What is apple up to ?

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by macmongral, Feb 29, 2012.

  1. macmongral macrumors member

    Jun 18, 2011
    with all these EFI updates they seem to be across the board. are these needed for ML to function correctly or evan install.

    the last two have addressed a graphic issue , are Apple going for a graphic change?

    I have never seen such a large number is such a short time scale.
    EFI updates were hardly ever issued except for a dire emergency

    your thoughts
  2. satcomer macrumors 603


    Feb 19, 2008
    The Finger Lakes Region
    They are fixing wireless issues in certain Macs. Don't you want Apple to fix wireless issues in certain models?
  3. njaremka macrumors 6502

    May 11, 2010
    i was under the impression that the majority of them were to add lion internet recovery utility to the boot loader, so that you could recover your os in the event that you lose or replace your hard drive?
  4. barredfreak macrumors 6502

    Jan 9, 2012
    Apple normally releases EFI updates to resolve issues users are having with their Macs. As well as trying to do this, Apple also tries to include new features/easier accessibility to current features. I think what they're going for is a very simplistic yet functional system, and they plan to do it slowly but surely.

    I hope that explains why they've been releasing many recent EFI updates.

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