As usual, the seed notes accompanying the new Leopard test build have been made public by the folks at World of Apple, which adds a note on its own. Particularly, Mac OS X 10.5.7 is reported as having entered developer testing in late February, with developers being seeded a total of seven builds ever since.
Based on the latest reports in regards to the ongoing development of Mac OS X 10.5.7, the seventh maintenance update to Leopard should now be a hefty 450MB update. A combo update is reportedly also being worked on. The combo update is to be installed on versions of Leopard prior to 10.5.6, adding security improvements released by Apple in the past, according to a report by AppleInsider.
The same source claims to have gained knowledge of a “Security Update 2009-002” said to address “Tiger” issues. Mac OS X 10.5.7, code-named Juno, is expected to arrive sometime this month. Without further ado, the seed notes for Mac OS X 10.5.7 9J57 (lacking the list of issues fixed in previous seeds) can be found below.
Safari 4 Beta only installs on Mac OS X 10.5.6.
General Focus AreasAFP;
USB & Flash Drives;
Areas of Changecom.apple.SystemLoginItems.plist fix;
Ethernet on Mac Pros performance fix;
CFURLCache compatibility fix.