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    3 <div style="border: 1pt solid; float:left; padding-left:30px; padding-right:20px; background-color: #E6E6FA; margin-right:30px; width:40%">
    4 <h2>News</h2>
    5 <ul style="list-style-image:url(/raw-attachment/wiki/images/raute-blau.gif); ">
    7 <li>2016-05-07: We released <a href="">version 6.5 of Smartmontools</a>.
    8 See the <a href="/browser/tags/RELEASE_6_5/smartmontools/NEWS">NEWS</a> file
    9 and the <a href="/query?milestone=Release+6.5">ticket report</a> to
    10 get a summary of the changes and new features.<br /><br /></li>
    12 <li>2016-04-09: We added basic support for <a class="ext-link" href=""><span class="icon">NVMe</span></a>
    13 devices to smartmontools for Windows.
    14 See <a href="/wiki/NVMe_Support">NVMe wiki page</a> for further info.
    15 Source tarball and binaries are available at
    16 <a class="ext-link" href=""><span class="icon"></span></a>.
    17 Please report any issues <a href="/newticket">here in trac</a> or on the
    18 <a href="">smartmontools support mailinglist</a>.<br /><br /></li>
    20 <li>2016-03-20: We added basic support for <a class="ext-link" href=""><span class="icon">NVMe</span></a>
    21 devices to smartmontools on Linux and FreeBSD.
    22 See <a href="/wiki/NVMe_Support">NVMe wiki page</a> for further info.<br /><br /></li>
    24 <li>2015-10-10: Our new website <a class="ext-link" href=""><span class="icon"></span></a>
    25 provides daily builds from <a href="/browser/trunk/smartmontools">smartmontools SVN trunk</a>.<br /><br /></li>
    27 <li>2015-06-04: We released <a href="">version 6.4 of Smartmontools</a>.<br /><br /></li>
    29 <li>2014-08-19: The <a class="ext-link" href=""><span class="icon">HDD Guardian project</span></a>
    30 released HDD Guardian 0.6.1 (a graphical user interface for smartctl). Available only for Windows.<br /><br /></li>
    32 <li>2014-07-26: We released <a href="">version 6.3 of Smartmontools</a>.<br /><br /></li>
    34 <li>2014-06-05: As <a href="">sourceforge will retire Trac as hosted app</a>, we moved our wiki and ticket tracker to this server. Many thanks to Alex Samorukov who made this possible! :-)<br /><br /></li>
    36 <li>2014-04-12: GSmartControl home page has been moved from <a href="">BerliOS</a> to
    37 <a href="">SourceForge</a> due to planned closure of the BerliOS Developer Portal.<br /><br /></li>
    39 <li>2013-07-26: We released <a href="">version 6.2 of Smartmontools</a>.<br /><br /></li>
    41 <li>2013-06-04: Due to <a href="">sourceforge platform upgrades</a>, the smartmontools SVN repository was moved to a
    42 <a href="">new location</a>.
    43 See the <a href="">new code browser</a> for sample checkout commands.
    44 <br /><br /></li>
    46 <li>2013-03-16: We released <a href="">version 6.1 of Smartmontools</a>.<br /><br /></li>
    48 <li>2012-10-10: Ten years after the <a href="/browser/tags/RELEASE_5_0/sm5">first version of Smartmontools</a>,
    49 we released <a href="">version 6.0 of Smartmontools</a>.<br /><br /></li>
    51 <li>2012-08-12: Alexander Shaduri released
    52 <a class="ext-link" href="" title="GSmartControl News"><span class="icon">version 0.8.7 of GSmartControl</span></a>
    53 (a graphical user interface for smartctl). Available for Linux, FreeBSD, MacOS X and Windows.<br /><br /></li>
    55 <li>2012-06-30: We released
    56 <a href="">version 5.43 of Smartmontools</a>.<br /><br /></li>
    58 <li>2012-05-22: The <a class="ext-link" href=""><span class="icon">OS-X-SAT-SMART-Driver</span></a>
    59 provides access to SMART data for SAT capable USB and Firewire devices on Mac OS X.
    60 This works with existing smartmontools releases.
    61 See <a href="/ticket/25#comment:9">ticket #25</a> for further details.<br /><br /></li>
    63 <li>2010-12-09: Samsung released an
    64 <a class="ext-link" href=""><span class="icon">important
    65 firmware patch for HD155UI and HD204UI</span></a>.
    66 WARNING: Do not use smartmontools or hdparm with these drives unless this patch is already installed.
    67 Drives manufactured December 2010 or later are not affected. See
    68 <a href="">this page</a>
    69 for details.<br /><br /></li>
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     6== News ==
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    74 === Table of Contents ===
    75  * [wiki:Download Download Instructions][[BR]]
    76  * [wiki:TocDoc Documentation][[BR]]
    77  * [wiki:FAQ Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)][[BR]]
    78  * [wiki:Help][[BR]]
    79  * [wiki:TocSupport Device Support][[BR]]
    80  * [wiki:TocDeveloper Developer's Area][[BR]]
    81  * [wiki:Links]
     9#!div class="wikipage"
     10* {{{2016-05-07}}}: We released [[|version 6.5 of Smartmontools]]. See the [[/browser/tags/RELEASE_6_5/smartmontools/NEWS|NEWS]] file and the [[/query?milestone=Release+6.5|ticket report]] to get a summary of the changes and new features.
     11* {{{2016-04-09}}}: We added basic support for [[|NVMe]] devices to smartmontools for Windows. See [[wiki:NVMe_Support|NVMe wiki page]] for further info. Source tarball and binaries are available at [[|]]. Please report any issues [[/newticket|here in trac]] or on the [[|smartmontools support mailinglist]]
     12* {{{2016-03-20}}}: We added basic support for [[|NVMe]] devices to smartmontools on Linux and FreeBSD. See [[wiki:NVMe_Support|NVMe wiki page]] for further info.
     13* {{{2015-10-10}}}: Our new website [[|]] provides daily builds from [[/browser/trunk/smartmontools|smartmontools SVN trunk]].
     14* See [[wiki:News|here for further news]]..
    8821Reporting Technology System'' (SMART) built into most modern ATA/SATA, SCSI/SAS and NVMe disks.
    8922In many cases, these utilities will provide advanced warning of disk degradation and failure.
    9224Smartmontools was originally derived from the Linux [ smartsuite package]
    9426disks and tape devices. It should run on any modern Darwin (Mac OS X), Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD,
    9527Solaris, OS/2, Cygwin, QNX, eComStation or Windows system.
    96 Smartmontools can also be run from one of many different
    97 [wiki:LiveCDs Live CDs/DVDs].
     28Smartmontools can also be run from one of many different [wiki:LiveCDs Live CDs/DVDs].
    9930Due to OS-specific issues and also depending on the different state of smartmontools
    10839and the [ feature list]
    10940to get an impression of this nice tool.
    111 ----
    11342== Contribute to Smartmontools ==
    12453Patches are welcome! '''The most convenient way for us is, when you attach them to a [//newticket new ticket here in trac]'''. But it's also possible to submit patches for code review to [ developers mailinglist]. You don't need to be member of the mailinglist for it. Our list moderator will approve posting requests in these cases. Your patches should refer to our recent code base in [wiki:Download#InstalllatestunreleasedcodefromSVNrepository SVN]. You should also have a look at the documents in the [wiki:TocDeveloper developers area here in the wiki]. You will find info about smartmontools software architecture and tutorials and guidelines from our developers there.
    126 ----
    127 '''License'''[[BR]]
    128 All content in this wiki is published under [ GNU GPL].
     55==== License ====
     56Smartmontools (and content in this wiki) is published under [ GNU GPL].