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os2 files on win2000

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I need to know the function of the files listed below (I found them on my windows 2000 OS)
OS2.exe
OS2.srv.exe or os2serv.exe
OS2ss.exe

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Those files comprise the OS2 subsystem.  It is possible to run OS2 apps in the subsystem, just as some POSIX apps can be run in the POSIX subsystem.
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In case you're interested in knowing why these files exist :

OS/2 is the mother of Windows !
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Thanks geoffryn.
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