Using Workplace OS/2 by Lori Brown

Cover of: Using Workplace OS/2 | Lori Brown

Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York, N.Y .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • OS/2 (Computer file),
  • Operating systems (Computers)

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesWorkplace OS/2., Using Workplace OS/two.
StatementLori Brown, Jeff Howard.
SeriesVNR"s OS/2 series
ContributionsHoward, Jeff.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQA76.76.O63 B75 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxxix, 428 p. :
Number of Pages428
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1401821M
ISBN 100442015909
LC Control Number93009731

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System requirements for computer disk: IBM-compatible PC; OS/2 ; PKUNZIP 2. Series Title: VNR's OS/2 series.; VNR computer library. Other Titles: Workplace OS/2 Using Workplace OS/two: Responsibility: Lori Brown, Jeff Howard. Workplace OS was IBM's proposed ultimate operating system of the s.

It is the product of an exploratory research program in which yielded a design called the Grand Unifying Theory of Systems (GUTS), with a desire to unify the world's systems as personalities cohabitating concurrently upon a single universal collaboration with Taligent and its Pink system, a project Developer: IBM.

OS/2 Online Book CollectionFor use with BookManager and IBM Library ReaderS53GCDRMUAA Using Workplace OS/2 / Lori Brown, Jeff Howard. Format Book Published New York, N.Y.: Van Nostrand Reinhold, c Description xxix, p.: ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 computer disk (3 1/2 in.). Other contributors Howard, Jeff. Using Workplace OS/2 book titles Workplace OS/2.

Using Workplace OS/two. Series VNR's OS/2 series VNR computer library Notes. The smart worker's guide to using a Chromebook offline The most important thing to check before buying a Chromebook How Chrome OS Virtual Desks could change the way you work. OS/2 is a series of computer operating systems, initially created by Microsoft and IBM under the leadership of IBM software designer Ed Iacobucci.

As a result of a feud between the two companies over how to position OS/2 relative to Microsoft's new Windows operating environment, the two companies severed the relationship in and OS/2 development fell to IBM per: IBM, Microsoft (–). IBM, OS/2 Application Developer Training IBM, OS/2 Certification Program IBM, OS/2 Configurations: Cracking the Workplace IBM, OS/2 Bidirectional Language Support Development Guide IBM, OS/2 Command Reference IBM, OS/2 Configurations: Cracking the Workplace IBM, OS/2 Magazine Article Database IBM, OS/2 Physical Device Driver Reference.

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When OS/2 v2 was released there was still OS/2 v1.x support and MS supported OS/2 v1.x applications up until XP I think.

Also IBM hired Amiga programmers to help develop Workplace Shell in. Create the file in your OS/2 boot drive's root directory. should contain the following lines: @ECHO Using Workplace OS/2 book START /FS EXIT Related subject(s): Using OS/2 without the Workplace Shell Completing shutdown. If shutdown seems to "hang" at the first shutdown message box, this trick sometimes works: Press the Ctrl-Esc keys.

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Freedom of Choice OS/2 can render your current software as icons for use in the Workplace Shell. The IBM OS/2 Developer's Toolkit Version provides development support for new features in the OS/2 Warp Server for e-business operating system. Windows 95 gets all the attention, but there's another operating system out there that's won the hearts and minds of more than a few IS managers, programmers, and even regular folks.

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Based Telnet Clients and the OS/2 Workplace Shell Logging On to a Foreign Host Using PMANT Logging On to a Foreign Host Using TN Logging On to a Foreign Host Using TN Translation Table Support for TN Chapter 9. In addition to this README, the "Using Your Toolkit" online book (located in the "book" subdirectory) is included to help you: See what is new and what has changed in the Toolkit - Become familiar with the Toolkit - Access information about the Toolkit more easily and quickly This README, a supplement to "Using Your Toolkit," contains the.

Designing OS/2 Applications is a different kind of book than anything else I have reviewed so far. It is theoretical in nature, and avoids actual code as much as possible. Instead, it concentrates on teaching the proper design principles needed to create a new OS/2 application.

Workplace OS was IBM's proposed ultimate operating system of the s. It is the product of an exploratory research program in which yielded a design called the Grand Unifying Theory of Systems (GUTS), with a desire to unify the world's systems as personalities cohabitating concurrently upon a.

Using OS/2 without the Workplace Shell. To use OS/2 without loading the Workplace Shell, replace the following line in your SET RUNWORKPLACE=:\OS2\ with. SET RUNWORKPLACE=:\OS2\ where is the letter of the drive on which OS/2 is located.

Note that you can always invoke the Workplace Shell. You have completed the OS/2 Tutorial. For information regarding changes new to this release of OS/2, refer to the IBM OS/2 Getting Started manual.

The Start Here object on the desktop gives you information about how to do basic tasks in the OS/2 Workplace Shell. Written by the key architects and designers of the IBM User Interface Class Library, this superlative guide contains comprehensive coverage of such topics as how to build applications with the look and feel of the Workplace Shell, programming with the container and notebook classes, how to get the most out of canvases, adding multi-threading to an application, using C++ exception handling and.

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Hi I'm trying to collect the samples (companion diskettes) of some old OS/2 books about software development.

I have the list of books here on the EDM/2 wiki. If you happen to have the diskette or know the download link of the missing ones, please let me know (privately or here).

OS/2 is a series of computer operating systems, initially created by Microsoft and IBM under the leadership of IBM software designer Ed Iacobucci.

As a result of a feud between the two companies over how to position OS/2 relative to Microsoft's new Windows operating environment, the two companies severed the relationship in and OS/2 development fell to IBM per: IBM and Microsoft (V–).

A chess game for OS/2. Source code included. This is a sample program included with WDSibyl. Read more: Thu, 02/04/ - NEPMD ( EPM distribution) Program released on Saturday, 21 March, - Record last updated on Friday, 24 April, NEPMD is an add-on for EPM, the Enhanced Editor of OS/2.

Written by the key architects and designers of the IBM User Interface Class Library, this superlative guide contains comprehensive coverage of such topics as how to build applications with the look and feel of the Workplace Shell, programming with the container and notebook classes, how to get the most out of canvases, adding multi-threading to an application, using C++ exception handling and Pages: Like OS/2 for Windows, it did not contain IBM’s Win-OS/2 code and relied on Windows to run Windows programs.

OS/2 Warp 3 with full Win-OS/2 support became available a short time later. Warp 3 was designed to install and run on a computer with only 4 MB of RAM and it did.

OS/2 Warp supports Windows 3.x enhanced mode (including Win32s) and standard mode applications, either on a full-screen Windows desktop (with t= he familiar Program Manager and one or more Windows applications) or "seamlessly," alongside OS/2 applications on the Workplace Shell desktop.

For the exercises in this book, select all the tables. Select OK. The sample tables are created. Depending on your hardware and operating environment, this may take several minutes. When the process is complete, a message appears that indicates that all the tables were created.

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OS/2's Workplace Shell has been praised for its ease-of-use for quite some time, but there are still major improvements to it in OS/2 Warp. A new LaunchPad lets you drag and drop the programs, folders, and other objects you use most frequently to a quick-access button bar.Now I answered about your question that, How does an operating system work in steps?

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