Mac OS X Leopard 10.5 is the sixth major release from Apple with a reliable Mac operating system providing various security and other enhancements along with many bug fixes. Download Mac OS X Leopard 10.5 latest version standalone offline setup DVD ISO image.
Mac OS X Leopard 10.5 Review
Apple is continuously increasing the stability and the security of the Mac OS X. Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard is a very reliable operating system, providing a lightweight environment with a sleek and user-friendly interface to handle all the user needs. It provides different bug fixes and numerous improvements for AirPort, Address Book, iChat, Clients Management, Mail, Graphics, Printing, Networking and Parental Controls etc. It is a long-awaited release with about 300 features and enhancements.
The most important feature of this release is that it does not forces the users for any upgrades. A redesigned Dock is there for the users to get even more comfortable environment. An automated backup utility is there, known as Time Machine to increase data protection. Numerous other enhancements make it a stable operating system for your Macintosh PC.
- Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 10 delivers improved compatibility, security, and reliability by updating J2SE 5.0 to 1.5.030, and updating Java SE 6 to 1.6.026 for 64-bit capable Intel-based Macs. J2SE 1.4.2 is no longer being updated to fix bugs or security issues and remains disabled by default in this update.
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Features of Mac OS X Leopard 10.5
Mac OS X Leopard 10.5 Review. Apple is continuously increasing the stability and the security of the Mac OS X. Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard is a very reliable operating system, providing a lightweight environment with a sleek and user-friendly interface to handle all the user needs.
- Lightweight Mac OS X
- Increases the performance of the Mac
- 300 bug fixes and enhancements
- Various redesigned and new features
- Time Machine
- Quick Look
- Boot Camp
- Parental Controls and many others
- Multi-core organization
- Enhanced sharing features
- User interface enhancements with redesigned dock
- Various security enhancements and much more
Technical Details of Mac OS X Leopard 10.5
- File Name: osx_leopard_10.5_install.iso
- File Size: 7.8 GB
- Developer: Apple
System Requirements for Mac OS X Leopard 10.5
- 9 GB free HDD
- 512 MB RAM
- Intel Processor Only
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I didn’t find any clear instructions on upgrading the JDK on OS X so I thought I’d share my findings.
First off, apparently Software Update does not automatically update the JDK. You have to manually download and run the updates. There are four updates to “Java for Mac OS X 1.5”. Since I couldn’t tell whether they were cumulative or not, I just downloaded and installed each one in sequence:
Now you’d think you’d be done, but those updates only install JDK 1.6—they don’t make it the default. The way I did that was to change a link in the Framework:
Now I see:
Now to see if it really works…
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**Update 1 **8/7/09: That link I created wasn’t quite right in the original post. It was creating a link with an absolute path. This apparently caused the Java Preferences app to fail to start and also caused WebKit/Safari to crash on all but the simplest web pages. Wierd. Corrected link creation above.