FlashPix plug-in glitch? Theo Maschas was having "a strange problem causing Photoshop 4.0.1 to quit with a Type 25 error, when applying certain of its own plug-ins (such as Grain and Stained Glass) to an image, if and only if the LivePicture FlashPix plug-in for Photoshop was in the Photoshop Plug-ins folder."
Asante EtherTalk 5.6.1 recommended Owen Roth writes that some Asante products still ship with Asante EtherTalk installer v.5.6.0. This version is known to fail to install on some machines. If this happens to you, upgrade to version 5.6.1 (released in August), available on Asante's web site.
Compression Contextual Menu Managerplug-in is now up to version 1.0.3. The revision fixed a bug that caused compression of multiple items to always create multiple StuffIt archives regardless of the preferences set for this in DropStuff.
Mac OS 8.1 has now moved into beta status and remains on track for a December release.
StuffIt Deluxe 4.5 appears to be officially out.