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: