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 * QSINIT 18102021 https://ecsoft2.org/qsinit
   QSINIT is a replacement of OS2LDR created from scratch.

 * JALv2 Compiler (Just Another Language) 2.4q5
   https://ecsoft2.org/jalv2-compiler-just-another-language
   JAL (Just Another Language) is a Pascal-like programming language and
   compiler that generates executable code for PIC microcontrollers.

 * Watcom VX-REXX 2.1d https://ecsoft2.org/watcom-vx-rexx
   VX-REXX is a Visual Programming tool from Watcom that is completely
   integrated with the Workplace Shell and offers multiple views, drag-drop
   interaction, popup menus, s

 * REXX Reference Summary Handbook
   https://ecsoft2.org/rexx-reference-summary-handbook
   REXX Reference Summary Handbook - 4th Edizione Ottobre 1997.

 * HighMem 1.0.3 https://ecsoft2.org/highmem
   A small utility that allows you to mark libraries so that they are loaded
   in "high memory".

 * WebServe 2.21 https://ecsoft2.org/webserve
   A lightweight web server for OS/2, written in Modula/2 modula-2, that
   should be suitable for most non-commercial web sites, and possibly many
   commercial ones.

 * Galgje 1.3 https://ecsoft2.org/galgje
   Galgje is the classic hangman's game. Use the mouse and/or the keyboard to
   guess the word.

 * ICU - International Components for Unicode 68.1
   https://ecsoft2.org/icu-international-components-unicode
   Today's software market *is a global one* in which it is desirable to
   develop and maintain one application (single source/single binary) that
   supports a

 * OpenSSL 1.1.1l https://ecsoft2.org/openssl
   The OpenSSL Project is a collaborative effort to develop a robust,
   commercial-grade, fully featured, and Open Source toolkit implementing the
   Secure Sockets Layer (SSL

 * Network Security Services 3.47.0
   https://ecsoft2.org/network-security-services
   Network Security Services (NSS) is a set of libraries designed to support
   cross-platform development of security-enabled client and server
   applications.

 * Netscape Portable Runtime 4.23.0
   https://ecsoft2.org/netscape-portable-runtime
   NSPR provides platform independence for non-GUI operating system
   facilities.

 * Odin 0.9.0 https://ecsoft2.org/odin
   Odin is the name of the project and software that allows users to *run
   Win32* (Windows 95 and Windows NT) *applications in OS/2 Warp operating
   system natively*, almost

 * Poppler 0.84.0 https://ecsoft2.org/poppler
   Poppler is a PDF rendering library based on the http://www.xpdfreader.com/
   project code base.

 * kLIBC / GCC Runtime Library 0.6.6
   https://ecsoft2.org/klibc-gcc-runtime-library
   Runtime libraries required for projects built with *the new GCC compilers
   by Netlabs netlabs-gcc* (a "runtime" is a set of low-level routin

 * Kai Library (K Audio Interface) 2.1.0
   https://ecsoft2.org/kai-library-k-audio-interface
   K Audio Interface DART/UNIAUD implementation library.

 * LSZipWizard 1.22 https://ecsoft2.org/lszipwizard
   An easy-to-use helper for Zip archives in OS/2(TM), eComStation(TM) or
   ArcaOS(TM)
   This Application is a graphical user interface

 * DFSee, Display File Systems 16.9
   https://ecsoft2.org/dfsee-display-file-systems
   File-system display & analysis utility. Shows partition-tables and
   bootsectors. Shows all HPFS internal disk structures like Superblock,
   Fnodes, Dirblocks etc.

 * POSIX Pthreads 0.2.4 https://ecsoft2.org/posix-pthreads
   This library provides basic POSIX Pthreads
   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/POSIX_Threads support for OS/2.

 * File Commander/2 2.40 https://ecsoft2.org/node/277
   File Commander is a 32 bit text mode file manager and shell that allows
   you to locate, copy, move, delete, view, edit and execute your files in a
   quick, convenient and

 * Links 2.25 https://ecsoft2.org/links
   A text-mode web browser, which is able to correctly display tables and
   frames, and to render correctly most pages, even if they include several
   graphical elements.

 * PostgreSQL Server 9.6.6 https://ecsoft2.org/postgresql-server
   A powerful, /open source/ relational database system.

 * NEPMD (netlabs.org EPM distribution) 1.23
   https://ecsoft2.org/nepmd-netlabsorg-epm-distribution
   NEPMD is an add-on for EPM, the Enhanced Editor of OS/2.

 * 4OS2 Command processor 3.0.8.4 https://ecsoft2.org/4os2-command-processor
   A free release of the 4OS2 command processor. This software is not
   supported by JP Software in any manner, neither is it officially supported
   by SciTech Software.

 * eCo Software runtime 20210927 https://ecsoft2.org/eco-software-runtime
   Runtime for the *new generation* of applications developed by eCo
   software.

 * Qt software development framework 5.13.1
   https://ecsoft2.org/qt-software-development-framework
   Qt is a multiplatform C++ GUI application framework developed by Trolltech
   AS (now "The Qt Company"). Qt for OS/2 is a native version of the Qt
   Toolkit for the OS/2 Operating System.

 * Uniaud, Universal Audio Driver 1.9.7 & 3.01.02
   https://ecsoft2.org/uniaud-universal-audio-driver
   Uniaudio is the OS/2 and eComStation port of the ALSA
   http://www.alsa-project.org/main/index.php/Main_Page project (Advanced
   Linux Sound Architecture).

 * FreeRDP Client for OS/2 20210923 https://ecsoft2.org/freerdp-client-os2
   A FreeRDP port for OS/2, eComStation and ArcaOS. FreeRDP is a client for
   Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), used in a number of Microsoft Windows
   operation systems.

 * Createrepo 0.10.4 https://ecsoft2.org/createrepo
   This program generates a repodata dir and xml files for a repository of
   rpm packages. This repository is compatible with apt/yum/smart/yast and
   many other package-repository-related tools.

 * cURL 7.75.0 https://ecsoft2.org/curl
   cURL is a command line tool for transferring files with URL syntax,
   supporting FTP, FTPS, HTTP, HTTPS, SCP, SFTP, TFTP, TELNET, DICT, FILE and
   LDAP.

 * Testlog 3.44 https://ecsoft2.org/testlog
   Create a log file that you can submit with your test results when
   reporting a problem with a driver.

 * rdesktop 1.9.0 https://ecsoft2.org/rdesktop
   RDESKTOP is a client for Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), used in a number
   of Microsoft products including Windows NT Terminal Server, Windows 2000
   Server, Windows XP and

 * RPM&YUM for OS/2 4.13.0 & 3.4.3 https://ecsoft2.org/rpmyum-os2
   Package Manager (RPM) is a powerful command line driven package management
   system capable of installing, uninstalling, verifying, querying, and
   updating computer softwa

 * RamScope 2.0 https://ecsoft2.org/ramscope
   Absolute Physical Memory Viewer. Show any part of OS/2 memory. RamScope is
   a debugging tool written for the OS/2 Presentation Manager.

 * PCCOFF 20000723 https://ecsoft2.org/pccoff
   PCCOFF removes power from all PCMCIA/Cardbus Cards. The BIOS of some
   notebooks does not initialize the cards and thus the drivers fail to
   recognize the cards after a warmstart.

 * FluidSynth 2.2.3 https://ecsoft2.org/fluidsynth
   FluidSynth is a software real-time synthesizer based on the Soundfont 2
   specifications.

 * Corel Office for Java 1.0b https://ecsoft2.org/corel-office-java
   Corel Office for Java.

 * Lynx 2.8.9 dev. 9 https://ecsoft2.org/lynx
   Lynx is a text web browser with SSL support, now packaged as self
   installing exe file.

   Port by different authors.

 * BRIEF 3.1 https://ecsoft2.org/brief
   BRIEF is an advanced full screen editor using macro language with C-like
   syntax, zoom and resizable windows, macros keystroke and smart indenting
   for

 * R:BASE 4.5 https://ecsoft2.org/rbase
   A relational database for OS/2.

 * Movie Contact Sheet 1.0 https://ecsoft2.org/movie-contact-sheet
   Movie Contact Sheet allow you to create Contact Sheets of movie clips and
   images.

 * Mozilla Suite  https://ecsoft2.org/mozilla-suite
   Mozilla suite is no longer mantained. Available alternatives are:

 * CUBE (Config Update/Batch Editing) 3.30
   https://ecsoft2.org/cube-config-updatebatch-editing
   Batch update of CONFIG.SYS-like, .INI files and WorkPlaceShell class. CUBE
   modifies a Target ASCII file, given a set of commands in a Procedure file.

 * CWR Javascript IDE  https://ecsoft2.org/cwr-javascript-ide
   Javascript IDE written in javasript / html code

 * VideoLAN VLC media player 3.0.16
   https://ecsoft2.org/videolan-vlc-media-player
   VLC media player is a highly portable multimedia player supporting most
   audio and video formats (H.264, Ogg, DivX, MKV, TS, MPEG-2, mp3, MPEG-4,
   aac, ...) from files, p

 * ACPIThrottle 01022009 https://ecsoft2.org/acpithrottle
   ACPIThrottle make user of throttling to reduce power usage and heat
   creation on systems running ACPI driver-acpi.

 * J51 1.05 https://ecsoft2.org/j51
   J51 is a Java Intel 8051 family emulator. Binaries and source code.

 * MakeDskF 1.0a https://ecsoft2.org/makedskf
   Utility to create disk images for use with LoaDdskF loaddskf-savedskf.

 * LOCKDOWN 1.03 https://ecsoft2.org/lockdown
   LOCKDOWN.CMD is a simple REXX script to change folders and icons  with
   known objectid's to prevent deleting, copying, moving, renaming,

 * AMD K6, K6-2, K6-III OS/2 driver 1.11
   https://ecsoft2.org/amd-k6-k6-2-k6-iii-os2-driver
   AMD K6, K6-2, K6-III OS/2 driver enable the AMD K6-xx cpu's
   "write-allocate" feature according to the amount of main memory installed.

 * MemDisk 20090107 https://ecsoft2.org/memdisk
   Memory emulated bootable hard disk. Source code available.

 * COMPDECO 20050829 https://ecsoft2.org/compdeco
   Decompressor for COMPAQ BIOS. Source code available.

 * BDSAP 19990514 https://ecsoft2.org/bdsap
   BDSAP is a program to create small and fast selfextractor for OS/2. Source
   code available.

 * Compress 4.12 https://ecsoft2.org/compress
   Compress reduces the size of the named files using adaptive Lempel-Ziv
   coding.

 * ManyClip 3.3 https://ecsoft2.org/manyclip
   ManyClip provides OS/2 with multiple text clipboards. Non-text (ie,
   bitmap) clipboards are not affected; you will still have a single
   clipboard for each format.

 * ShowArgs 1.0 https://ecsoft2.org/showargs
   ShowArgs displays all of the arguments passed to it and  optionally
   writes the same information to a log file. Options may also be specified
   in an environment variable processed first.

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