Apple Releases Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 5

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  1. bhoyetjumpay

    bhoyetjumpay Well-Known Member

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    Apple today (04 Sep 2009) released Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 5, bringing Java improvements for users running OS X Leopard.

    Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update 5 delivers improved reliability, security, and compatibility for Java SE 6, J2SE 5.0 and J2SE 1.4.2 on Mac OS X 10.5.8 and later.

    This release updates Java SE 6 to version 1.6.0_15, J2SE 5.0 to version 1.5.0_20, and J2SE 1.4.2 to 1.4.2_22.
    The update weighs in at 161.35 MB and requires Mac OS X 10.5.8.
     
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    Downloaded the update but apparently, Snow Leopard installed a newer version of Java for Mac OS X.

    Update only applies for those running Leopard.
     
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    My software update cannot detect it ,Will download it and run. thanks for sharing
     
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    Downloading now. Thanks for the heads-up!
     
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    If Software Update doesn't detect it, you don't need it.
     
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    for LEOPARD only..

    those who are upgrading to SL, doesnt need this.
     
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    was about to download it but am already on SL, thanks for the info loko_loko
     
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