Does anyone has WiOS installed ?

By rmagalhaess

Supporter (11)

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12-10-2020, 21:21

Hi,

From time to time I search for WiOS over the internet, but I never found anything more than the Manual.

Does anyone has WiOS installed ?
Does anyone has the installer ?

Thanks.

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By hamlet

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12-10-2020, 21:43

The WayBackMachine deserves a big thank ya for many reasons, especially for this.
I know from various sources that the author of WiOS is visiting this forum from time to time. :)

By ray2day

Hero (593)

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12-10-2020, 21:42

Why WiOS while there is SymbOS?
http://www.symbos.de/

By hamlet

Scribe (3406)

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12-10-2020, 21:45

WiOS followed a different attempt then SymbOS, but of courseyou are right, it is history.

By edoz

Prophet (2310)

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13-10-2020, 15:41

If you like a copy of WiOS please send me a PM. As you could download it in the past from the sunrise website i think it is okay if i give you a copy.

By tfh

Prophet (2606)

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13-10-2020, 16:04

rmagalhaess wrote:

Hi,

From time to time I search for WiOS over the internet, but I never found anything more than the Manual.

Does anyone has WiOS installed ?
Does anyone has the installer ?

Thanks.

https://download.file-hunter.com/OS/WiOS/

By rmagalhaess

Supporter (11)

Аватар пользователя rmagalhaess

01-11-2020, 15:47

Thank You!!
Smile

By msd

Paragon (1406)

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01-11-2020, 21:45

It was really to slow to be useful, even on turbo r. API wise it was solid, but besides the file manager and a clock made by Eric Maas there where no applications for it. Also it used cooperative multitasking and not preemptive multitasking ( little bit like win 3.11 versus win 95. I do still have the programmers guide for it .