· · OS 3.9 NEWS
OS 3.9: Boing Bag 2 available now!
20. March 2002: H&P is proud to announce the availability of Boing Bag 2 for AmigaOS 3.9. Boing Bag 3.9-2 contains many bug fixes, small enhancement and new features in the areas multimedia (AMPlifier, PlayCD, sound datatype), shell, Workbench (Find, AsyncWB, UnArc, XAD v10), ReAction and harddisk support. The Boing Bag is delivered in three parts: The main archive with all the files needed to update AmigaOS 3.9, the translations into different languages and the contributions (CDDB library, OpenURL, ClassAction). We want to thank all people that made it possible.
Please download at least the main archive and the translation(s) for the language(s) you desire. The contributions are optional.
Note: This Update requires AmigaOS 3.9 with Boing Bag 1. AmigaOS XL users can install the Boing Bag 2 directly.
OS 3.9: Euro Update
24. Jan. 2002: Finally we are able to release the Euro update for AmigaOS 3.9. It took a bit longer because there were some more things to consider. Many thanks to the all involved people.
This update especially contains keymaps and Amiga bitmap fonts that make it possible to use the Euro symbol on the Amiga. It also contains a German Euro keymap for AmigaOS XL. Download
12 December 2001:
Italian AmigaOS 3.9 manual
Since some time Virtual Works is offering the Italian version of the German "AmigaOS - Das Buch" originally published by Haage&Partner. This book covers all topics of AmigaOS 3.5 and 3.9. Virtual Works
12 December 2001:
French AmigaOS 3.9 manual
A group of French translators organized by Jérôme "Glames" SENAY (boing.attitude.online.fr) have done a complete translation of the 3.9 HTML manual. Translators | Download French 3.9 manuals (~1 MB).
10 December 2001:
More locale files
We just uploaded the latest collection of locale files for OS 3.9 including:
The files are named "39locale_name". Please download the files you need from this ftp drawer.
04. April 2001:
Boing Bag #1 for OS 3.9 Update
This new version (5.254.174 Bytes) of the Boing Bag #1 contains some minor changes:
- latest version of Blanker, CrossDOS, Exchange and FKey
- reworked German locale for IconEdit
Download: Readme | Boing Bag #1 (~5 MB).
31. March 2001:
Boing Bag #1 for OS 3.9
Just in time for the Gateway Computer Show Amiga 2001 Amiga, Inc. and H&P are able to release Boing Bag #1 for OS 3.9. The most important feature is AsyncWB, which adds asynchronous copying and delete functionality to Workbench. In addition, it includes the new GenesisPrefs, updated HDToolBox, AMPlifier, ViNCEd, WBRun, UnArc, RAWBInfo, BenchTrash, and some other enhancements. Read the full text or directly download it now: Readme | Boing Bag #1 (~5 MB).
14. February 2001:
German FAQ pages online
We just translated the English FAQ pages from Gregory Donner and put them on our website: German 3.9 FAQs.
09. February 2001:
New Locales and new Genesis Prefs
Here are the first updates to AmigaOS 3.9. Nearly all locale files have been updated and completed. The archive contains all locales for 20 languages:
Locale Archive (~2,1 MB)
The new Genesis Prefs is finally based on ReAction:
GenesisPrefs Archive (~140 KB)
19. December 2000:
FAQs pages and German support opened
Gregory Donner is providing his 3.9 FAQ pages at http://www.gregdonner.org/os39faq/os39faq.html.
12. December 2000:
Support Area opened
Today the OS 3.9 registation and support area have been opened.
09. December 2000:
Sales of OS 3.9 started
Sales of Amiga OS 3.9 started on the first day of this years WOA 2000 in Germany.
24. November 2000:
WOA 2000 - WORLD OF AMIGA show in Cologne, Germany
The first AMIGA-only show in years in Germany will again be held in Cologne. From 9.-10. December the MediaPark in Cologne will be the destination for all AMIGA fans.
The highlight of the show will be the first official presentation of the new AmigaOS 3.9. Sales of AmigaOS 3.9 will begin this same day. There will also be hourly seminars on AmigaOS 3.9 and other interesting AMIGA Software and Hardware.
There will be a lot of dealers and manufacturers present, as well as Bill McEwen, who will share his vision of the AMIGA's future to the AMIGA fans. WOA 2000
22. November 2000:
Amiga President Talks OS 3.9 and Beyond
Bill McEwen announces Amiga OS 3.9, and talks about the future of both the Classic Amiga OS and the Amiga Digital Environment. Read More
21. October 2000:
Amiga President Addresses Community in Melbourne
In this Executive Update, Bill McEwen shares his announcements initally made in his keynote address at the Alternative Computing Expo; including Amiga OS 3.9, updates to the Amiga Software Development Kit, and the AmigaOne. Read More