John Ridges tools now public domain
November 23, 2015 by firstname.lastname@example.org
Several tools developed by John Ridges on the 90?s had been released as Public Domain, both binaries and source code.
The programs that are now public domain are:
? Animate ? Set of desktop animations.
? Checkout ? Schedule backup related command line utilities for OS/2
? Deskpic ? Screen Saver tool for OS/2 that includes Animate
? Deskext ? Source code and examples to create desktop animations.
? Eyecon ? A couple of eyes that follow your pointer tool.
? Fatbits - A pixel magnifier program for OS/2 Presentation Manager.
? John Ridges Misc Tools ? Several little tools
? Usage ? Command line tool that prints out the disk usage of subdirectories.
You can visit a little wiki page of each software here:
Special thanks to John Ridges to giving the source code to the community.