The eCSoft/2 weekly newsletter - 11 2019

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  • This is an old driver for the Linux ext2 file system taken from kernels 2.0.x.

  • Standalone viewer for DjVu files. Features include navigating documents, zooming and panning page images, producing and displaying thumbnails.

  • An utility to retrieve files from un-mountable JFS volumes, unavailable due to any of a lot of reasons: phase 3 chkdsk fail etc. Includes JUne, PM undelete utility.

  • FAT32.IFS for OS/2 will allow you to access FAT32 partitions (max 32 Gb, non removable) from OS/2.

  • X Server for OS/2! You can access to linux servers or use local applications.

  • Sane (Scanner Access Now Easy) is software to access scanners with Non-Windows/Mac-Systems. Now with USB support.

  • CustEPM adds an Actions menu to EPM, in a way that makes it easy for  users to incorporate into their own EPM setup.  It is a customized  version of EPM that users who

  • GenMAC is a personal attempt of Willibald Meyer to design a device driver that offers support for a lot of recent and modern network interface cards (NICs), with a strong accent for gigabit and on-

  • Launch Pad is a WPS objects launcher for PMShell with support for PNG icons.

  • A DFSG-free and OSD-compliant (and OSI approved) successor to pdksh shell.

  • IMERJ is a "poor man's" input method editor (IME) for Japanese. It allows you to enter Japanese kana by typing romanized text in the edit window.

  • USB basic driver stack including UHCI, OHCI, EHCI (USB 2.0) support, always required and to be installed first!

  • Menu for the OS/2 version of Digger (a DOS game from Windmill Software 1983) and the extra game files available from the Digger

  • Barrage, a rather destructive action game.

  • FluidSynth is a software real-time synthesizer based on the Soundfont 2 specifications.

  • The ultimate in personal financial programs for OS/2. This will make the rest of the financial programs here look like they were developed in the early 1990's.

  • Icecast is a free server for network streaming of multimedia contents.

  • A replacement for View.exe, the original OS/2 help viewer.

  • A text-mode web browser, which is able to correctly display tables and frames, and to render correctly most pages, even if they include several graphical elements.

  • A FreeRDP port for OS/2, eComStation and ArcaOS. FreeRDP is a client for Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), used in a number of Microsoft Windows operation systems.

  • RDESKTOP is a client for Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP), used in a number of Microsoft products including Windows NT Terminal Server, Windows 2000 Server, Windows XP and

  • IAT (Iso9660 Analyzer Tool) is a tool for detecting the structure of many types of CD-ROM image file formats, such as BIN, MDF, PDI, CDI, NRG, and B5I, and converting them into ISO-9660.

  • PMSearch is a fast and useful file search engine. Includes features like file search by attribute type (archive, hidden, read-only and system). These bits can be set or clear as well as * and ?

  • Remote Workplace Server enables programs to call any object method in the WPS process without using SOM or DSOM (System Object Model

  • MultiMail offline reader for OS/2, v0.48 - Reads Blue Wave, QWK, OMEN and SOUP packets. This is a 32-bit OS/2 executable. Freeware, GPL'ed. C++ source is available.

  • Bridge2 - Hi (Hi is the abbreviation of Hanzi Input) is an Input-Method software for Chinese characters. 'Hanzi' is the written pronunciation of Chinese character.

  • GetTYPO3v4forOS2 are basical scripts that allow TYPO3 runs on OS/2 Warp or eComStation.

  • Gnash is a GNU Flash movie player. Previously, it was only possible to play flash movies with proprietary software.

  • XPDF converts PDF files to text or postscript, display PDF file information, extract images from PDF files.

  • SIM is powerful plugin-based multiprotocol instant messenger, which includes support for ICQ, AIM, MSN, Yahoo!, Jabber IM protocols and also can post into your LiveJournal journal and communities.

  • DBCSMAP is a simple 'character map' program that is specifically designed to support double-byte characters.

  • UNIX cron clone. Cron/2 is able to communicate with Syslogd/2.

  • ConText is a utility for converting text from one encoding (codepage) to another.

  • FLAC stands for Free Lossless Audio Codec, an audio format similar to MP3, but lossless, meaning that audio is compressed in FLAC without any loss in quality.

  • CPMAP is a simple program that can display a complete character map of any OS/2 codepage (even those which are not available for use as system or PM codepages).

  • PDFMergeNX is an application for manipulating PDF and PS files; it provides a graphical interface on top of GhostScript, XPDF, and ePDF.

  • KDiff3 is a program that

  • WSiever is a web update checker.

  • Sundance ST201 chipset based NIC driver.

  • Generic Wireless network PCMCIA card driver, based on Prism chipset like the Lucent Gold PCMCIA.

  • A development kit to make developing new device drivers very easy.

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