Aladdin has announced the release of StuffIt Deluxe 6.0.1, an update to Stuffit's 6.0 compression utility.

StuffIt Deluxe compresses large files into smaller archives. New features of 6.0.1 include Symbolic Link a powerful new feature for OS X that stuffs, and unstuffs packages without any data loss. Multiple items can be selected by pressing shift-click to compress or expand.

There is improved Microsoft Entourage "Stuff and Mail" support that automatically attaches archives to outgoing Entourage email messages.

StuffIt Deluxe 6.0.1 is available for download. It is priced at £65 (from Softline, 01883 745 111), and is free for registered users of StuffIt Deluxe 6.0.