[Coco] Microsoft files for patent on "modular operating system"
deek at d2dc.net
Thu Feb 1 05:37:10 EST 2007
Joel Ewy wrote:
> Actually, though M'Soft did originally work with IBM on OS/2, they
> backed out and started working on NT instead. As far as I know, NT is
> really almost completely unrelated to OS/2 on a technical level.
Windows NT's original name was "OS/2 NT", and indeed you can still run
text-mode OS/2 v1.x programs on Windows XP.
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