Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 17th Sep 2006 16:57 UTC, submitted by martini
OS/2 and eComStation "OS/2 has many applications that had been created by companies, individual developers and hobbyists. Many of these applications still works under the newest version of eComStation and have demonstrated a good quality. The only issue is that they are turning into abandonware since developers had switched to other platforms, but there is a chance to extend their life with the 'Open Source Long Live Elixir'. Here at we will like to make a call to OS/2-eCS developers and ex-developers to open source their creations. We believe that the software can be expanded for the benefit of the community and allowing a learning experience from the code of these applications."
Permalink for comment 163221
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
by dekernel on Mon 18th Sep 2006 13:16 UTC
Member since:

As an engineer that spent years developing software on OS/2, I think I have enough history to ask why?

OS/2 does not really have anything special going on with it anymore. Everything that it did well, now is done by other OS's.

Reply Score: 2