A new service pack for Atmel Studio 6 is now available.
Service pack update for Atmel Studio 6.0
New and noteworthy:
New Atmel Gallery
Support for Atmel Studio 6.0 IDE SDK based extensions
Issues fixed in this service pack
AVRSV-3296 - Create from Usage inserts C++ method body in .c file
AVRSV-3102 - Change default Refactor Document Method snippet
AVRSV-3574 - Caret jumps to start of line when typing ::
AVRSV-3655 - PORT_struct fields OUT and IN not in listbox
AVRSV-3898 - File name in editor is not updated when using "Save as"
AVRSV-3889 "“ Atmel Studio 6.0 Service Pack 1 breaks device support for SAM3U and SAM3X devices
AVRSV-3961 - STK600 flash programming algorithm fails for XMEGA devices with 128B pages
AVRSV-3910 - Sbic instruction is not highlighted in assembler projects.
AVRSV-3925 - AT90CAN128 size calculation is wrong
AVRSV-3953 - The "Copy to clipboard" button in the device programming dialog, can cause Atmel Studio to crash.
AVRSV-4002 - Clearing SAM lockbits from ProgDialog fails for lockbits over 8
Atmel Software Framework (3.5.0)
ARM Toolchain (18.104.22.168 - GCC 4.7.0)
AVR Toolchain 8 Bit (22.214.171.1240 - GCC 4.6.2)
AVR Toolchain 32 Bit (126.96.36.1998 - GCC 4.4.3)
Visual Assist X for Atmel Studio (10.7.1904.0)
New supported devices
AVRSV-4050 - User signature on RFR parts can only be accessed by JTAG or parallel programming
AVRSV-3828 - ATA* devices are not supported by AVR Assembler
This service pack also includes the following features and issue fixes from service pack 1
Support for Windows 8
Support for new SAM4L device family
AVRSV-3744 "“ Applying Atmel Studio 6.0 patch 2 breaks struct evaluation in watch view, quick watch and tooltips
AVRSV-3615 "“ Debugging of ATmega32HVB revision B does not work
AVRSV-3468 "“ ATtiny85 is not supported as a STK500 programming target
AVRSV-3537 "“ ATmega8 and ATmega8A is not supported as an AVR Dragon target
AVRSV-3636 "“ ATtiny26 is not supported as a JTAGICE3 target
AVRSV-3591 "“ Improved error reporting for common USB driver errors
This service pack also includes fixes for the following issues fixed in Atmel Studio 6.0.1882 public patch2
AVRSV-3626 "“ Each launch session would leak a number of objects due to a missing destructor call. In the case of large ELF files with e.g. lots of macros (compiled with "“g3), this could exhaust the backend memory in a few launches resulting in allocation failure and backend crashes.
AVRSV-3606 "“ When "Use tool polling" is enabled, an active Segger session may be closed unexpectedly.
AVRSV-3161 "“ J-LINK Ultra and Pro tools are not supported.
AVRSV-3632 "“ Wrong criterion used for selecting clock source caused a slowdown in programming speed by a factor of 10 for some devices.
AVRSV-3511 "“ Multiple instances of atprogram might interfere with each other and make tools temporarily unavailable
AVRSV-3588 "“ Stop debugging when running hangs backend for UC3 targets.
This service pack also includes fixes for the following issues fixed in Atmel Studio 6.0.1863 public patch1
DEVXML-310 - Debugging of ATmega32HVB does not work
AVRSV-3545 - Programming UC3 is slow compared to AVR Studio 5.1.
AVRSV-3252 - Atprogram and daisy chain: The order of the daisy chain arguments are reversed.
AVRSV-3544 - Automatic enabling of the debugWire interface fails on devices missing the CKDIV8 fuse.