Below you will find an extensive list of the work that went into MorphOS . Please note that this is just an overview and does not mention or explain every new feature. In order to download the time-limited demo version, please go to this page.
The release notes for some of the other 2.x and 3.x releases of MorphOS are available via the following links:
Release 3.0 boot.img Changes
Following is a (probably incomplete) list of changes made between the 2.7 and 3.0 release of MorphOS to the ROM (boot.img) based components.
Quark and Related Modules
Battery [NEW]Module providing a battery sensor.
I2C [NEW]Support for the I2C found in PowerBooks.
Keylargo [NEW]Module handling Keylargo units found in PowerBooks.
PFS3 filesystem [NEW]Native support for PFS3, making it possible to boot MorphOS from PFS3 formatted media. This product includes software developed by Michiel Pelt.
PowerBook [NEW]Module controlling special keys, power saving, LCD backlight, fans, etc on PowerBook computers.
Sensors [NEW]A library providing simple trigger->notification system meant to handle all sorts of sensors.
Temperature [NEW]Delivers support for 4 temperature sensors in a PowerBook and 1 in a PowerMac.
Touchpad [NEW]Library to support raw touchpad input to cursor movement conversions.
Release 3.0 Disk Changes
Following is a (probably incomplete) list of changes made to the disk based components of MorphOS. While not mentioned for every component translations were updated for most of them. Also various cosmetic fixes were applied here and there.
Some of the new components were already made available as part of the MorphOS 2.7 SDK distribution.
Applications/Flacapella [NEW]FLAC/Wav CDDA ripper based around cdparanoia.
Applications/Jalapeno [NEW]Simple CD/DVD authoring & copying utility.
Applications/Scribble [NEW]Powerful text editor built around Scintilla, a port of a widely used text editing component. Includes developer support and UTF file handling.
Applications/Transfer [NEW]FTP/SFTP client application.
Applications/VPDF [NEW]A new PDF reader application.
C/Battery [NEW]Command to display current battery status.
C/Eject [NEW]Simple command to eject CD media.
C/Textconv [NEW]Text conversion utility.
Classes/Data/iso639.class [NEW]ISO 639 language code class.
Classes/MUI/Calltips.mcc [NEW]An utility class to display calltips.
Classes/MUI/Scintilla.mcc [NEW]MorphOS port of the current Scintilla text editor as a MUI class.
Classes/Reggae/fifo.buffer [NEW]General purpose FIFO buffer.
Classes/Reggae/iffdeep.decoder [NEW]Decoder for IFF DEEP images.
Classes/Reggae/iffdeep.demuxer [NEW]Demultiplexer for IFF DEEP images.
Classes/Reggae/iffilbm.decoder [NEW]Decoder for IFF ILBM images.
Classes/Reggae/iffilbm.demuxer [NEW]Demultiplexer for IFF ILBM images.
Classes/Reggae/jpeg.decoder [NEW]Decoder for JPEG images.
Classes/Reggae/jpeg.demuxer [NEW]Demultiplexer for JPEG images.
Classes/Reggae/degas.demuxer [NEW]Demultiplexer for Atari Degas/Neochrome images.
Classes/Reggae/degas.decoder [NEW]Decoder for Atari Degas/Neochrome images.
Classes/Reggae/pcx.decoder [NEW]Decoder for PCX images.
Classes/Reggae/pcx.demuxer [NEW]Demultiplexer for PCX images.
Classes/Reggae/png.decoder [NEW]Decoder for PNG images.
Classes/Reggae/png.demuxer [NEW]Demultiplexer for PNG images.
Classes/Reggae/rawvideo.filter [NEW]Wrapper class for processing raw PCM video streams in different formats.
Classes/Reggae/sunraster.decoder [NEW]Decoder for SunRaster images.
Classes/Reggae/sunraster.demuxer [NEW]Demultiplexer for SunRaster images.
Classes/Reggae/targa.decoder [NEW]Decoder for Targa images.
Classes/Reggae/targa.demuxer [NEW]Demultiplexer for Targa images.
Devs/netprinter.device [NEW]Network printing driver.
Libs/cairo.library [NEW]Shared Cairo graphical library.
Libs/filesysbox.library [NEW]FUSE wrapper library.
Libs/fontconfig.library [NEW]Shared fontconfig port.
Libs/ftp.library [NEW]FTP support library for Transfer.
Libs/lua.library [NEW]Lua scripting language with additional module allowing sending commands to applications in a way compatible with ARexx.
Libs/pixman.library [NEW]Shared Pixman library.
Libs/spellchecker.library [NEW]Spell checking support shared library.
Libs/tre.library [NEW]Shared library providing regular expressions support.
Utilities/Jukebox [NEW]Simple Reggae based music player.