COMPAQ Diagnostics 5.08

This early COMPAQ Diagnostics diskette from the PCjs archives is noteworthy because it contains COMPAQ MS-DOS 3.31 system files that are more than one year older than any other release of COMPAQ MS-DOS 3.31 we’ve seen.

From README.CPQ:

    C O M P A Q (R)   P E R S O N A L   C O M P U T E R S

    U S E R   D I A G N O S T I C S   A N D   S E T U P

The USER DIAGNOSTICS diskette contains the TEST program as
well as SETUP.  USER DIAGNOSTICS Version 5.08 and SETUP version
5.05 supercede any earlier versions located on other COMPAQ
USER PROGRAMS diskettes.

At the A> prompt, type the NUMBER of the utility for which
you want instructions and press the ENTER key.

     1.  Information about the TEST program.

     2.  Information about the SETUP program.

     3.  Information about the ROMREV program.

Directory of COMPAQ Diagnostics 5.08

 Volume in drive A has no label
 Directory of A:\

IBMBIO   COM        23,591  09-16-87 12:00p
IBMDOS   COM        30,632  09-16-87 12:00p
COMMAND  COM        25,332  09-16-87 12:00p
AUTOEXEC BAT            33  01-29-88 12:00p
CONFIG   SYS            12  01-29-88 12:00p
DISKCOPY COM         6,264  09-16-87 12:00p
ROMREV   COM         1,248  01-29-88 12:00p
USER     EXE       193,264  01-29-88 12:00p
TEST     COM         1,984  01-29-88 12:00p
SETUP    EXE        39,968  01-29-88 12:00p
README   CPQ         1,464  01-29-88 12:00p
1        BAT            70  01-29-88 12:00p
2        BAT            71  01-29-88 12:00p
3        BAT            72  01-29-88 12:00p
TEST     SCR           549  01-29-88 12:00p
SETUP    SCR           652  01-29-88 12:00p
ROMREV   SCR           518  01-29-88 12:00p
        17 file(s)        325,724 bytes
         0 dir(s)          16,384 bytes free

COMPAQ Diagnostics 5.08