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SoftRAID 5.0.2 upgrade with RAID 5, OS X 10.10 Support and More
(Info from download page)
"SoftRAID v5.0.2 includes:
Supports RAID 4, RAID 5 and RAID 1+0 volumes
Improved compatibility with Mac OS X 10.9 and 10.10
High resolution graphics for Macs with Retina Displays
SoftRAID Monitor now displays disk and volume status in menu bar
Improved performance and reliability
v5 is required if you are running Mac OS X 10.10."
Here's their info on
upgrading from SoftRAID v4.x.
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Previous News Archive Summary:
Friday Aug 1st, 2014 News Mac compatible 802.11ac adapters page updated (USB Edimax AC450 report)
Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles
- EFI and SMC firmware updates for Intel-based Macs (add 2011 MBA EFI v2.9.1)
- What to Do If your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch is lost or stolen
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