Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 29th Oct 2004 02:18 UTC
OS/2 and eComStation KeithMerrington has a first look at the new eCS 1.2, and includes some screenshots.
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Let's put together a FAQ
by Andrew Belov on Sat 30th Oct 2004 13:49 UTC

What is really boring is that we get surprisingly the same comments on any news item related to OS/2. Be it Slashdot, OSNews or [you name it], there is a predictable drift from (1) "Who would still use OS/2?" through (2) "ATMs", (3) "I recall using it in 1996 - the WPS was fantastic", (4) "... but IBM now embraces Linux", to (5) "what precludes OS/2 from going Open-Source?" and (6) "Microsoft royalties", then finally (7) "I USE IT!"... No flames, just observations. :-)

And the mission of eCS seems clear from the way it is advertised on the search engines - you don't get a pointer to eCS unless you ask for "OS/2". It is still about gaining foothold in legacy OS/2 installations, numbering in thousands. If the venture ever gathers some 500000 new licensees to pay off its refurbishment bills, we might start talking about a 64-bit OS/2 kernel.