eCS Maintenance Tool 1.10.0 Release Candidate
June 16, 2002 by Chuck McKinnis
eCS Maintenance Tool 1.10.0 - This is the release candidate of the PM based eCS Maintenance Tool and is a replacement for all of the previous releases.
I would appreciate any feedback regarding errors or function.
Go to http://pws.prserv.net/mckinnis/ecs/">http://pws.prserv.net/mckinnis/ecs/ for the code.
Some of the changes are:
Make repair of invalid desktop pointer an option.
Do not comment out SET DESKTOP= in CONFIG.SYS
Allow execution to proceed without standard OS/2 command shell.
Removed check of protocol.ini against ibmlan.ini.
Removed check of Netscape zip file download method.
Support the use of "newview" for help if installed.
Support installation of XR0D003, IBM OS/2 Base Device Drivers (English).
Allow selection of archive drive if no archive is present.
Checking of the OS2*.INI and CONFIG.SYS files is now done during the processing of the Serenity Systems updates.
Converted to PM based interface.
Build 1.09.11 (not released)
Support installation of latest Java and Web Browser releases.
Correct logic in determining obsolete files.
Make sure that LIBPATH and PATH will temporarily search the ecsupdt directory first.
Obtain OS2*.INI file locations from environmental variable for boot drive or from CONFIG.SYS for non-booted drive.
Support testcase kernel installation on German systems.