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[Arca Noae] Updated roadmap and anticipated changes

Fri, 20141219 - 14:13 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Updated roadmap and anticipated changes'

We have updated our roadmap to reflect some recent changes in project status,
namely the beginning of the beta testing phase of our graphical package
management tool, our participation in some very exciting USB development, and
our initial investigation of support for some SATA RAID and SAS controllers.

Also of note are some upcoming changes to [...]

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Iron Spring PL/I compiler 0.9.6

Tue, 20141216 - 13:57 -0600

15 Dec, 2014.

Iron Spring Software has released version 0.9.6 of its PL/I compiler and library for Linux and OS/2.

This version adds the builtin sort subroutine PLISRTD. It also includes the integer manipulation builtin functions IAND, IEOR, INOT, IOR, ISLL, and ISRL compatible with IBM Enterprise PL/I. It adds the capability to process IBM "packed decimal" format FIXED DECIMAL data.

For last minute notes and corrections see the announcement in the ISPLI Yahoo group at https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/ISPLI/info

-- Pete

Categories: eComStation - OS/2

[Arca Noae] New store items: bww bitwise works GmbH sponsoring and InJoy Firewall

Fri, 20141212 - 23:40 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'New store items: bww bitwise works GmbH
sponsoring and InJoy Firewall'

Arca Noae is pleased to announce the immediate availability of InJoy Firewall,
the premier firewall and VPN solution for OS/2, eComStation, Windows, and Linux
in our online store. All three licensing options (Personal, Professional, and
Enterprise) are available, in all user counts.

In addition, sponsoring bww bitwise works GmbH has never been easier. bww
bitwise works [...]

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netlabs.org newsletter #232

Mon, 20141208 - 13:28 -0600

This is the latest edition of the bi-weekly netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> newsletter. The newsletter can be read on the web at the following URL:
wiki.netlabs.org/index.php <wiki.netlabs.org/index.php/Netlabs_bi_weekly_newsletter>

News from netlabs.org <netlabs.org/>:
1. December - 7. December
BootJFS
One ticket created
See: trac.netlabs.org/jfs/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/jfs/timeline>
kLIBC
Three new ticket raised
See: trac.netlabs.org/libc/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/libc/timeline>
Qt Applications for OS/2
One updated application and count updated
See: trac.netlabs.org/qtapps/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/qtapps/timeline>
Samba fo eCS (OS/2)
Wiki and history updates
See: trac.netlabs.org/samba/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/samba/timeline>
Unix Ports and more
New ticket raised
See: trac.netlabs.org/ports/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/ports/timeline>
USB
Various updates on USBMSD
See: trac.netlabs.org/usb/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/usb/timeline>
WarpIN
Updates and a new release tagged
See: trac.netlabs.org/warpin/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/warpin/timeline>
24. November - 30. November
AHCI
New project
See: trac.netlabs.org/ahci <trac.netlabs.org/ahci>
BootJFS
New project
See: trac.netlabs.org/jfs <trac.netlabs.org/jfs>
ECHO
New project
See: trac.netlabs.org/echo <trac.netlabs.org/echo>
Java port for eCS (OS/2)
Two updates
See: trac.netlabs.org/java/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/java/timeline>
kLIBC
Three new tickets raised
See: trac.netlabs.org/libc/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/libc/timeline>
Multimac
New project
See: trac.netlabs.org/multimac <trac.netlabs.org/multimac>
Panorama
New project
See: trac.netlabs.org/panorama <trac.netlabs.org/panorama>
Qt Applications for OS/2
Four applications got updated and two tickets closed
See: trac.netlabs.org/qtapps/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/qtapps/timeline>
RPM and YUM
Three tickets raised and one already solved
See: trac.netlabs.org/rpm/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/rpm/timeline>
USB
USBPRT and USBMSD updates
See: trac.netlabs.org/usb/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/usb/timeline>

Netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> relies on your support as well. We hire developers to have better progress on projects, for instance. For sure this costs money so any sponsoring is very welcome! You can support netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> via netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> sponsoring units:
www.mensys.net/NETLABS/ <www.mensys.net/NETLABS/>

Thanks for your support!

We can be reached at: news@netlabs.org <news(at)netlabs.org>
And we are on Twitter now as well! See: twitter.com

Greetings,
netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> team

Categories: eComStation - OS/2

[Arca Noae] Where's my stuff?

Sat, 20141206 - 07:40 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Where's my stuff?'

It may not be apparent if you haven't yet ordered, but upon completing your
order, all of your downloadable products will be accessible from your account
page. Just click the Account link on the main menu, log in (if you haven't
already), and your recent orders will be listed on your account page.

Clicking either the [...]

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[Arca Noae] Upgrade entitlement for some third-party software in our store

Wed, 20141203 - 23:40 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Upgrade entitlement for some third-party
software in our store'

If you are already a registered licensee of Keith Merrington's SearchPlus,
SigmaMD5, or EasySync, there is no need to purchase any of those packages again
from us in order to obtain the latest version(s).

Interested upgraders should go to Hobbes and search for the program name(s) and
download them there. As of this writing, your existing [...]

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[Arca Noae] Commercial Edition of Arca Noae's OS/2 eCS drivers and software package now available

Fri, 20141128 - 14:38 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Commercial Edition of Arca Noae's OS/2 & eCS
drivers and software package now available'

Arca Noae is pleased to announce the immediate availability of our popular OS/2
& eCS drivers and software subscription service for commercial enterprises,
non-profits, and government agencies.

The Commercial Edition is priced per-system (one physical workstation or server,
or one active virtual machine), with volume discounts available. In addition,
the commercial edition entitles the subscribing entity [...]

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[Arca Noae] Searching for something? - Try our OpenSearch plugin

Thu, 20141127 - 14:40 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Searching for something? - Try our OpenSearch
plugin'

As we continue to add content and products to the Arca Noae site and online
store, we thought it might be handy to have a way to search that content from
Firefox or SeaMonkey (or any other browser which is OpenSearch-compatible).

To add it to your browser, simply follow this link to the Mycroft Project, click
[...]

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[Arca Noae] So, what would you like to see next?

Tue, 20141125 - 04:07 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'So, what would you like to see next?'

Our mission at Arca Noae is to do what we can to ensure the longest term of
usefulness of the OS/2 platform, for both individuals and enterprises. Part of
that mission is addressed by updates to existing drivers and applications, part
by adding new functionality to those softwares, and part by adding new drivers
and/or [...]

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netlabs.org newsletter #231

Mon, 20141124 - 05:46 -0600

This is the latest edition of the bi-weekly netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> newsletter. The newsletter can be read on the web at the following URL:
wiki.netlabs.org/index.php <wiki.netlabs.org/index.php/Netlabs_bi_weekly_newsletter>

News from netlabs.org <netlabs.org/>:
17. November - 23. November
Java port for eCS (OS/2)
On ticket fixed and new one raised
See: trac.netlabs.org/java/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/java/timeline>
kLIBC
Three tickets raised and one reopened
See: trac.netlabs.org/libc/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/libc/timeline>
Qt Applications for OS/2
One ticket raised and three new applications added
See: trac.netlabs.org/qtapps/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/qtapps/timeline>
Qt Version 4 for OS/2
Ticket raised about SSL issue
See: trac.netlabs.org/qt4/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/qt4/timeline>
Samba for eCS (OS/2)
Mix of updates and fixes
See: trac.netlabs.org/samba/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/samba/timeline>
Unix Ports and more
Range of updates
See: trac.netlabs.org/ports/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/ports/timeline>
USB
Fixes, updates and 11.08 release
See: trac.netlabs.org/usb/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/usb/timeline>
VX Applications
Set of updates
See: trac.netlabs.org/vxapps/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/vxapps/timeline>
10. November - 16. November
ACPI Subsystem for eComStation
Wiki updates
See: trac.netlabs.org/acpi/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/acpi/timeline>
Java port for eCS (OS/2)
Some updates
See: trac.netlabs.org/java/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/java/timeline>
kLIBC
Mix of updates and fixes as well as a new ticket
See: trac.netlabs.org/libc/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/libc/timeline>
Qt Applications for OS/2
Five applications got updated
See: trac.netlabs.org/qtapps/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/qtapps/timeline>
Qt Version 4 for OS/2
A number of updates
See: trac.netlabs.org/qt4/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/qt4/timeline>
RPM and YUM
One ticket closed
See: trac.netlabs.org/rpm/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/rpm/timeline>
Samba for eCS (OS/2)
Various tickets closed
See: trac.netlabs.org/samba/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/samba/timeline>
Unix Ports and more
Wiki update and some fixes
See: trac.netlabs.org/ports/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/ports/timeline>
USB
USBMSD work done
See: trac.netlabs.org/usb/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/usb/timeline>
xATA
One update
See: trac.netlabs.org/xata/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/xata/timeline>
XWLAN
Two tickets created
See: trac.netlabs.org/xwlan/timeline <trac.netlabs.org/xwlan/timeline>

Netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> relies on your support as well. We hire developers to have better progress on projects, for instance. For sure this costs money so any sponsoring is very welcome! You can support netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> via netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> sponsoring units:
www.mensys.net/NETLABS/ <www.mensys.net/NETLABS/>

Thanks for your support!

We can be reached at: news@netlabs.org <news(at)netlabs.org>
And we are on Twitter now as well! See: twitter.com

Greetings,
netlabs.org <netlabs.org/> team

Categories: eComStation - OS/2

[Arca Noae] Ticketing System

Sun, 20141123 - 09:07 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Ticketing System'

Have a problem with a component you've downloaded or purchased from us? Feel
free to open a support ticket in our dedicated Mantis BugTracker. Expert support
is available, often from the developers themselves.

Once you create an account on our site, you may use the very same credentials to
log into the ticketing system.

Be sure to [...]

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[Arca Noae] [solved] Trouble registering for an account?

Sat, 20141122 - 20:47 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, '[solved] Trouble registering for an account?'

This is just a quick note to confirm that several hours ago we did indeed fix
the issue causing the blank page on user registration.

If you continue to experience difficulties, please do not hesitate to use our
contact form or email us directly at webmeister [at] arcanoae [dot] com.

We apologize for any inconvenience which this [...]

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[Arca Noae] USB Stack update now available

Sat, 20141122 - 17:07 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'USB Stack update now available'

Arca Noae is pleased to announce the immediate availability of our updated USB
stack. This update (11.08) contains fixes for many reported problems and
addresses many of the regressions which have occured in recent updates.
Specifically:

A problem that caused some devices to not be attached was fixed.
A problem where USB printers would suddenly stop working [...]

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[Arca Noae] Wiki: ACPI

Fri, 20141121 - 19:07 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Wiki: ACPI'

All you ever needed to know (and likely more than you probably wanted to know)
about the ACPI components for the OS/2 platform you should be able to find in
our ACPI wiki.

There are many other things covered in our wiki, too, so please feel free to
browse from the main wiki page.

You may view the latest post at
www.arcanoae.com/wiki-acpi/

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[Arca Noae] Online Store Opening Pains

Thu, 20141120 - 16:45 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Online Store Opening Pains'

We never knew how much work it would be to get an online store like this
operational! From custom components for the site to back-end scripts to entering
descriptions and uploading content, everyone at Arca Noae has been working very
hard to get things working. We have some things available now, with more coming
in [...]

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[Arca Noae] Privacy Policy Update

Thu, 20141120 - 11:18 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Privacy Policy Update'

In response to visitor feedback, we have clarified the portion of our Privacy
Policy concerning use of Google technologies.

To summarize, while we have not knowingly enabled any Google technologies on our
site, such technologies may be enabled by third-party components which we employ
and of which we may be unaware. If we do choose to [...]

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[Arca Noae] Online Store Now Open for Business

Thu, 20141120 - 01:08 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Online Store Now Open for Business'

The wait is over!

The first few items have been stocked on our shelves, so please stop on by and
have a look. Currently, payments are accepted from major credit cards (through
PayPal), PayPal, direct bank draft, and checks.

We will be adding more items to the store in the coming days and weeks, so drop
in [...]

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[Arca Noae] Privacy Acceptable Use Policies

Tue, 20141118 - 23:37 -0600

Arca Noae has posted a new item, 'Privacy & Acceptable Use Policies'

We at Arca Noae are firm believers in protecting your data while accessing any
of our hosted services. This is especially true of your online shopping
experience. You should know that we employ up-to-date builds of software
technologies designed to keep your information secure while visiting us. We
invite you to read our Privacy Policy [...]

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Arca Noae First Look: Roadmap

Tue, 20141118 - 19:53 -0600

We are pleased to present our initial product development roadmap. This outlines
our short, near, and long term plans for projects which we are incubating
in-house. This does not include outside projects which are or will be available
through our online store, but it does present a cogent view of where we are
going as a development force in the OS/2 space.

Categories: eComStation - OS/2

BayWarp meeting Tuesday, November 25

Mon, 20141117 - 09:43 -0600

BayWarp meeting announcement

Date: Tuesday, November 25
Time: 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Place: Panera Bread
501 E Hamilton Ave
Campbell, CA 95008

Panera Bread has plenty of room, it's quiet and they have WiFi. There is a
light rail station near the meeting location.

Meeting topics:
Warpstock 2014 review
eCS and OS/2 tips and tricks
OS/2 Q and A for any user questions.

Come join us in our monthly meeting. We are OS/2 and eComStation users, and we
meet every month to discuss ideas about our favorite operating system.

Meeting announcements and more are available on the BayWarp website.
www.baywarp.org
-- Neil Waldhauer neil@blondeguy.com www.blondeguy.com
Expert consulting for OS/2 Warp and eComStation

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