Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 23rd Jun 2011 22:51 UTC
Mac OS X "Apple has now released Mac OS X 10.6.8, the eighth maintenance update for Snow Leopard, via Software Update. The update offers a number of fixes implemented since the release of Mac OS X 10.6.7 in late March."
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Upgrading the kernel (the core system)
by vikramsharma on Fri 24th Jun 2011 12:47 UTC
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2005-07-06

I don't know if anyone remembers that OS X kernel (Darwin) is based on FreeBSD 5.0 and Mach Kernel, is it about time that the FreeBSD part was upgraded too. Apple is making changes on a superficial level ignoring the real changes like the kernel, filesystem etc. Hasn't it been pretty much the same kernel ever since, may be I'm wrong.

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