June 8th, 2000
|[10:00 AM] New Version OF Installer Maker Offer OS X Support
Aladdin has announced that the next generation of their software installer, Installer Maker, is now shipping. This version adds greater USB support., including the automatic installation of necessary USB drivers. According to Aladdin:
Aladdin Systems today announced that the private release of StuffIt InstallerMaker(tm), version 6.5.2, is now available as golden master to the public at large. The latest version of InstallerMaker takes advantage of the USB Software Locator in Mac OS(9) 9 which provides for automatic installation of USB drivers. Aladdin continues to work closely with Apple to ensure complete compatibility with the much-anticipated Mac OS X. InstallerMaker will support the creation of Mac OS X installers. A free, one-year license of InstallerMaker 6.5.2 is available to USB developers, as announced at Apple's Worldwide Developer's Conference (WWDC).
InstallerMaker, the complete installation and data distribution standard, provides the best solution for developers who want to create complex, professional installers; demoware; trialware; and more; in less time and with minimal effort.
Shareware and Freeware developers can take advantage of the Aladdin Shareware Program- Member benefits include:
- Free one-year StuffIt InstallerMaker license for proven shareware and freeware products
- Free technical support from Aladdin Systems
- Opportunity for worldwide distribution on Aladdin's commercial product CDs
To register as a developer, and receive a free one-year license of Installer Maker, visit the Aladdin web site.