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software OS4   software OS4 : New version 1.3 of AmiCygnix released
   posted by CygnusEd on 8-Feb-2013 17:41:00 (1785 reads)
The two base packages "AmiCygnix-Base" and "AmiCygnix-Tools" are now available
in the version 1.3.

Click READ MORE for details:

New in AmiCygnix-Base:
  • A new display driver, which opens its display on a separate screen. It is
    an enhanced version of the driver "picasso96clonewb", but offers a better

  • The X server did not supported dead keys. Has been resolved.

  • Keyboard layouts that do not conform to ISO-8859-1 standard (eg Polish or
    Greek keyboards) are now better supported.

  • The preferences programs "myX11Setup" and "myX11SetupLight" were revised and
    an Italian and a Swedish catalog has been added.

  • Some programs had problems with file names containing umlauts. Has been
    largely eliminated.

  • It was reported, that some systems freezed while opening the X server dis-
    play. The bug is fixed now.

  • New in AmiCygnix-Tools:
  • GTK+ programs were relinked to solve above mentioned keyboard problems.

  • The picture viewer "GPicView" can now display pictures in SVG and XCF (Gimp)

  • The PDF viewer "Xpdf" could not be launched, if the "Quick Transfer" mode
    was enabled. This is fixed now.

  • Download links:

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    Re: New version 1.3 of AmiCygnix released
    Posted on 8-Feb-2013 23:04:26
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    Thanks Eric for your time and effort develop this package for Amiga OS4.

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    Re: New version 1.3 of AmiCygnix released
    Posted on 9-Feb-2013 0:01:57
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    Joined: 4-Mar-2008
    Posts: 3822
    From: Toronto, Canada

    great stuff edgar! screens now move nice & quick

    c64-2sids, A1000, A1200T-060@50(finally working!),A4000-CSMKIII
    ! My Master Miggies- Amiga 1000 & AmigaOne X1000 !
    X1000 I BELIEVE

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    Re: New version 1.3 of AmiCygnix released
    Posted on 9-Feb-2013 7:33:49
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    Joined: 8-Apr-2003
    Posts: 197
    From: Kuusamo/Finland

    Thank you for your continued hard work.
    As an appreciate, small donation is on the way

    5*C-64, C128, A500, A1200 PPC, Micro-A1(sold).....and X1000

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    Re: New version 1.3 of AmiCygnix released
    Posted on 9-Feb-2013 9:28:38
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    Good work!

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    Re: New version 1.3 of AmiCygnix released
    Posted on 9-Feb-2013 9:46:53
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    Joined: 8-May-2011
    Posts: 285
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    Definately feels faster on my Sam440flex, especially dragging windows around in GIMP. Thanks for your hard work!

    gtmooya's blog

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    Re: New version 1.3 of AmiCygnix released
    Posted on 9-Feb-2013 11:37:15
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    Joined: 26-Mar-2004
    Posts: 1183
    From: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

    Can you install these without reinstalling everything like Abiword and Gimp?

    X5000 / microA1(OS4.1 FE U2) / CodeBench / Imagine / Blender
    Lightwave 2019 / Microsoft Visual C++

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    Re: New version 1.3 of AmiCygnix released
    Posted on 11-Feb-2013 17:24:10
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    Joined: 21-Sep-2006
    Posts: 225
    From: Greece


    Yup, no problem, you don't need to reinstall anything.

    Last edited by vulture on 11-Feb-2013 at 05:24 PM.

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