AmigaOS 4.1 Update 3 Released

Date 5-Sep-2011 22:50:20
Topic: Software News

AmigaOS 4.1 Update 3 Released
Brussels - August 29th, 2011

Hyperion Entertainment CVBA and the AmigaOS development team announce the immediate availability for download of AmigaOS 4.1 Update 3 for registered users of AmigaOS 4.1 on the following platforms:

Amiga Classic equipped with CyberstormPPC or BlizzardPPC;
AmigaOne and MicroA1-C;
Sam440 (all variants);
Pegasos II;


Update 3, painstakingly assembled by AmigaOS’ project lead Steven Solie after extensive beta testing by our dedicated team of beta testers, contains a substantial part of the new functionality and a wide variety of bug fixes and improvements developed over the last 16 months.

Please note that some new applications (including Timberwolf) will rely on the feature-set of AmigaOS 4.1 Update 3.

An incomplete list of features in Update 3 includes:

Updated Installation Utility program;
Updated PATA and SATA drivers;
Improved DOS stability and speed;
Fixed Amiga shared object issues;
Support for AmigaOne keyboards including boing key swap feature; Set keymap_swapaltamiga to "on" in your firmware to enable;
Updated Intuition and GUI components;
New consistent full release string including update number;
Updated AmiSSL certificates;
Updated USB stack with USB 2.0 (EHCI) support;
Improved Sam460ex support including sound driver;
I2C support for the Sam440ep and Sam460ex platforms;
Updated and improved Warp3D support;
Faster 2D graphics support;
Various kernel fixes for increased stability;
Updated MUI with many new features to make porting MUI 4.0 based applications simpler;
Improved notifications support.
Hyperion Entertainment wishes to thanks its customers for their continued support in these exciting times for the Amiga platform.

Online support for AmigaOS and Update 3 is provided via Hyperion Entertainment's Support Forum.

-Press Release Link-

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