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Microsoft liberates ancient MS-DOS source from the museum and sticks it in GitHub

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I think the currency symbol varied from country to country.

The ASCII standard is quite specific, even if your keyboard has $, £ or other characters, they are NOT currency symbols, precisely because the same code may print differently in different countries.

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