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Happy 25th Birthday


By jvolstad   Follow   Tue, 3 Apr 2012, 2:35pm PDT   626 views   1 comment   Watch (0)   Share   Quote   Permalink   Like   Dislike  

http://techland.time.com/2012/04/02/25-years-of-ibms-os2-the-birth-death-and-afterlife-of-a-legendary-operating-system/

I did some work with OS/2 back in the mid 90's. I thought it was pretty cool at the time.

rootvg   befriend   ignore   Wed, 4 Apr 2012, 12:05pm PDT   Share   Quote   Like   Dislike     Comment 1

I can remember when most if not all of the automatic teller machines ran on OS/2. It's only been within the past ten years or so that Java replaced it...and that was only possible because it runs on commodity hardware which became bulletproof and dirt cheap.

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