New in version 1.2.9

December 27th, 2013
  • New functionality:
  • [Client] Disk II drives turn on a little early to reduce spin-up delay
  • Bug fixes:
  • Nibble sends work correctly in batch mode
  • [Client] Nibble sends retry (more) correctly
  • [VDrive] Virtual disks are loaded once at initialization time, making it much faster for huge drives (but much less dynamic)
  • [VDrive] Serial driver installer quits to where it came from, allowing an invocation from the launcher to return there, this time with the driver in place

New in version 1.2.5 (September 28th, 2012)

  • New functionality:
  • [VDrive] ProDOS date and time is set when communicating with the ADTPro server
  • [VDrive] Serial driver installs over the floppy driver by default
  • [Server] ADTPro server serves a hybrid serial-over-IP for emulators - enabled with startup parameter 'localhost'
  • Bug fixes:
  • [VDrive] Ethernet driver is now more "reentrant," allows for restarting if the "ping" message doesn't show up right away
  • [VDrive] Aborts via escape key are more reliable, Ethernet now recovers correctly
  • [VDrive] Device driver installer filetypes changed to SYS

New in version 1.1.9 (May 2nd, 2011)

  • [Client] Enabled DHCP auto-configuration from Jonno Downes' latest ip65 code.
  • [Client] Beep at the completion of a disk transfer that had read or write errors
  • [Client] Duplicate volume names caused incorrect/repeated volume size display
  • [Client] Attempting to format a write-protected 5-1/4" floppy was hanging

New in version 1.1.8 (January 19th, 2011)

  • This version adds support for the LANceGS Apple II Ethernet card.

New in version 1.1.7 (December 21st, 2010)

  • New functionality:
  • [Server] Italian translation provided by Mauro Rospocher
  • [Server] Brazilian Portuguese translation provided by Mario Sergio Almeida
  • Bug fixes:
  • [Client] Eliminated phantom disk drives from volume display screen
  • [Client] Disabled ZipChip and TransWarp accelerators during timeout loops in Ethernet version
  • [Client] Fixed intermittent crash on 'Quit' when booted into ProDOS 8 from GSOS

New in version 1.1.6 (August 2nd, 2010)

  • The server has been translated into French, Spanish, and Korean.
  • Other minor bugs were fixed.

New in version 1.1.5 (March 17th, 2010)

  • [Client] Implemented native assembly ProDOS selector/ launcher eliminating the need for Applesoft; results in 30% faster booting and executing from floppy
  • [Client] Laser 128 machines can now use their native modem port at 115.2kbps using the SSC port 2 setting
  • Bug fixes:
  • [Client] Better automatic serial device detection for Franklin Ace 500 computers (select Modem vs. Printer port)
  • [Server] Build hygiene - automate version numbering

New in version 1.1.4 (March 17th, 2010)

  • [Server] Re-scan for serial ports every time the serial config gui comes up; detects USB port changes
  • Bug fixes:
  • [Server] Fixed a protocol bug that made the server abort when it received garbled acknowledgement packets that looked almost correct
  • [Server] Increased microphone sensitivity so recent Mac Java releases can "hear" the audio stream correctly
  • [Server] Removed most post-Java-1.3 code so server can run on Java 1.3 (i.e. Mac OSX 10.2)

New in version 1.1.3 (September 21st, 2009)

  • Updated serial support for OS X Snow Leopard and 64-bit Windows.
  • Bootstrapping on Franklin Ace computers has been enabled.
  • Bugs have been fixed.