Posted on Tuesday, April 04 2006 @ 15:27:30 CEST by LSDsmurf
Finder, networking, and logging in
802.1X login authentication configurations created in Internet Connect can
now be used at the Mac OS X login window, too.
Addresses an issue in which, when at the login window, the computer would
not shut down automatically at a time specified in Energy Saver Schedule
preferences; for more information, see this article.
Prevents a potential issue in which Mac OS X might stop responding when
trying to log in as a FileVault-protected user if the protected Home image
file has been damaged or moved; instead, a "You are unable to log in to
the user account (name) at this time." alert message appears.
Addresses an issue for home directories on AFP servers in which, after
failing to burn a disc, an "error -61" alert message would appear
when trying to delete the Burn Folder related to the unsuccessful burn.
If you are bound to a directory system which enforces password expiration,
you will now be periodically prompted to change your password at the login
window--if your existing account and keychain passwords are the same, and
you change your password at the login window, your keychain password will
automatically be updated as well.
You can now copy folders with files to an SMB-based server instead of only
the folder being copied and this alert message appearing: "The
operation cannot be completed because you do not have sufficient privileges
for some of the items."
Addresses an issue that could prevent MacBook Pro from printing to
wireless printers via AppleTalk.
Improves iDisk (WebDAV file system) performance.
File and folder names that contain colon or forward slash ( "/")
characters in the main directory of an iDisk or WebDAV volume no longer
Resolves potential issues that could occur when using automatic proxy
configuration (PAC) files.
Resolves an issue in which Mail could unexpectedly quit when lowering the
quote level within a reply message.
Addresses an issue in which iChat, on an Intel-based Mac with a built-in
iSight camera, could sometimes stop displaying video from the iSight camera
until the computer was shut down and started up again.
Dragging a movie clip into iMovie 6 on an Intel-based Mac will no longer
potentially cause some of the iMovie window to turn black.
Disk Utility's repair permissions feature will no longer report "We
are using special permissions for..." messages.
Updates Calculator so that the percentage button ("%") will no
longer divide, under certain circumstances, when you expect it to calculate
percentage—this could happen in Mac OS X 10.4.3 through 10.4.5.
Resolves an issue that could cause Help Viewer to sometimes display a
Addresses some issues that could cause DVD Player to unexpectedly quit
when playing a movie disc on an Intel-based Mac.
Terminal windows will no longer fail to open when using the /bin/zsh
EXIF data is now exported with TIFF images in Aperture.
Aperture will no longer unexpectedly quit when exporting a file with
keywords that contain twelve or more Cyrillic characters.
Resolves potential issues with several iPhoto Automator actions, such as
Import Photos into iPhoto.
Includes iSync 2.2 which provides support for additional mobile phones.
For more information, see iSync 2.2: Read before updating to Mac OS X 10.4.6
or later, or before first sync.
Resolves an issue in which Blizzard World of Warcraft character graphics
could be distorted on an Intel-based Mac with a built-in graphics processor
when vertex shaders are enabled.
The Command-H key combination now hides QuarkXPress 6 as expected when it
is the front application.
Addresses an issue for Aspyr Media's True Crime: The Streets of LA game in
which game movies are very dim on Intel-based Macs.
Addresses an issue for Microsoft Word 2004 in which Word would display a
"Word cannot complete the operation because too many files are
open" alert message when autosaving a document to a network-based home
Improves character graphics appearance for Aspyr Media's The Sims House
Party when running with Rosetta on an Intel-based Mac.
Makes Mac OS X aware of United States Daylight Savings Time (DST) changes
enacted by the Energy Policy Act of 2005.
Clicking an unmounted iDisk icon in the Save As dialog window of an
application running with Rosetta no longer causes the application to stop
with a spinning cursor.
Spotlight is now better able to search the content of older Microsoft Word
Addresses an issue in which some third-party applications might stop
responding or unexpectedly quit when running on an Intel-based Mac if you
disconnect or connect a display while the computer is on.
Addresses potential vnode reference count mismatches that could lead to a
Addresses USB audio issues for PowerPC Macs; for example, latency is
Addresses several AppleScript issues, including: Preservation of property
values in Script Menu, a potential Bonjour issue with "choose remote
application", an invisible "choose application" dialog issue,
and improved compatibility with Dashboard widgets and applications.
Includes recent Apple security updates.
Program Information Category:
Patches and updates Type:
Free Version: 10.4.6 Size: 160MB Works on: Mac OS X