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Helix 6.2.2: Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) Compatibility Notes

Recent Announcements

5 March 2014 — With good progress being made toward the release of Helix 6.2.3, today’s edition of The Latest Word announces the opening of the much-heralded (oft-threatened?) 2014 Feature Game, in which you get to weigh in on what will happen to Helix now that the long trip to OS X is finally over.

6 January 2014 — Helix 6.2.2 ships today, featuring full Mavericks compatibility and the return of the PowerPC Client. Read today’s edition of The Latest Word and the complete Helix 6.2.2 Release Notes for the details about this exciting new release.

19 December 2013 — A live test of our Mavericks-compatible Client/Server release is scheduled tomorrow, Friday, December 20, 2013 at 12:00 PM Eastern Standard US Time. (-0500 GMT). Sorry about the short notice, but we really need all hands! Read the December 19th edition of The Latest Word for details and to get the latest version of Helix Client, which is required if you plan on joining us.

6 November 2013 — The complete family of Helix products is now available in version 6.2.1, including Helix RADE, Helix Server, Helix Client and Helix Engine. Our special thanks to our intrepid beta testing team. Read today’s edition of The Latest Word and the complete Helix 6.2.1 Release Notes for details, and to get your hands on the latest and greatest Helix products.

26 September 2013 — Helix Client Preview #3 is now available, and a new HelixChat is scheduled for tomorrow, Friday, September 27, 2013 at 12:00 PM Eastern US Time. (-0400 GMT). Sorry about the short notice, but we really need all hands! Read today’s edition of The Latest Word for details and to get the latest version of Helix Client, which is required if you plan on joining us.

4 September 2013 — Building on the success of our previous Helix Client/Server 6.2 public test, Preview Client #2 is now available, and a new HelixChat is scheduled for Friday, September 6, 2013 at 12:00 PM Eastern US Time. (-0400 GMT). Read today’s edition of The Latest Word for details and to get the latest version of Helix Client, which is required if you plan on joining us.

15 August 2013 — Three years since our last big speed bump, in RADE 6.1.6, Helix Client/Server 6.2 is unveiled in a public test on Friday, August 16, 2013 at 12:00 PM Eastern US Time. (-0400 GMT). We invite all to join us to help us kick it off! Read today’s edition of The Latest Word for details.

10 June 2013 — Three full years since our first Alpha build; Two full years since the beginning of the Europa Pioneer Plan: Helix RADE 6.2 ships today. Read all about it in today’s edition of The Latest Word and in the Helix RADE 6.2 Release Notes.

OS X Compatibility

OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) compatibility of all Helix products is covered in this technote.

OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) compatibility of all Helix products is covered in this technote.

OS X 10.7 (Lion) compatibility of all Helix products is covered in this technote.

Helix Server, Client, and Engine version 6.1.6 and later are compatible with OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard). See this technote for Helix Maintenance Manager compatibility information.

Helix Server, Client, and Engine version 6.1 and later — as well as Helix Maintenance Manager 1.0.5 — are compatible with OS X 10.5 (Leopard).

The “for PowerPC” version of Helix Server, Client, and Engine version 6.1 and later — as well as Helix Maintenance Manager 1.0.5 — are compatible with OS X 10.4 (Tiger). Helix RADE 6.1 is compatible with Classic mode with OS X 10.4.

Compatibility for older products can be found on our system requirements page.

Older Announcements & More…

Older announcements and other information that has appeared on this home page in the past can now be found on the news archive page.