[Oberon] Oberon Companion was: Help in using an Oberon systems.

Treutwein Bernhard Bernhard.Treutwein at Verwaltung.Uni-Muenchen.DE
Fri Dec 14 15:02:15 CET 2012

Chris Glur wrote:

> == I forgot to point out that <Companion book> COMES with the system.

Yes, absolutely correct, it is contained in the Docu.zip located at

I fired up my old Native Oberon Alpha installation on an orphaned
HP Vectra (Pentium 1/133). There is a Book.Tool, which I successfully 
opened with a middle mouse click on Desktops.OpenDoc Book.Tool (after 
typing Book.Tool after the Desktops.OpenDoc, which was in my Sytem.Tool.
I really don't remember if/what I already configured differently from 
the installation default System.Tool). Book.Tool is an active hyperlinked 
text, which opens the different chapters by clicking on the corresponding

I know this is awful for someone who is still downhill on the steep
learning curve of the Oberon System.

It is possible to open these files in BlackBox, but the figures and 
images are missing ... 


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