Canadian developer Steven Solie best know for his commitment to the Amiga legacy and one of the core developers of AmigaOS 4.X versions has been fired by Hyperion as core developer and will only participate in future Hyperion activities as a beta tester. Hyperion Entertainment recently released AmigaOS 3.1.4/68K mostly coded by volunteers, the OS release received a positive feedback from the Amiga community. But caused various legal disputes amongst Amiga trademark owners and the OS has been blocked on several online stores. The progress of AmigaOS 4.X/PPC is one of very slow progress and had drivers support problems when A-EON technology released it’s high-end X5000 workstation. There have also been some delays in offering driver support for the upcoming mid-class A1222.

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