Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 20th Apr 2010 16:55 UTC, submitted by sjvn
OS/2 and eComStation Now this is one for the rumour pile. Yes, a rumour about a long-gone (mostly) operating system that lots of people have fond memories of. Barbara Darrow, Senior News Director at, claims that IBM is mulling over a reintroduction of OS/2. Wait, what?
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Comment by motang
by motang on Tue 20th Apr 2010 17:34 UTC
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So lemme get this straight, it will Linux kernel with OS/2 GUI on top?

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RE: Comment by motang
by robmv on Tue 20th Apr 2010 17:40 in reply to "Comment by motang"
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I hope is a modern WPS (Workplace Shell) removing the obvious design errors of the original implementation; but if the rumor is true, I think it will be something like Wine, another way to run your legacy applications on top of Linux.

Edited 2010-04-20 17:40 UTC

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