ArcaOS 5.0.3

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ArcaOS 5.0.3
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Version 5.0.3
Release Date 2018-08-19
Vendor Arca Noae
License Commercial software
Preceded by ArcaOS 5.0.2
Succeeded by ArcaOS 5.0.4

ArcaOS 5.0.3 was released on 19 August of 2018.

Some of the updated features includes:

  • ArcaOS 5.0.3 includes over 40 updates and fixes since 5.0.2.
  • Bootable ArcaOS 5.0.3 USB stick support.

Summary of changes 5.0.3

  • Updated IFX to 1.21
  • Updated 4OS2 to 3.08.4
  • Updated autoreboot
  • Added MOZ_INFO.HTML document and WPS objects
  • Fix autostart disabling logic
  • Fixed MMPM Compact Disc device creation for phase 2
  • Removed GBM.DLL from \OS2\DLL; MMPM installs GBMDLL from RPM
  • Updated TestLog
  • Added UniAud association for 10DE:0059 device
  • Update DFSee OEM engine to 15.2 (addresses DiskUtil edge case where partition could appear to extend beyond boundary but no notice given)
  • Moved TOP.TXT to bin directory
  • Implemented special maintenance page for Phase 2
  • Updated HiDisk to 1.0.2
  • Fixed bad characters in MPEG player object titles
  • Updated ANPM to 1.0.3
  • Updated Samba libraries to 4.7.7
  • Updated Heimdal packages in local repo to latest i686 release
  • Updated Samba plugin to 3.3
  • Added readme.smb and ndrexx.txt docs for NetDrive
  • Added Mozilla prerequisites (FF 45.9) to on-disc repo (hunspell; libvpx)
  • Rebuilt and refreshed SNAP to pickup any recent changes
  • Updated installer help
  • Updated YUM/RPM bootstrap to 2018-05-29
  • Updated on-disc repo to latest available packages, obsoleting wpi4rpm and removing already-updated poppler packages; perl packages added to satisfy dependencies
  • Added host.exe to ISO files
  • Updated TIMSET to 1.13
  • Assigned UniAud to 8086:266e
  • Updated AHCI driver to v2.05
  • Unified GRADD driver install wrapper
  • Updated Panorama to v1.11
  • Updated NAPS
  • Updated XMAKEINI with DBCS string fix
  • Updated ACPI to 3.23.09
  • Added MEM.EXE
  • Make sure mpts_update.cmd exists before running it
  • Added nVidia MCP51 Ethernet Controller to database
  • Updated Disk Utility
  • Updated preboot menu help for first HAB and NIC
  • Updated Testlog
  • Updated CARDBUS drivers to 10.148
  • Rename 'safe mode' boot option
  • Add new boot mode for automatic testlog upload
  • Video driver install script updates
  • Update included versions of VROBJEX and DBCSMAP
  • New installer status messages
  • Various installer page updates (mnemonics, text, buttons)
  • Update MultiMac drivers
  • Added NELITE to SYSTOOLS package (required by RESMGR)
  • Updated ITHEME and DBCSMAP
  • Updated RXUTILEX.DLL
  • Various dialog resource updates
  • Updated installer tree bitmaps
  • Updated FreeType/2 configuration GUI
  • Updated MINILVM
  • Make sure kernel files are set +s +h +r even on non-SMP systems
  • Rebuild FreeType.DLL as non-debug version
  • Updated FreeType IFI to 1.3.5 (works around problems with certain broken Hangul fonts)
  • Updated mksupzip.cmd
  • Locale page layout improvements
  • Enable detection for VBox Intel AC97
  • Added soundcard detection (PnP models only)


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