Workplace Shell

From EDM2
Jump to: navigation, search
WPS-icon.png

The Workplace Shell (WPS) is an object-oriented desktop shell used in IBM OS/2 Version 2.0 and later releases.

WPS is contructed on OS/2 over System Object Model (SOM) and Presentation Manager (PM). It is a set of objects that creates the desktop metaphor for OS/2's GUI.

Documentation

Files

Directory Name Comments
\OS2\DLL OBJDATA.DLL WPObjData Class Library
PMVDDROP.DLL Drag'n'drop-related WPS class
PMWP.DLL PM Workplace Shell dynamic link library
PMWPMRI.DLL PM Workplace Shell dynamic link library
PNP.DLL WPS Hardware Management tool
PNPMRI.DLL Plug and Play MRI
WCFGMRI.DLL WIN-OS/2 Object MRI
WINCFG.DLL Win-OS2 Object
WPCOMET.DLL Workplace Shell Comet
WPCONFIG.DLL Workplace Shell configuration dynamic link library
WPCONMRI.DLL Workplace Shell configuration dynamic link library
WPDSERV.DLL WPDServer Class Library
WPDSRVP.DLL WPDServer DSOM routines
WPINET.DLL Workplace Shell Internet Integration DLL
WPINTMRI.DLL Workplace Shell Internet Integration MRI
WPINSTAL.DLL Workplace Shell Install
WPPRINT.DLL Workplace Shell printing dynamic link library
WPPRTMRI.DLL Workplace Shell printable translation support
WPSTKMOU.DLL Control panel objects DLL
WPSTKMRI.DLL Workplace Shell WPStkMou MRI
WPVIDSYS.DLL WPVideoSystem Class Library
\OS2\ETC WPDSERV.IR
WPSH.IR
\OS2\HELP WPHELP.HLP Workplace Shell help file
WPINDEX.HLP Workplace Shell index help file
WPINET.HLP
WPMSG.HLP Workplace Shell message help file
\OS2\HELP\GLOSS WPGLOSS.HLP Workplace Shell glossary help file
\OS2\SYSTEM PMWP.MSG PM Workplace Shell dynamic link error message
PMWP.REP PM Workplace

Articles

Replacements

  • xWorkplace improves and replaces some of the WPS Classes, but it is not a full replacement of WPS.

External Links