OS/2 Open Source Petition
OS2World conducted a petition to IBM to Open Source OS/2. Here are the highlights:
- April, 2005 - Online Petititon to Open Source OS/2 started.
- September 25, 2005 - Online Petition to Open Source OS/2 - It was sent to IBM and contained 11,613 signatures.
- November 19, 2007 - Sent a Second Letter requesting a reply from IBM.
- January, 2008 - IBM sent a reponse to the sencod petition. IBM replyied that they will not open source OS/2.
- Petition To Get OS/2 Open Source - Slashdot - 25 Apr 2005.
- Thousands back petition to open source OS/2 - ZDNet - July 19, 2005
- Fans petition to open source OS/2 - The Register - July 20, 2005
- Demand That IBM Open-Source OS/2 - PRLog - Dec. 9, 2007
- IBM Will Not Open Source os/2 - OSNews - 21st Jan 2008
- IBM snubs OS/2 open source plea - The Register - 22nd January 2008
- IBM Won't Open Source OS/2 - Slashdot - January 22 2008
- I'm Glad That IBM Declined to Release the OS/2 Source - OSNews - 7th Feb 2008
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