dosbox - Free Open Source DOS emulator to run old DOS games

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 6.1
Repository Mageia Core x86_64
Package name dosbox
Package version 0.74
Package release 15.mga6
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 2.99 MB
Download size 984.02 KB
Official Mirror
DOSBox is a DOS-emulator that uses the SDL-library.
DOSBox also emulates CPU:286/386 realmode/protected mode,
Directory FileSystem/XMS/EMS, Tandy/Hercules/CGA/EGA/VGA/VESA
graphics, a SoundBlaster/Gravis Ultra Sound card for excellent
sound compatibility with older games.
You can "re-live" the good old days with the help of DOSBox,
it can run plenty of the old classics that don't run on your
new computer!


Package Version Architecture Repository
dosbox-0.74-15.mga6.i586.rpm 0.74 i586 Mageia Core
dosbox - - -


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Name Value
application() -
application(dosbox.desktop) -
dosbox == 0.74-15.mga6
dosbox(x86-64) == 0.74-15.mga6


Type URL
Binary Package dosbox-0.74-15.mga6.x86_64.rpm
Source Package dosbox-0.74-15.mga6.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install dosbox rpm package:
    # urpmi dosbox




2016-02-09 - umeabot <umeabot> 0.74-15.mga6
+ Revision: 951913
- Mageia 6 Mass Rebuild
2015-01-11 - alexl <alexl> 0.74-14.mga5
+ Revision: 809944
- enabled start under root
2015-01-11 - alexl <alexl> 0.74-13.mga5
+ Revision: 809929
- fixed start with en locale
- no reasons to disable root
2014-12-19 - alexl <alexl> 0.74-12.mga5
+ Revision: 804299
- fixed parameter transfer
- used i18n not only for desktop file
- added GenericName
- deleted defattr
2014-10-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 0.74-11.mga5
+ Revision: 741039
- Second Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-09-16 - umeabot <umeabot> 0.74-10.mga5
+ Revision: 678813
- Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-04-02 - dams <dams> 0.74-9.mga5
+ Revision: 611406
- fix i18n support (mga#12599)
2014-02-13 - dams <dams> 0.74-8.mga5
+ Revision: 590091
- add a script to add i18n support to dosbox as requested on mga#12599
- add i18n files as Source1
2013-10-22 - umeabot <umeabot> 0.74-7.mga4
+ Revision: 545043
- Mageia 4 Mass Rebuild
2013-10-15 - dams <dams> 0.74-6.mga4
+ Revision: 500699
- remove uneeded sources for the unofficial logo and use the official logo provided in the tarball

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