The Dos9 project

Overview

Dos9 is a free (as in freedom) and cross platform batch interpreter intended as an alternative to CMD, the native windows interpretor for batch files.

It is designed around 3 key-ideas :

Features

After almost 10 years of intermittent development, Dos9 now features a really wide range of functionalities from basic general batch programming to Dos9 specific extensions. Among them :

Sounds Great, isn't it ? Why not give Dos9 a try ? Installation details and instruction can be found here.