Linked by BloopFloop on Fri 30th Nov 2012 10:35 UTC
OS/2 and eComStation The Register is running a very interesting article by Dominic Connor, telling the insider story about OS/2 1.0/1.1 development in the old days. From the terrible management in IBM, to the hilarious coding practices of Microsoft, there's lots of stuff in here - and it's only part one. "The unholy alliance of IBM and Microsoft unleashed OS/2 25 years ago with a mission to replace Windows, Unix and DOS. Back then, I was a foot-soldier in that war: a contract bug hunter at Big Blue. Here's how I remember it."
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RE[2]: Bring back OS/2
by henderson101 on Tue 4th Dec 2012 09:53 UTC in reply to "RE: Bring back OS/2"
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The imaginary hordes of OS/2 users waiting for IBM to release the next OS/2 version, obviously! (do I need to put sarcasm/joke tags here, or did you already get my sense of ridicule of the OP?)

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