Apple Seeds OS X 10.7.2 to Developers for iCloud Testing

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Apple seeded developers with OS X 10.7.2 alongside a new iCloud for Lion Beta 5. The 10.7.2 seed appears to only contain changes to support iCloud Beta 5 as Apple has not yet made any mention of 10.7.1. OS X Lion was just released last week, and we expect that 10.7.1 will be delivered shortly as an initial bug fix to customers.

Apple's iCloud service was announced at WWDC and will be launched this fall alongside iOS 5.

Top Rated Comments

radiogoober Avatar
148 months ago
I updated to 10.7.2 11C26

- None of my bugs I encountered, are fixed.
- UI performance is still the same with Intel 3000HD (read: bad)
- Crashed two times when opening a app (Pixelmator and Cyberduck). Never happened with 10.7.0

A bit disappointed.

Really? You're disappointed in a just-released beta that isn't due for 1.5-2 months?
Score: 13 Votes (Like | Disagree)
rorschach Avatar
148 months ago
10.7.2 likely has updates necessary for iCloud that 10.7.1 won't. I suspect 10.7.1 will have a lot of bug fixes and 10.7.2 will be released in September to support iCloud.
Score: 9 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Chundles Avatar
148 months ago
10.7.2 is required for the latest iCloud beta. There will be a bug-fix 10.7.1 soon then 10.7.2 will follow closer to iCloud/iOS 5 launch.
Score: 6 Votes (Like | Disagree)
the8thark Avatar
148 months ago
I'm pretty sure the 10.7.2 beta incorporates the soon to be released 10.7.1 fixes.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
admanimal Avatar
148 months ago
TOO BAD they are not focusing in BUGS, just in iCloud.

Right, because I'm sure every single engineer at Apple is working on iCloud, and none are working on OS X 10.7.1.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
aznelementmaste Avatar
148 months ago

I dont need versions, but Ill admit is a cool feature for others. The main problem is that it cant be turned off. Why wont they let users choose if they want this feature or not, like Resume?

You can lock the files that you don't want to be backed up with Versions.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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