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* VideoLAN VLC media player 3.0.7
VLC media player is a highly portable multimedia player supporting most
audio and video formats (H.264, Ogg, DivX, MKV, TS, MPEG-2, mp3, MPEG-4,
aac, ...) from files, p
* GNU gettext 0.20.1
GNU Gettext provides internationalization and translation functions for
projects. Utility for developers.
* phpMyAdmin
phpMyAdmin is a tool written in PHP php, intended to handle the
administration of a remote MySQL mysql server via web.


* Tame/2 1.0.5
Tame/2 is a bridge between your scanner, SANE sane, MMOS/2 and your
preferred picture painting/drawing/publishing application.
* PMPrintf 2.60
PMPrintf, a very helpful utility for debugging PM/WPS programs.
* RAM File System 03/04/2006
An IFS-based RAM Disk for OS/2.
* Recursive Folder Settings 1.0.0
Program to allow recursive setting of workplace shell settings for all
sub-folders of a given folder.
* eCo Software runtime 20190214
Runtime for the *new generation* of applications developed by eCo
* Bochs 2.2.6
Bochs is a highly portable open source IA-32 (x86) PC emulator written in
C++, that runs on most popular platforms.
* SpamFilter (The spam filter for OS/2) 1.1.1
The SpamFilter is a free and Open Source software able to detect and
reject e-mail messages containing unwanted advertising.
* OpenTyrian 20140725
OpenTyrian is an open-source port of the DOS game Tyrian. Tyrian is an
arcade-style vertical scrolling shooter. Port by different authors.
* IMAP4 server for the Weasel mail server 0.1.9
This is an IMAPD server designed to run in conjunction with the Weasel
weasel mail server.
* LB Mixer (LBMix) 0.08
A universal, full-configurable PM mixer front end. Supports IOCTL90 API
implemented in Crystal Semiconductor v.2.x and v3.x, SB Live, C-Media 8738
and may be other drivers (e.g.: UniAudio).
* PMUniMix 0.82
An audio mixer for eCS & OS/2 with UniAud uniaud-universal-audio-driver.
PM mixer for uniaud which should list all available devices supported by
your audio chip.
* Fontconfig & Freetype 2.12.4 & 2.8.0
A runtime and a developer package that combines Fontconfig and FreeType
into one package in such a way that it should be easy to build a
cairo-based Mozilla build.
* XviD core for OS/2 1.3.4
XviD is a high performance and high quality MPEG-4 video de-/encoding
* Interactive DisAssembler 3.05
Full WYSIWYG interactively disassembler for i80x86, i8085, z80, i860,
Pentium, i8051, 6502.
* Quake 2
Quake 2 for OS/2.
* DjView & DjVuLibre 4.10.6 & 3.5.27
Standalone viewer for DjVu files. Features include navigating documents,
zooming and panning page images, producing and displaying thumbnails.
* Graham Utilities 2.1
The Graham Utilities for OS/2 are the largest, most comprehensive suite of
disk, file and general utilities specifically written for the OS/2
Operating System.
* phpGUI 1.22
phpGUI is a tool for developers who build web-sites with PHP, HTML and
* PPWizard 17.308
PPWizard is a free html preprocessor which is powerful and yet easy to
* Daniela's EIDE/SATA Driver 1.8.15
* Hunspell 1.6.2
Hunspell is the spell checker of LibreOffice, openoffice,
Mozilla Firefox firefox 3 & Thunderbird thunderbird
* VirtualBox per OS/2 5.0.6
VirtualBox is a family of powerful x86 virtualization products for
enterprise as well as home use.
* Program Commander 2.20
A WPS enhancement or replacement. Features configurable program launcher,
Virtual Desktops, etc.
* Process Viewer
A GUI process viewer and killer. Lots of info provided on each thread.
Very nice!
* PopBiff 1.1
POP3 mail indicator.
* PM PDF (Poor Mans PDF) 1.0.5
An utility which brings the capabilities of Adobe Acrobat Distiller to the
OS/2 platform using GhostScript to generate PDF files.
* NcFTP 3.2.5
FTP client with reget option - text mode.
Port by different authors.
* LSwitcher 2.9.0
Feature-rich replacement for the OS/2 PM Alt-Tab switcher, that includes a
task switcher that works in full screen sessions.
* JPEG, the Independent JPEG Group's JPEG software 9c
Port of jpeg library that implements JPEG image compression and
decompression and that is used by some XFree86/OS2 programs.
* HTMEPM 0.99
Provides menu-driven HTML editing abilities to the OS/2 Enhanced Editor.
Supports most HTML 3.2 and some HTML 4.0 tags.
* HTML to Text 1.0
A REXX script which extracts HTML-tags from HTML-files used in Internet
www-communication and stores the remaining text into an ASCII-file.
* Generalised Bitmap Module (GBM) 1.76
The GBM package consists of a number of components:
* FreeType/2-IFI 2.0.0 beta 1
FreeType/2 is an OS/2 TrueType Font Driver DLL based on the FreeType
engine to enhance OS/2 standard TT font rendering (port by different
* Flip 1.0
A PM dice and card game.
* Find Duplicate Files 1.01
Find duplicate files on your disks, allow mask/date/size compare.
* eFTE/2 text editor & FTE text editor 1.0 & 0.5.01
Enanched Text editor with syntax highlighting for
c/pascal/asm/perl/java/HTML and more!
* gX XML Parser 1.3.1
The gX XML parser can be used to valid and rewrite your XML files. It
provides excellent control over error reporting. It also provides quite a
capable XML editor.
* FM/2 Utilities
Bunch of free utils (including HPFS defrag) text mode only.
* FAT32 0.10b
FAT32.IFS for OS/2 will allow you to access FAT32 partitions (max 32 Gb,
non removable) from OS/2.
* ExCal 3.0m
WPS-based PIM with calendar, todo and address book (Dan Khen/IBM EWS).
* Euler 1.23 & 4.12
Numerical math package with 3D/2D plots and programming language.
* Embellish
Embellish image editor of all format. Antialiasing, effects and more.
* Chinese Checkers 0.66
Chinese Checkers: The traditional Chinese checkers game.
* CandyBarZ 1.40 beta 1
CandyBarZ' primary feature is the ability to 'skin' the OS/2 public window
classes. Thus far Titlebars, frames, and buttons are skinable. Note that
this IS a BETA release!
* Calmira 3.31
Windows 95 style shell for Windows 3.1.
* Batch Editor 0.45
Batch Editor is a PM multithreaded application which allows to replace
data of one or more rows in one or more files with various options (recur
subdirectories, case insensitive, non printable char
* Association Editor 2.1.2
Association Editor allows you to inspect or modify associations set for
file- and typefilters.
* American Football
American Football for OS/2. Run on OS/2 1.2 and laters.
* WHOIS client 5.4.1
A new whois (RFC 954) client rewritten from scratch. It is derived from
and compatible with the usual BSD and RIPE whois(1) programs.
* Win95Key 3.09
The program allows to assign new actions easily and (for developers) to
increase its functionality using plugin scheme.
* wxWidgets 2.8.12
An open source C++ GUI framework for easy cross-platform programming.
* Cadh - CAD Popup menu 1.31.1
Cadh is a program to capture the Control - Alt - Delete key combination
and display a full screen text window with a menu of several options
instead of the normal OS/2 action of forcing the file sy
* TimeKeeper/2 1.3.3
RFC 868 Time Protocol Client that keeps your system time and date
* SmartBar 3.2
Utility for monitoring various system activities: ram, swapper file, open
files, threads, running processes, TCP/Ip, fan rotation,CPU and
motherboard temperatures (chipset W83781D or LM75/LM78), AP
* Sysbench 0.95d
Benchmarking Utility (video, CPU, disk, and memory).
* SANE 1.0.27
Sane (Scanner Access Now Easy) is software to access scanners with
Non-Windows/Mac-Systems. Now with USB support.
* Backgammon 1.0
Backgammon game, IBM's freeware version.
* DragText 3.9
DragText is the latest release of a distinctly different Desktop
enhancement for OS/2 Warp. Presents almost everywhere yet invisible until
needed, DragText lets you do what others can't:
* DiskCat 1.8
Cataloging of all disks (floppy, harddisk, cdrom, magneto optical, lan
drives, audio cd):
* ASPIROUT 1.1b10
ASPI Router is a small device driver that lets you access the SCSI bus
from your application.
* bZip2 & pbZip2 1.0.6
Port of bzip, which is a block-sorting file compressor. Port by different
* SafeFire PPP/Links 1.3 alpha
Dialer with this features: ISDN (CAPI 2.0), Traffic Shaper, Identd server,
Server callback support, Remote Control (including WEB control), FDK API
v1.1, Fast NDIS support (for 100Mb networks), Tra
* Injoy Firewall 4.2.2
InJoy Firewall for OS/2. Support for PPPoE, IPSec, PAT/NAT and other.
* Bind (ISC Bind) 9.11.6
Bind (Berkely Internet Name Daemon) for OS/2.
* Squid 3.3.11
Squid is a caching HTTP proxy server. It speeds up web browsing by caching
most recently visited web pages. Ported from different authors.
* Device Driver Pack 2 (XR_D002) 14042
Drivers update for
* *OS/2 Warp 3*
* *OS/2 Warp* *4*
* PMMail 3.22
PMMail/2, email client. OS/2 and Windows versions available. From 3.0
version, the program is free to all VOICE members for 90 days.
* Weasel 2.56
Weasel: a POP3 and SMTP daemon for OS/2 (also available an IMAP optional
* Sun StarOffice 5.1a
StarOffice complete office suite.
* Boot OS/2 9.26
The BOOTOS2 program is a utility that allows you to build a BOOTable OS/2
V2,V3 or V4 system using an existing OS/2 V2, V3 or V4 system.
* Font Gentium Plus Compact 5000
Gentium is a Unicode serif typeface. It has wide support for languages
using the Latin, Greek, and Cyrillic alphabets, and the International
Phonetic Alphabet.
* Privoxy 3.0.21
Privoxy is a web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for protecting
privacy, filtering web page content, managing cookies, controlling access,
and removing ads, banners, pop-ups and other ob
* Junkbuster/2 Ver. 2.0
JunkBuster/2 port updated to latest version including latest TINYGIF
modification. This should be the final port of JunkBuster/2, based on the
port by Gerd Flender.
* XF86 support driver 1.516
Helper driver for XFree86/2 and other application.
* QElectroTech 0.4b
QElectroTech is a program specialised in the creation of electric
diagrams. Application developed with the QT4 framework
* WGet 1.18
GNU Wget is a network utility to retrieve files using HTTP and FTP, with
reget options and more. Now with SSL support! Port by different authors.
* eCUPS 2.1.3
The eCUPS project is intended to create a seamless integration of CUPS into OS/2 base Operating Systems, *to sub*
* GameOfLife 0.20e
This application is a implementation of "Game Of Life", written in C++
with Qt4 qt4-application-ui-framework.
* Gpf Rexx (GUI Programming Facility for REXX) 1.2
Gpf, the GUI Programming Facility, is a WYSIWYG Graphical User Interface
builder for creating Presentation Manager (PM) applications for OS/2.
* Watcom VX-REXX 2.1d
VX-REXX is a Visual Programming tool from Watcom that is completely
integrated with the Workplace Shell and offers multiple views, drag-drop
interaction, popup menus, s
* Midori Sans Fonts 0.4
Midori Sans is a semi-condensed sans-serif font which combines both
transitional and humanist elements.
* Paper 0.5.0
Paper is a fast and lightweight comic book viewer. Application developed
using the Qt compiler qt4-application-ui-framework.
* Kee16 11
A static thunking library to be able to use the 32-bit KEE API from a
16-bit device driver
* CADEMIA 4.0rc6
CADEMIA is a modern CAD system with a full functionality to create
dimensional accurate technical drawings and documents. It has a flexible
structure and can be easily extended.
* Megadesk (Desktop expander) 2.24
Megadesk is a virtual desktop overview which allows you to expand the area
for your PM windows, creating many "rooms" in which to group running PM
* WallpaperFiner 0.94
Wallpaper finer is small easy to use utility which adjust (crop) your
images perfectly to fit your desktop, and immediately set as wallpaper
according to your instructions.
* Bot Race 0.2
This is a clone of the famous Robo Rally board game, written in Qt4.
Supports animated boards, network and solo games, an editor to create your
own boards, and fully scalable SVG themes.
* Data Transport Agent (DTA)
This is a beta release of the new Data Transport Agent (DTA) for
* Supporto per webcam USB 1.1
USB WebCam device drivers and control programs.
* bootAble 6.10.3
bootAble is an OS/2/eCS script to create a maintenance partition or a
bootable CD.
* Pcx2prn 1.4.8
Derive original data used in line graphs from PCX files.
* QVim 7.3.762
QVim is the QT version of the versatile and flexible editor called vim.
Application developed using Qt4 compiler qt4-application-ui-framework.
* Banner engine 1.0.0
Banner mechanism for eComStation.
* Thunderbird 45.8.0
Mozilla Thunderbird is a redesign of the Mozilla mail component, with
several new features and improvements to make your mail and news
experience better.
* Lightning 4.0.8
Make Thunderbird thunderbird or Seamonkey seamonkey even more powerful
with the fully integrated Lightning Calendar.
* DVD/CD Toys 1.07.00
CD/DVD Toys is a set of utilities to burn CD and DVD disks (Blu-Ray,
HD-DVD). The utilities support creation and burning of ISO-images.
* ndpdbox, Dropbox Netdrive plugin 0.6
ndpdbox is an external plugin for Netdrive for OS/2 and it allows you to
mount your Dropbox account (or multiple accounts) as a local disk. ndpdbox
is under development.
* HathiDownloadHelper 1.1.7
Hathi Download Helper is a tool for downloading books from
* SDLMAME 0.170
A MAME Version based on SDL Library. MAME stands for Multiple Arcade
Machine Emulator.
* X264 for OS/2 0.150.4482
x264 is a free library for encoding H264/AVC video streams.

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