[rescue] A Question about Snap Servers

Charles Shannon Hendrix shannon at widomaker.com
Sat Aug 7 22:29:19 CDT 2004

Mon, 02 Aug 2004 @ 11:34 -0400, Ethan O'Toole said:

> > Why do you think it wasn't? The BIOS couldn't find a boot device...
> 8 megs of RAM on what was probably a 386... it might be OS/2 in text mode?

Unlike the fiasco that is NT, OS/2 was much more modular.

A college buddy of mine worked for a bit in Boca Raton, and they had
some really neat custom OS/2 kernels for various tasks.

The engineers thought the OS/2 released for desktop use was horribly
bloated... :)

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