The great Microsoft antitrust oversight farce ends

I found this article that mentions OS/2.

"...Did IBM's OS/2 on the desktop fail because Microsoft wouldn't let any OEMs sell it? It hardly matters, because nobody would have bought it anyway. There were plenty of people who could have bought OS/2 and didn't. I remember those days. I remember OS/2 had a barely functional Netware stack in a business world where Netware really mattered. I remember OS/2 having device drivers for about 3 graphics cards. It was, in many ways, an excellent operating system, but it didn't do what people really needed. Windows 3.1 -- the crappy, unstable, ugly Windows 3.1 -- actually did that better."


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OS/2 Distro & Version

Which OS/2 based OS do you have installed and use frequently ? (VM or Real hardware)

ArcaOS 5.0.x
eComStation 2.x
OS/2 Warp 4.5x (Client and/or Server)
OS/2 Warp 4.0 (Client and/or Server)
eComStation 1.x
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