Fetch 5.5.3 released


Fetch Softworks has released an update to its popular FTP client for Mac platform, Fetch 5.5.3.

Fetch 5.5.3, one of the most well-known FTP client for Mac platform. Fetch 5.5.3 is a minor update that fixes a few bugs in the check for update and purchasing code.

The fixes and improvements in Fetch 5.5.3 are:

  • Fixed Mac OS -8905 errors when opening Fetch or saving shortcuts on Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
  • Fixed rare freezes when quitting
  • Fixed a problem where Fetch displayed the copy cursor when moving a file
  • Fixed problem displaying file lists with Norwegian month names from vsFTPd servers
  • Fixed a problem where items moved to a parent folder would sometimes not appear in the parent folder's file list
  • Improved compatibility with certain versions of the VanDyke VShell server that send non-standard TYPE replies
  • Fixed repeated server messages in transcript window
  • Changed handling of download stalls Fetch now displays an error instead of waiting forever

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Fetch 5.5.3 is a Universal binary, compatible with Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later, including Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger and Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard on Intel and PowerPC Macintosh computers. Upgrades to Fetch 5.5 are $10 for a single user of any previous version. Free for those who purchased Fetch 5 after 28 January 2009.

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Posted by Antony at November 17, 2009 6:04 PM

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