OS/2 a quarter century on: Why IBM lost out and how Microsoft won

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http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Basically they lost out because MS blackmailed OEM PC makers (including IBM!) with higher licence fees if they pre-installed anything but windows! OS/2 Warp 4 was a far superior OS to Windows! http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/11...2_25years_old/ (HowTos)