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* Agena 2.15.2
Agena is an easy-to-learn procedural programming language suited for
everyday usage.
* IMAP4 server for the Weasel mail server 0.1.12
This is an IMAPD server designed to run in conjunction with the Weasel
weasel mail server.
* QSINIT 14062019
QSINIT is a replacement of OS2LDR created from scratch.
* NewView 2.19.6
A replacement for View.exe, the original OS/2 help viewer.
* Configure Internet Applications 1.2.0
This utility sets default internet application paths in the OS/2 INI file.
* TEXTBUCH (Text book) 4.41
TEXTBUCH (text book) is a double entry book keeping program (accounting
program) only in german language.
* SpamFilter (The spam filter for OS/2) 1.1.4
The SpamFilter is a free and Open Source software able to detect and
reject e-mail messages containing unwanted advertising.


* FM/2 Utilities
Bunch of free utils (including HPFS defrag) text mode only.
* Links 2.19
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.
* Oldschool PC Font 1.0
These scalable TrueType fonts reproduce the fonts used in BIOS and IBM PC
DOS operating systems and clones.
* Pascal Lite Compiler 1.00
A full 32- bit Pascal compiler for 80386/486/Pentium Intel CPU's.
* Free Pascal 3.0.4
Free Pascal Compiler.
A free multiplatform 32-bit TP/BP/Delphi highly compatible Pascal compiler
(OS/2, Linux, FreeBSD, GO32v2 and Win32 available).
* Virtual Pascal 2.1
Virtual Pascal is the tool of choice for 32-bit cross-platform development
using the Pascal language.
* WDSibyl
A Pascal-Compiler which processes a language closely related to Delphi.
WDSibyl now supports the following languages: English, German, Italian and
* SpeedSoft Sibyl 2.0
SpeedSoft Sibyl is a high performance Visual Pascal Development
Environment (VDE) for OS/2 Warp, Linux and Windows 95/NT. Sibyl allows you
to create fast native code applications.
* VirtualBox per OS/2 5.0.6
VirtualBox is a family of powerful x86 virtualization products for
enterprise as well as home use.
* 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.
* IPF preprocessor 1.0
IPFC Preprocessor is tool to expand the capabilities of the IPF Compiler.
* IPF Editor 2.12
The IPF Editor is a 32-bit OS/2 2.x application and requires OS/2 2.0,
2.01, or 2.1. The IPF tagged files it generates may be used with any OS/2
application (1.x or 2.x).  
* bootAble 6.10.3
bootAble is an OS/2/eCS script to create a maintenance partition or a
bootable CD.
* 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.
* 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.
* Doxygen 1.8.13
DoxyGen is the best Unix tool for Documenting sources.
* Flex (The Fast Lexical Analyzer) 2.6.4
Flex (The Fast Lexical Analyzer). Flex is a fast lexical analyser
generator. It is a tool for generating programs that perform
pattern-matching on text.
* WHOIS client 5.4.3
A new whois (RFC 954) client rewritten from scratch. It is derived from
and compatible with the usual BSD and RIPE whois(1) programs.
* SysInfo/2 0.9.0
PM System Info tool - a self-made OS/2 clone of Symantec SystemInfo tool
from NU for Win 9x/NT. See also System information package.
* Sendmail 8.12.3
A powerful mail transport agent. It is suitable for handling sophisticated
mail configurations, although this means that its configuration can also
be complex.
* OS/2 & eCS drivers and software package
The product contains all the latest drivers for OS/2 and eComStation
developed by Arca Noae taxonomy/term/651; in addition it gives you access
to a large
* JFS 1.09.06
Updated JFS for OS/2, journaled file system.
eComstation instead, use a jfs filesystem completly rewrited wich is also
* Cadvance 6.5
It's a Re-release of CADVANCE Version 6.5, a CAD software system designed
for Windows 3.1 and early Windows 95, but yet also runs on Windows 95/98
and NT, and Win-OS/2.
* ZxMail
ZxMail Server is a full POP3 and SMTP server, free up to two users.
* Fetchmail 6.3.12
Fetch mail by POP or IMAP, forward by SMTP to local system or elsewhere.
SSL support enabled.
* VNC Server and VNC Viewer 20190331
This package provides a VNC server and client for OS/2 Presentation
Manager, you can connect to a VNC-server somewhere in the network and
display its content in a windo
* Client per 3.01
DDUP client v3.0.1 for . Supports the NIC v2.0 specification.
* Maul Publisher 3.16
Maul Publisher is aimed at anyone needing to quickly create pleasing and
sophisticated publications, without the high cost of one of the industry
leading packages.
* WarpGoGo 1.10
WarpGogo is an easy to use frontend for the GoGo encoder, an MP3 encoder,
which comes with optimizations for 3DNow! (AMD) and SSE (Intel) enhanced
* ZOC 4.15
Telnet client and terminal emulator via Secure Shell (SSH/SSH2), modem and
* Qosmic 1.5.0
Qosmic is graphical interface for creating, editing, and rendering
flam3-flame-algorithm fractal images.
* Flam3 - The Flame Algorithm 3.1.1
Flam3, a C library and related tools to algorithmically generate images
and animations (Flames).
* BlueCAD 1.010
2D CAD Application. No technical support is available for this BlueCAD
* Virtual PC 5.1
Virtual PC for OS/2 enables OS/2 users to run multiple PC operating
systems simultaneously on a single machine, either as individual windows
or as background tasks, without having to repartition th
* Antiword 0.37
Antiword is a free MS Word reader. Antiword converts the binary files from
Word 6, 7, 97, 2000 and 2002 to plain text and to PostScript.
* WeirdX 1.0.32
Java XServer distribuited under GPL.
* VFAT Netdrive plugin 3.0.5
VFAT plugin for NetDrive netdrive. The plugin allows read/write access,
including creation of long file names, to a drive with Microsoft Windows
95 VFAT file system.
* Toronto Virtual File System (TVFS) 2.11
Enhanced filesystem with links.
* A sample of TVFS session*:
* Generic audio driver for Win-OS2 3.1r2
Generic Win-OS2 sound driver.
* F, freeware file manager & standalone utilities 4.70 - 4.71b & 1.60
Freeware multi-platform text-mode file manager with many features.
Main F functions:
* ProNews/2 1.60
Multithreaded newsreader for OS/2. Latest version includes, among other
things, support for ISO-8859-15 and Windows-1252 codepages and high memory
use: see README.TXT for more!
* Dissociated Press
Simple REXX implementation of a well-known algorithm to make very amusing
rubbish out of a document.
* WPA Supplicant 2.7GA
This is a backend component for controlling the wireless networking
connection. Wireless Lan Monitor wireless-lan-monitor component.
* Undot 08032012
Undot.cmd is a Rexx procedure to replace one or more dots, commas, spaces,
brackets and braces in filenames by an underscore character, except the
last dot: *the*
* RootDir
LongnameEA.CMD uses RootDir.EXE to list the names, and then adds a
.LONGNAME extended attribute to each file with a deadname.
* DVD/CD Toys 1.07.01
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.
* eCo Essentials subscription
eCo Essentials is a one-year subscription providing a set of very useful
utilities for OS/2 from eCo Software taxonomy/term/162. It contains:
* SIO2K serial drivers 2.03
SIO2K is shareware communication drivers and utilities for OS/2 developed
by Ray Gwinn.
* Netwide Assembler (NASM) 2.13.03
Assembler compiler.
* TiMidity++ Player (ex TiMidity MCD) 2.13.2
TiMidity plays MIDI and Module (.MOD) files. It does it in software
without depending on any hardware MIDI support your soundcard might have.
* Smart Cache 0.94
Smart Cache is a full-featured proxy caching server with some SPECIAL
features for faster, increasing privacy and offline web browsing. Good
replacement for badly designed browser's cache.
* VTeX/2 8.44.2
VTeX/2 is a TeX program for OS/2 that generates PDF or PostScript output
immediately from the TeX source file.
* Mesa 2.3
Mesa 2 is a spreadsheet for OS/2.
* Lynx 2.8.9 dev. 9
Lynx is a text web browser with SSL support, now packaged as self
installing exe file.
Port by different authors.
* Feature Install 1.2.5
IBM OS/2 Feature Install Version 1.2.5 is a browser-based installation
utility that is used to install some IBM Software Choice features.
* Web/2 1.3x beta5
Web/2 is a powerful and unbloated web server: easy to setup, lots of
features including cgi, ssi, aliasing, virtual domains and more! You can
also use the CGI PHP module.
* Night Vision 5.2
Night Vision is a "planetarium" program for OS/2, and will display the
heavens from any location on Earth.
* cc65 2.16
cc65 - a freeware C compiler for 6502 based systems. It make programs for
C64, C128, C16, plus 4, Pet, Apple II and Atari 8Bit machines.
* cFos 3.82
cFos is designed for all those, who intend to use modem software with ISDN
/ DSL and it is made for those expecting high performance of their data
* Watcom C++ & Fortran 11.0c
Patch for the Sybase Watcom C/C++ and Fortran compiler products V11.
* ZipStream Secure 2.0
ZipStream is the Next Generation data security and disk compression
Software for OS/2.
* LX-Lite 1.3.9
Freeware OS/2 LX executables packer.
* RSJ CD/DVD Writer 6.03
Copy files to CDs just by drag and drop - using your favourite file
manager (i.e.
* CDRDAO/2 1.2.1
Enhanced OS/2 port of cd writing program in DAO mode. The package includes
ASPINKK.SYS driver, a user level (ring 3) to  OS2ASPI routing driver.
* CDRecord/2 2.00
The programs in this package are capable to write singlesession and
multisession CD-R/RW in various formats. Creation of CDs in TAO and DAO
* Scitech's Multi-platform Graphics Library (MGL) support package
This device driver is needed to run MGL apps, even on systems that don't
have Scitech's Display Doctor scitech-snap-graphics installed as their
video driver.
* Advanced Joystick Driver 0.2
Enhanced joystick driver supported by SNES9x, Retrocade and SDLMAME.
* 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.
* Daniela's EIDE/SATA Driver 1.8.15
* FreeRDP Client for OS/2 20190531
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.
* 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
* WarpVision 1.0.1
Multimedia player with Mozilla plugin. Current features:
* RXU Library 1.a.0
RXU v1.a, rich set of Rexx functions for OS/2 API!
* GNU gettext 0.20.1
GNU Gettext provides internationalization and translation functions for
projects. Utility for developers.
* Audio/Data-CD-Creator 0.56
Audio/Data-Cd-Creator is a WPS aware application for CD and DVD writing.
Supports audio and data CDs, data DVDs, MP3 encoding, writing of MP3
files, CD grabbing.
* ZSNES & SNES9x 1.51rc2
OS/2 port of ZSNES and SNES9x (Super Nintendo emulator). SNES9x core
version is 1.39. OS/2 interface code is release 13. Includes support for
windowed AND full screen operation.
* VICE/2 3.1
VICE is a Versatile Commodore Emulator, i.e.
* PGP 2.6.3i
Probabily the best free encryption software.
* DECalc 3.44
OS/2 PM calculator with many common and some uncommon features.
* Styler/2 e eStyler per eComStation (Smart Windows) 1.7.5
Styler/2 is an user interface enhancer for OS/2 Warp.
* GSView 5.0
Graphical interface for Ghostscript ghostscript. Available in several
languages. Port by different authors.
* LeechMP3 3.70
Uses Leech or Tonigy as a CD grabber, LAME as a MP3 encoder and run them
simultaneously to reduice encoding time. With CDDB access capability to
retrieve tracks titles.
* PM123 1.40 & 1.41
PM123 is a high-quality digital audio player for IBM's OS/2 Warp and eCS
operating systems. You can play MP3s, WAV-files and even audio CDs.
* RAR 2.50 - 3.93
*RAR 2.50*:
RAR is a powerful tool which allows you to manage and control archive
*RAR 3.93*:
* ARJ Archiver 3.10
A 32-bit flavor of ARJ/2, compiled for IBM LIBC (requires LIBCS.DLL and
Unicode DLLs). If you use Warp 3 or older version of OS/2 please use the
16-Bit version.
* HobLink X11 3.5
HOBLink X11 is an integrated PC X Server package that turns your OS/2 PC
into an X Window terminal. Included in eComstation.
* Corrective Service facility 2-B
Utility program needed to apply the OS/2 fixpaks.
* Lotus SmartSuite 1.7.3
Lotus office suite is designed for OS/2 Warp 4 and composed by WordPro,
1-2-3, Approach, Freelance Graphics and Organizer.
* PCI+AGP bus sniffer & Ids2Devs 1.0.4 & 1.0.3
This utility shows PCI, AGP and CardBus device informations, has huge
database of known vendors and devices, can tell what IRQ are supported by
which slot.
* Opera 5.12
Light, fast and with nationalized versions. Support for Java1.3 and
Windows plugins!
New features:
* Libreria VX-REXX Extras 1.3.2
VX-REXX Extras is an API & class library designed to extend the
functionality of Watcom VX-REXX watcom-vx-rexx.
* File freedom 2.02
A full-featured PM file manager that comes complete with an internal Zip
Viewer as well as some features designed especially for networks. Help on
* Larsen Commander 1.07.04
A powerful, flexible and user friendly GUI file manager and command
processor for OS/2 Warp.
* Account Manager 0.16
Stores information and passwords about multiple internet account.
* Theseus 4001
A memory analysis program for the OS/2 system used to:
* SourceCalc
A general purpose, PM screen, calculator with capabilities for Decimal,
Hexadecimal, Binary, and Octal intermix calculations and presentation.
* Config Tool 1.3.0
ConfigTool is CONFIG.SYS editor with searchable database which explains
the entries, sort and checking routines, boot/recovery options and
suggestions for optimization.
* Z!, MP3 player 2.8
MP3 player with equalizer and streaming recording capability.
* kLIBC / GCC Runtime Library 0.6.6
Runtime libraries required for projects built with *the new GCC compilers
by Netlabs netlabs-gcc* (a "runtime" is a set of low-level routin
* Netlabs GCC 8.3.0 & 3.3.5 (CSD6)
Ports of GNU GCC 3.x and 4.x, which ensure 100% compatibility with ANSI

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