mic_888 · Nov 10, 2010 at 06:00 pm

DOSBox Running Perfectly on Vibrant!

Those of you who are interested in running emulators on your mobile Android devices may be interested to learn that XDA forum member keenerb, has managed to get DOSBox running perfectly on his Samsung Vibrant.

For those that are not familiar with DOSBox, it is an emulator software that emulates an IBM PC compatible computer running MS-DOS, and can run old MS-DOS games.

The XDA member has DOSBox running inside his old Debian chroot that has been migrated from his old MT3G and Cliq. The emulator seems to run quite well playing some old SSI gold box games and various Ultima games just fine.

To find out more, check out the modification thread.


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mic_888 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I've been around XDA since 2007 when I bought the HTC Touch, well things have moved on a lot since then, and I've tried my hand at developing for WM and Android (still learning), but wanted to contribute more by becoming a News Writer for XDA. I write mainly Android articles, and some Windows Mobile. We're always sifting through the masses of threads for front page news, but do let me or the other guys know if you think anything is newsworthy including any breaking news! View mic_888's posts and articles here.
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