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CactDir 1.70. Directory utility - fast with great options.

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CactDir 1.70. A directory utility that allows
viewing a directory with file attributes
displayed and sorting options. Uses
available screen display lines. Supports
"*xx" and "*xx*" file searches. This
"cheapware" offering from Cactus Software
Systems is much faster and more useful than
"similiar" utilities provided with "DOS".

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Contents of the CACTDIR.DOC file

CactDir 1.70 Documentation Dec 16, 1994

Copyright (c)1993 by Cactus Software Systems(CSS). All Rights Reserved.

Portions of this program are based on Public Domain work by Roy C.
Hollinger and Tanny O'Haley.

CactDir is a file(s) directory utility. Using this utility you can view
a directory with file attributes shown and sort the display of files(s).

Typing "CactDir -?" or "CactDir -h" will show a help screen.

CactDir is distributed as "cheapware". You may try this program for 30 days
to see if it is of value to you before registering. If you find the product
to be of value you MUST pay the registration fee or stop using the program.

If you paid a fee for CactDir to anyone but CSS, you did NOT register
CactDir you paid for media and handling costs.

Registration will bring you faster versions that are compiled to use the
extra power of 80286 or 80386+ computers, as well as a faster 8086/88


CactDir is provided AS-IS without warranty!

CSS is NOT and will NOT be responsible for the use or misuse of this

It is the belief of CSS that this program will function essentially as
described in this document but CSS cannot test for every possible
software/hardware configuration.

If you use this program then you have agreed to the previous statements.

NOTE: Further clarification of the licensing of CactDir is in the file
"license.doc" included in this package.
Individuals are allowed to use this program on more than one computer as
long as it cannot be used one more than one computer at a time.

Use of this program by "for profit" organizations or Government
organizations beyond the 30 day trial period requires registration.

Registered users may purchase the source for CactDir for $15.00 (Business
is $60.00). A non-disclosure agreement must be supplied prior to
shipment. Compiles with BORLAND C++, TURBO C++ and TOPSPEED C++ 3.02.

Each change of the version numbers reflects corrections and/or
"improvements" to CactDir. This reflects the ongoing testing of the output.

NOTE: Due to the low registration cost of CactDir - Registration does NOT
in any way require any support for the program by CSS. However, we
will address problems reported in a prompt manner.

Anyone may distribute the CactDir cheapware version as long it is unmodified,
complete and any distribution fee is less than $5.00.

NOTE: The registered versions of CactDir may NOT be distributed.

Registration schedule is as follows:
1. Register CactDir but w/o disk. $ 3.00 ($3.21)

2. Register CactDir w/returned registered version $ 5.00 ($5.35)
* Latest version with faster versions for 8088,
80286 and 80386+ computers.

3. Source code. $15.00 ($16.05)
- Available to registered users only.

4. Source code for business or government. $60.00 ($64.20)

5. Update registered version by mail. $ 2.00 ($2.14)

6. Update source by mail. $ 2.00 ($2.14)

Presently the latest version will be posted on Crickett BBS at

NOTE: Media, handling and postage are included.

The CSS address is:

Cactus Software Systems
7353 E. Broadway #328
Tucson, AZ 85710-1408


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