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Saturday, May 21, 2022

iBrowse 2.5.6 released, AmiSSL 5.1 released

Great news for Amiga 68k internet users: iBrowse and AmiSSL have both been updated, indicating active and steady development.

Here's a copy of the iBrowse's latest list of changes (see link below):
  • Adapted to fully use OpenSSL 3.0, via AmiSSL v5
  • HTTP Brotli compression support
  • OpenSearch autodiscovery support
  • Gemini client, allowing loading of gemini: URLs
  • Improved Gopher support
  • JavaScript fixes and improvements
  • Google/Gmail account login fixed (became blocked in March)
Note that iBrowse requires latest AmiSSL.

Go to iBrowse's website for more information:

Sunday, May 1, 2022

HippoPlayer 2.52 update is out!

Allround Amiga music player "HippoPlayer" got a new update, with lots of fixes and enhancements.

It updates HippoPlayer to version 2.52, thus requires an existing full installation.

Here's a quick overview of the changes from 2.50 to 2.52 (skips 2.51), according to the AmiNet readme file (see link below):

  • "project icon" support
  • improved compatibility with FTPMount
  • improved MP3 identification
  • GUI graphics fixes
  • bugfixes improving stability and usability
  • added and/or improved support for many players
  • added and improved scopes
  • multiple scopes

Go to AmiNet for full details and download: