Suntan Special

Release date: 
Monday, 10 September, 2018
Suntan Special DVD Edition $24.95, Broadband Edition $24.95



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Suntan Special, written in REXX, creates a well configured workstation or server by installing a sequence of fixes, drivers and applications to your OS/2, eComStation or ArcaOS computer. Suntan Special also helps to keep your system up to date by applying upgrades to your system and its applications.

The web edition is available at no cost.

This software is distributed as compressed package. You have to download and manually install it; if prerequisites are required, you will have to manually install them too.

Manual installation

To install Suntan Special Web edition, distributed as ZIP package: download to temporary directory, unpack and run install.cmd. See below for download link(s).

Following ones are the download links for manual installation:

Web edition (free) v. 0.68 (24/12/2019) Readme/What's new
Suntan Special version 0.68 Suntan Special Web Thank you for choosing Suntan Special. Every effort has been made to make this a quality product. Beginning with version 0.65, Suntan Special web edition has been made available. If you have downloaded the web edition, unzip the download to a temporary directory. Run install.cmd to install Suntan Special. Once Suntan Special is installed, do the following: 1. Examine and edit the settings. 2. press the Refresh button to download the current list of available applications. Run view CDUtils\suntan.inf to view the documentation. Once Suntan Special is running, press the Refresh button to download the current list of available applications. System Requirements: One of these operating systems. OS/2 Warp 4 OS/2 Warp 4 Convenience Pack eComStation 1.0 eComStation 1.1 eComStation 1.2 eComStation 2.0 eComStation 2.1 eComStation 2.2 beta OS/2 Warp Server for e-business OS/2 Warp Server Convenience Pack ArcaOS 5.0 Up to 1.3 Gb disk space Bug reports are welcome. Send me a note to Please attach cd-log.txt to the e-mail. To skip using Suntan Special and just use the software on the DVD, look in the Setup directory. The following is a key to the contents of the Setup directory. Contents: archiveOff Turn off Desktop Archive archiveOn Turn on Desktop Archive cleanSettings Clean Settings gcc4core GCC 4 Core passwordUpdate Update Password pause Pause reboot System Reboot RestoreBootManager Restore Boot Manager SaveBootManager Save Boot Manager SetupEd Setup Editor suntan Suntan Special Last update: 24 Dec 2019
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