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Amiberry v5.6.2 released
Published on November 10, 2023 by Dimitris Panokostas

🐛 Bugfixes

  • DiskSwapper slots should be 10
  • Virtual Keyboard options were not saved correctly
  • fixed several memory leaks from the GUI
  • don't shutdown graphics when showing GUI message
  • Fixed memory leak when using AROS rom
  • fixed crash on startup on x86_64 platform
  • fix naming of start_minimized option
  • rename local variable to avoid shadow of global one
  • fixed crash if Restart was pressed
  • GUI would not redraw always after ShowMessage or ShowHelp was triggered (fixes #1148)

🔨 Improvements

  • added flatpak package files (x86_64 only, for now)
  • improved help text in DiskSwapper panel
  • attempt to transliterate characters that fail to be converted (#1124)
  • don't disable CD drive if no image path is specified (#1129)
  • if start_minimized is specified, do not show a window on startup
  • check for usage help cmd line parameter early
  • Hide the Linux hidden directories from dialogs (#1147)
  • improved help text in GUI->Expansions (fixes #1150)
  • added VSync option (fixes #1149)
  • added missing help text in GUI->Priority

🏗️ Build System

  • added RPI4 debian builds
  • replace self-hosted RPI builds with docker
  • Added RPI5 in automated builds
  • updated flatpak metainfo
  • updated Github workflow, include flatpak in releases
  • add libserialport sources to externals
  • added USE_LTO option in Makefile
  • fixed cmake build (for x86-64) on master branch


  • add Raspberry Pi5 (#1136 by cmitu)
  • add experimental RISC-V 64-bit (no JIT) (#1127)
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