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Happy 25th Birthday

By jvolstad (27/27 = 100% civil)   2012 Apr 3, 2:35pm   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   991 views   1 comment   watch (0)   share   quote  

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.

1   rootvg (2/2 = 100% civil)   2012 Apr 4, 12:05pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote   top   bottom   home   share  

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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