The release notes accompanying the download are as follows: The OS X Yosemite 10.10.5 update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, and is recommended for all users.This update: • Improves compatibility with certain email servers when using Mail • Fixes an issue in Photos that prevented importing videos from Go Pro cameras • Fixes an issue in Quick Time Player that prevented playback of Windows Media files Those who follow security news will be interested to know the security notes accompanying the update mention the DYLD exploit has been patched “A path validation issue existed in dyld.
• Remove obsolete initialization parameters based on pre-upgrade tool output • The DIAGNOSTIC_DEST initialization parameter replaces the USER_DUMP_DEST, BACKGROUND_DUMP_DEST • Set the COMPATIBLE parameter if not already explicitly set If you are upgrading from 10.1.0.x or 10.2.0.x then you can leave the COMPATIBLE parameter set to it's current value until the upgrade has been completed successfully.
After the upgrade to 188.8.131.52 you can* (recommended) update to DSTv14 (standard DST version of 184.108.40.206) by following Note 977512.1 Updating the RDBMS DST version in 11g R2 (220.127.116.11 and up) using DBMS_DST from step 3a) onwards, when going to DSTv14 there is no need to apply any DST patch to the 18.104.22.168 home * (optional) update to a higher DST than DSTv14 version if this is needed.
The latest available DST patch is found in Note 412160.1 Updated DST transitions and new Time Zones in Oracle Time Zone File patches A.2) The result is 14 for all databases Note : Every database in 22.214.171.124 or 126.96.36.199 home needs to be checked, if one or more has a result higher than 14 you need to follow steps.
A.3) If your current RDBMS time timezone version is 14 , install 188.8.131.52 in a new home and update the 184.108.40.206 or 220.127.116.11 database to 18.104.22.168.
You can skip any DST related sections in the patchset documentation , there is no need to apply DST patches or check for DST issues for theupdate to 22.214.171.124 The 126.96.36.199 RDBMS DST version after the update to 188.8.131.52 will be 14.
Apple has released OS X 10.10.5 Yosemite to Mac users, the update aims to “improve the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac” and is therefore recommended for all users to install on their hardware running OS X Yosemite.