Category Archives: AmigaOS 4.x

AmigaOS 4.1 Update 4 released

As per the official Hyperion Blog site, AmigaOS 4.1 Update 4 has been released.  ALL supported platforms are compatible with Update 4, including Classic Amigas running AmigaOS 4.1 Update 3.  Update 3 needs to be installed prior to installing Update 4.

Brussels, Belgium – December 22, 2011

Hyperion Entertainment is pleased to announce the immediate availability for download of Update 4 by registered users of AmigaOS 4.1 for all supported platforms.

Hyperion continues its tradition to provide regular free updates of AmigaOS 4.1 and with the festive season just days away, this is a particularly appropriate time for a free update.

Update 4 requires AmigaOS 4.1 Update 3 prior to installation.

The following new functionality and bug fixes are included in Update 4:

  • Introducing the new Emulation drawer with official AmigaOS 3.x ROMs and Workbench files. AmigaOS ROMs are provided for all classic Amiga models and the CD32 platform.
  • Added RunInUAE contribution to utilize the new Emulation drawer.
  • New scsi.device patch for Classic installations which enables internal IDE drives to be used for memory paging (SWAP).
  • Added NoDriveClick utility for Classic users.
  • Added DefIcons support for RunInUAE.
  • Updated TCP/IP stack with much improved DHCP support.
  • Updated MUI with various fixes.
  • Various Workbench fixes.
  • Fixed several USB issues.
  • Fixed elf.library that could cause programs using shared objects to misbehave when unloading (e.g. Timberwolf).

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 4 is provided via Hyperion Entertainment’s Support Forum.

Quote from the Hyperion Blog:

“More details and a place to download the update can be found at Hyperion’s main web site.

This update introduces a special bonus for AmigaOS 68K emulation fans: official AmigaOS 3.x ROMs and Workbench files. We plan to keep adding more files and helping to improve the emulation experience further in future releases.

Don’t forget, for direct customer support please go to Hyperion’s support forum.

 

Hyperion launches AmigaOS dedicated website, showcases AmigaOS 4.1

 

 

 

Hyperion Entertainment has launched an official AmigaOS4 website at http://www.amigaos.net.

The new site showcases the latest version of AmigaOS 4.1, outlines all the features and talks about the supported hardware.  There are also links to community sites, retailers, and developer information.

This is in addition to their Developer Blog and the official Support Forums.

With these three sites Hyperion offers comprehensive information and support for all AmigaOS4.x registered users.

 

 

AmigaOS 4.1 Update 4 currently in development and testing

Steven Solie, AmigaOS Development Team Lead, has announced via their Developer Blog that AmigaOS 4.1 Update 4 is currently in development and testing.  Update 4 fixes a number of reported issues with Update 3.  Head on over to the Hyperion Developer Blog for latest news.