Full Description of File
Programmer's Technical Reference - your
complete source for programming IBM computers
running MSDOS. Hardware, BIOS, DOS, and
third party applications are covered. This
free demo version is better than most printed
books, the full version's enormous size makes
it unequalled in completeness. Version 3.0
Contents of the LICENSE.DOC file
The Programmer's Technical Reference for MSDOS and the IBM PC
D O S R E F (tm)
L I C E N S E I N F O R M A T I O N
Last updated: May 25, 1993
This file contains important license information regarding the use of DOSREF.
This information applies to individual users who wish to pass copies out to
friends and associates.
DOSREF is NOT a public domain program. It is Copyright (c) 1987, 1988, 1989,
1990, 1991, 1992, 1993 by Dave Williams. All rights reserved. This software
and accompanying documentation are protected by United States Copyright law
and also by International Treaty provisions. Any use of this software in
violation of Copyright law or the terms of this limited license will be
prosecuted to the best of our ability. The conditions under which you may
copy this software and documentation are clearly outlined below under "Limited
All rights not expressly granted here are reserved to Dave Williams.
Limited Distribution License:
As the copyright and trademark holder for DOSREF, Dave Williams authorizes
individuals to copy the DOSREF demo diskette for their own use (for evaluation
purposes) or for other individuals to evaluate, ONLY when the following
conditions are met.
The DOSREF package is defined as containing all the material listed in the
PACKING.LST text file. If any files listed in the PACKING.LST text file, or
the PACKING.LST file itself, are missing, then the package is not complete and
distribution is forbidden. Please contact me to obtain a complete package
suitable for distribution.
o The DOSREF package - including all related program files and documentation
files - may not be modified in any way and must be distributed as a complete
package, without exception. The PACKING.LST text file contains a list of all
files that are part of the DOSREF package.
o No price or other compensation may be charged for the DOSREF package. A
distribution cost of not over $4.00 US may be charged for the cost of the
diskette, shipping and handling. BBS systems may not charge beyond their
normal rates for downloads of DOSREF.
o The DOSREF package may not be sold or distributed as part of any other
package. Nor can it be included in any public domain, shareware, or
commercial packaging offer, without written permission from Dave Williams.
o U.S. Government Information: Use, duplication, or disclosure by the U.S.
Government of the computer software and documentation in this package shall be
subject to the restricted rights applicable to commercial computer software as
set forth in subdivision (b)(3)(ii) of the Rights in Technical Data and
Computer Software clause at 252.227-7013 (DFARS 52.227-7013). The
Contractor/manufacturer is Dave Williams, PO Box 181, Jacksonville AR 72076-
o If any of the above is unclear, or you wish to obtain permission to use
DOSREF in some way prohibited or not mentioned in the above text, write to
Dave Williams at the above address.