Apple veröffentlicht Developer Preview 3 von OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion

Einen Monat nach der vorherigen Veröffentlichung von der zweiten Developer Preview von OS X Mountain Lion hat Apple die nächste Vorabversion mit der Buildnummer 12A178q für die Entwickler freigegeben. In dieser Zeit wurden natürlich einige Fehler behoben und Verbesserungen an dem Betriebssystem durchgeführt. Bisher sind noch keine neuen Features aus der Developer Preview 3 bekannt, jedoch werden vermutlich kleine Änderungen in den nächsten Stunden von den registrierten Entwicklern berichtet werden. Gleichzeitig hat Apple auch die Entwicklungsumgebung Xcode 4.4 mit der Developer Preview 3 ausgestattet.

Obwohl das Unternehmen aus Cupertino auf Hochtouren an dem Betriebssystem arbeiten, sind noch einige bekannte Fehler angegeben. Diese Fehler werden natürlich noch bis zur finalen Version behoben werden. Nichtsdestotrotz sollten sich die interessierten Entwickler im Klaren sein, dass noch Fehler in den Bereich iTunes, Back to my Mac, DVD-Player, Time Machine Migration, Mail und vielen weiteren Programmteilen vorhanden sind.

Die kompletten Versionshinweise mit den bekannten Fehlern und die unterstützen Mac-Geräte hat Apple angegeben:

OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3 is prerelease software. Do not use this prerelease software in a commercial operating environment or with important data. You should back up all of your data before installing this software and regularly back up data while using the software. You will not be able to upgrade from the OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview to the finalrelease.
If an installation of OS X Developer Preview 3 fails, try using Disk Utility from a Recovery HD to repair the disk.
Architecture Requirements
The OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview supports the following Macs:
• iMac (Mid 2007 or later)
• MacBook (13-inch Aluminum, Late 2008), (13-inch, Early 2009 or later)
• MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid-2009 or later), (15-inch, Mid/Late 2007 or later), (17-inch, Late 2007 or later)
• MacBook Air (Late 2008 or later)
• Mac Mini (Early 2009 or later)
• Mac Pro (Early 2008 or later)
Known Issues
– On systems with FileVault enabled, canceling the restart to the Mountain Lion Developer Preview 3 Installer may leave your system unable to present a password dialog at boot time. You 
can repair the problem by holding down command-R to boot to the Recovery OS and then using Disk Utility to unlock and Repair your volume.
– Installing OS X 10.8 over 10.7.2 or earlier with FileVault turned on may fail
– Pre-Lion FileVault user accounts are not supported in this Developer Preview
– Some Apple menu items such as Restart may not work when a sandboxed app is in the foreground
– iTunes no longer syncs Notes
– Mail’s photo browser cannot access the iPhoto library
– Back to My Mac doesn’t work for the first 5 minutes after rebooting
– DVD Player may not launch after inserting a DVD on some systems
– Most help topics are unavailable in this Developer Preview
– In the Recovery HD:
– Some icons may be missing
– Network Utility’s Lookup pane does not work
– Time Machine restoration via a AFP share does not work
– Restoring from a Time Machine backup via AFP does not work
– Migration from a Time Machine backup that excludes paths such as /System may yield an unusable system
– Brightness settings may change unexpectedly after reboot
Display* brightness may be dim after sleep or reboot
– If Mail is hidden at logout time, it may not be correctly relaunched during a subsequent login but will appear to be running
– Java applets may not work in Safari
– QuickTime screen recordings may produce corrupted videos or cause an exception when run on machines with NVDIA graphics
Game Center
– In this seed, the Game Center application will view Production data by default. Games in development will be programmatically switched to use the Sandbox server environment
– No Top Games are displayed on the Me tab and no game recommendations are shown on the Games tab
– To use Game Center in your game on OS X, you must install a provisioning profile that enables Game Center for your app. Code signing, entitlements, and provisioning profiles are all 
described in detail in Tools Workflow Guide for Mac
– Multiplayer gaming with Game Center between iOS and OS X is not available in this seed
– In the Game Center app, game detail information such as game provider, pricing, etc. is not displayed
– The local peer-to-peer GameKit API (GKSession, GKPeerPickerController, and related classes) is not supported

Bug Reporting
This build is being provided to you for testing and development purposes. Should you encounter any problems, please submit a bug report using the online Bug Reporter>. Please make sure to include “10.8 (12A178q)” in the bug title and description. This information will ensure that your bug is processed quickly.

When submitting a bug report, please make sure to include a Summary, Steps to Reproduce, Expected Results, Actual Results, and the diagnostic output generated by running ʻsudo sysdiagnoseʼ in the Terminal.

For complete instructions on submitting bug reports, please visit the Bug Reporting page at .

Thank you for your support.
Apple World wide Developer Relations

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  1. Christoph Göbbels

    habe mal ne Frage: habe auf meinem Macbook Air als registrierter Entwickler OS X Lion 10.8 Preview 3 installiert, läuft super!

    Habe allerdings gelesen das ich nicht direkt auf die Final Version updaten kann!
    Wie kann ich denn ohne größere Datenverluste oder Probleme (hab nämlich schon viel installiert drauf) trotzdem einfach auf die dann freigegebene Version updaten?
    Gruß Christoph

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