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Why OS/2 failed...

November 27, 2012 by nmgs@terra.com.br

Published at "The Register", posted by Dominic Connor.



Part one:


"The unholy alliance of IBM and Microsoft unleashed OS/2 25 years ago with a mission to replace Windows, Unix and DOS. Back then, I was a foot-soldier in that war: a contract bug hunter at Big Blue. Here's how I remember it."



www.theregister.co.uk/2012/11/23/why_os2_failed_part_one/


 


Part two:


"My last piece on OS/2 was in part a mea culpa, a history of my part in its downfall. However, I can't claim all the credit. In fact, if I'm honest, there were hundreds of reasons why OS/2 failed, and most of them had nothing to do with me. So, here are some of the real corkers."



www.theregister.co.uk/2012/11/26/os2_final_fail/page2.html



Regards
Nelson M. G. Santiago

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