Old MS-DOS & WIN Software
chenmel at earthlink.net
Sat Dec 3 16:36:41 CST 2005
On Sat, 3 Dec 2005 20:24:03 +0000
Dan Williams <williams.dan at gmail.com> wrote:
> > woodelf wrote:
> > > Mind you if somebody came up with a better OS when the
> > > 386's came out, would we have windows
> > > today?
> OS/2 ?
When OS/2 was first coming out, there were MS-DOS enthusiasts who
were very leery of it. Mainly because it came out in the same
time period as the PS/2 Microchannel systems, and some people
viewed it as a threat, as IBM's attempt to 'close the
architecture' and grab back control of the PC platform.
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