[rescue] OS/2 anyone?

Frank Van Damme frank.vandamme at student.kuleuven.ac.be
Wed Jun 18 11:29:40 CDT 2003

On Wednesday 18 June 2003 17:45, Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:
> On Wed, 18 Jun 2003, Frank Van Damme wrote:
> > > Their license to the Windows source code expired at Windows 3.1.
> >
> > Hm, IBM could've based themselves on the api instead (and lag behind the
> > windows versions)...
> That'd be a violation of their license.  Since they've seen the inside
> of Windows, they have an unfair advantage in creating a workalike.

They havent't seen anything 32-bit...

So that's an easy way to keep of competitors *grin*...

I understand the shared source license a lot better now :-)

Frank Van Damme    http://www.openstandaarden.be
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