Aladdin Updates StuffIt Deluxe With RAR Support

Aladdin Systems, Inc. has released an update for StuffIt Deluxe, bringing it to version 7.0.3. StuffIt Deluxe is a file transfer app designed for the compression of files and programs. The update features improved support for OS X and RAR 3.0. According to Aladdin Systems:

Aladdin Systems, Inc., an Aladdin Systems Holdings, Inc. company (OTC BB: ALHI), today shipped StuffIt Deluxe(r) 7.0.3 and StuffIt Standard Edition(tm) 7.0.3, the newest Macintosh versions of the industry-standard access and compression utilities.

The 7.0.3 release improves support for Mac OS Xis UNIX environment by adding the ability to browse Tape Archives (.Tar), Bzip2, and Gzip.

The update provides support for RAR 3.0, adds an improved "Expert Mode" dialog for compression settings, and fixes a number of bugs. StuffIt Deluxe 7.0.3 was optimized to provide tighter compression of a wide range of file types.

You can find more information about the StuffIt Deluxe update at the Aladdin Systems, Inc. Web site. StuffIt Deluxe 7.0.3 is free fore registered users, while the full version is available for US$79.95.