Developer Michael Tsai on Tuesday made
available. The new version of his disk image creation utility adds support for creating archives in Panther’s Zip format or StuffIt X format, as well as converting Zip and StuffIt X archives to disk images and vice-versa. In addition, DropDMG 2.5 converts .tar, .tgz, .tar.gz and .tar.bz2 archives to disk images, supports .cdr images, creates custom icons for mounted images and more. This is a free upgrade for registered users; the full version is US$15 and works for 30 days, or 20 launches, before you must buy a license. Mac OS X v10.3 is required; DropDMG 2.2 continues to support Mac OS X v10.2.