Linked by David Adams on Tue 15th Jun 2010 21:40 UTC, submitted by REM2000
Mac OS X From the apple site: "The 10.6.4 Update is recommended for all users running Mac OS X Snow Leopard. It includes Safari 5 and general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, including fixes that: resolve an issue that causes the keyboard or trackpad to become unresponsive, resolve an issue that may prevent some Adobe Creative Suite 3 applications from opening, address issues copying, renaming, or deleting files on SMB file servers, improve reliability of VPN connections, resolve a playback issue in DVD Player when using Good Quality deinterlacing, resolve an issue editing photos with iPhoto or Aperture in full screen view, improve compatibility with some braille display."
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Still no SSD TRIM
by Arnoud on Wed 16th Jun 2010 00:52 UTC
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Still no implementation for SSD TRIM commands.. Shouldn't be too difficult. Windows 7 has had it from the start.

My 2006 iMac now shows the following though in system profiler for my Intel SSD (which supports TRIM):

TRIM Support: No

I can't remember seeing this before installing 10.6.4 so let's hope that's an indication of progress.

Edit: It also shows the following now:

Medium Type: Solid State

I am pretty sure this is new also. So it certainly appears there is some work being done for SSDs.

Edited 2010-06-16 01:00 UTC

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RE: Still no SSD TRIM
by Callahad on Fri 18th Jun 2010 00:41 in reply to "Still no SSD TRIM"
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Just wanted to confirm that the "Medium Type" field is indeed new in 10.6.4, as per your suspicion. Traditions HDDs are listed as having a "Rotational" medium type.

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