1069 Views 5 Replies Latest reply: Jun 6, 2010 6:50 AM by R C-R
Also tried installing 10.6.3 non-combo update, no luck. I had run the last Java update 10.6.3 update 2 a few days ago. Is this causing the issue not being to reinstall the 10.6.3 updates? Also, when I run Disk Utility repair permissions this is what I get:
*Repairing permissions for “Macintosh HD”*
Permissions differ on "System/Library/Frameworks/JavaVM.framework/Versions/1.6.0/Resources/JavaPlugin Cocoa.bundle/Contents/Resources/Java/deploy.jar", should be -rw-r--r-- , they are lrwxr-xr-x .
Repaired "System/Library/Frameworks/JavaVM.framework/Versions/1.6.0/Resources/JavaPlugin Cocoa.bundle/Contents/Resources/Java/deploy.jar".
Permissions differ on "System/Library/Frameworks/JavaVM.framework/Versions/1.6.0/Resources/JavaPlugin Cocoa.bundle/Contents/Resources/Java/libdeploy.jnilib", should be -rwxr-xr-x , they are lrwxr-xr-x .
Repaired "System/Library/Frameworks/JavaVM.framework/Versions/1.6.0/Resources/JavaPlugin Cocoa.bundle/Contents/Resources/Java/libdeploy.jnilib".
Warning: SUID file "Applications/Utilities/Keychain Access.app/Contents/Resources/kcproxy" has been modified and will not be repaired.
Warning: SUID file "usr/libexec/authopen" has been modified and will not be repaired.
Warning: SUID file "usr/libexec/security_authtrampoline" has been modified and will not be repaired.
*Permissions repair complete*
Disk verified OK. I'm finding that when I open the system profiler, it's relatively slow to respond also. Tested this against my wife's MBP and there is a big difference in performance moving through windows. I ran Macscan & Norton and only found a few rogue cookies.
If I have to try a reinstall of OSX 10.6 will the archive & install feature keep all my software licenses? I really don't want to reinstall everything I have on this machine.
The messages you see from the permissions repair are normal. For more about this often discussed topic, search the forum for (for instance) "Permissions differ."
There is no archive & install feature for Snow Leopard. The default install method will not change anything besides the OS, so you won't have to reinstall all your apps.