Software Update: Apple Mac OS X 10.5.8

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Apple has released a new update to its Leopard operating system with 10.5.8 as the version number this time. As usual, this update fixes minor bugs and improves stability. Furthermore, Safari 4.0.2 is included and the bluetooth capabilities are improved. The accompanying short announcement looks like this:


The Mac OS X 10.5.8 update is recommended for users of Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard and includes general improvements to the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac’s operating system. For detailed information about the security content of this update, see this webpage.

What does this update include:

  • Includes Safari v4.0.2.
  • Improves the accuracy of the full history search in Safari 4.
  • Fixes an issue where certain resolutions do not appear in the Displays pane of System Preferences.
  • Now when dragging an Aperture image into Automator, causes an Aperture action and not an erroneous iPhoto action.
  • Resolves issue where large photos or movies cannot be imported from a digital camera.
  • Improves overall Bluetooth reliability with external devices, USB webcams and printers.
  • Fixes the issue causing long boot times.
  • Improves iCal reliability with MobileMe Sync and CalDav.
  • Fixes data reliability issues with iDisk and MobileMe.
  • Improves overall reliability with AFP.
  • Improves overall reliability with Managed Client.
  • Improves compatibility and reliability when connecting to AirPort networks.
  • Improves the reliability of the synchronization.
  • Includes additional RAW image support for various third-party cameras.
  • Improves compatibility with some external hard drives.
  • Contains the latest security solutions.

Version number 10.5.8
Release status Final
Operating systems macOS
Website apple
File sizes 274.00MB – 759.00MB
License type Freeware
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