Apple veröffentlicht macOS High Sierra Beta 5

Apple hat am gestrigen Abend die fünfte Beta von macOS High Sierra für Entwickler freigegeben. Es ist das nächste große Release des Betriebssystems für Macbook, Macbook Pro, Mac Pro und den iMac.

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Entwickler können ihren Mac im Developer Portal von Apple als Entwicklergerät registrieren und erhalten dann automatisch über den App Store die neuesten Entwicklerbetas. Ist das bei euch der Fall sollte das neue Testrelease ab sofort automatisch verfügbar sein.

Hier die Änderungen von macOS High Sierra im Detail:


New Features

• AddedAVRoutePickerViewtotheAVKitframeworkandAVRouteDetectortothe AVFoundation framework for enabling users to choose the route for playing content when multiple routes are available. Use AVRouteDetector to determine if multiple routes are available when route detection is enabled. If multiple routes are available, use AVRoutePickerView to present an interface for the user to choose the routes. The functionality of AVRoutePickerView is disabled in this beta. (32822468)

Resolved Issues

Time Machine is enabled for macOS High Sierra 10.13 beta 3 and later, and the space for snapshot is now freed correctly on APFS volumes. (33006905)
Resetting the NVRAM on a Mac with a bootable APFS partition no longer prevents that partition being used as the startup partition. (33013161, 32991435)

3rd Party Apps

Resolved Issues
Microsoft Outlook 15.35 and later now launch on macOS 10.13 beta.
League of Legends no longer quits unexpectedly on Mac models from 2012 and later. (32744576)


Resolved Issues

• Enabling Dwell Control during an upgrade from macOS Sierra to macOS 10.13 beta no longer blocks the use of the system clock, other menu extras, the Assistive Control, or the Accessibility Preference pane. (32515238)

Apple File System (APFS)

New Issues

• Volumes with High Sierra beta 5 installed can’t be mounted or selected as a Startup Disk on systems running earlier versions of macOS. (33060569)

Resolved Issues
Fixed an issue that prevented enabling FileVault on APFS volumes.
Fixed an issue where the encryption policy used for unencrypted APFS volumes that are converted to FileVault could cause the system to select the wrong block offset during the encryption process. Affected volumes need to be re-encrypted. Encrypted HFS+ volumes that have are converted to APFS are unaffected.
Fixed an issue where an APFS container on a Fusion drive could have only 1 macOS 10.13 volume.
Fixed an issue where APFS systems with FileVault enabled could not reset their password with iCloud. (32818928)

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The X11 window manager now works on APFS formatted installation of macOS. (31507129)
Fixed an issue where systems might panic during app installation. (32990178)
APFS is now supported for the Mid 2012 Mac Pro. (32109298)
Decryption is now supported for encrypted APFS volumes.

Known Issues
Unsupported configurations in this seed release:

• HDD-only Macs cannot be converted to APFS. (32360337)

• Some iMacs with 3TB Fusion drives and BootCamp may be unsupported for use with APFS. (31851687)
Resizing APFS containers is currently not supported in Disk Utility.

Workaround: In Terminal, use the diskutil tool to resize APFS containers.
Some third-party applications may not correctly recognize volumes that are formatted

using APFS.


Known Issues
CloudKit does not support unsigned long long values with the high-order bit set. (30567424)
ApplicationsthatuseCKModifyRecordsOperationshouldspecifyanappropriate value for CKModifyRecordsOperation.isAtomic. if your client is compiled against watchOS 4, operations enqueued against the default CKRecordZone have new behavior because atomic is true by default. If the operation hits a “preflight” failure (most commonly, a network issue uploading a CKAsset, or a malformed CKRecord), the entire operation is canceled. (30838858)

Content Caching > Share Internet connection

Resolved Issues

• Fixed an issue where tethered iOS devices used only Wi-Fi when both Wi-Fi and USB Ethernet are available. (32140835)


Resolved Issues

• Live Photos are now supported in FaceTime. (33432584)


Resolved Issues
When iCloud recovery is enabled on an encrypted APFS volume, Password Reset no longer shows an error that iCloud recover is not enabled.
Resolved an issue where APFS systems with FileVault enabled could not reset their password using iCloud. (32818928)

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Resolved Issues

• The progress indicator for copying files no longer persists after completion. (32681094)


New Issues

• ClientsofNSURLSessionStreamTaskthatuseanon-secureconnectionfailtoconnect when an error occurs during PAC file evaluation and the system is configured for either Web Proxy Auto Discovery (WPAD) or Proxy Automatic Configuration (PAC). A PAC evaluation failure can occur when the PAC file contains invalid JavaScript or the HTTP host serving the PAC file is unreachable. (33609198)

Workaround: Use startSecureConnection to establish a secure connection. Resolved Issues

• Reads and writes on a secure connection that use the new authenticating HTTPS proxy feature of URLSessionStreamTask now work correctly. (31916868)

Known Issues

• Topreservebackwardscompatibility,iOS11beta3removedtheNSURLSessionempty string behavior for suppressing the sending of HTTP headers that was introduced in beta 2. (32959604)

HEVC and HEIF Images

Known Issues

macOS 10.13 adds HEVC and HEIF decode capability. In order to display HEIF image files or HEVC videos captured on iOS 11, your Mac needs to be updated to macOS 10.13.
The specific hardware and software requirements for HEVC and HEIF are detailed in the WWDC 2017 presentations covering these new technologies. Depending on the capabilities of your Mac and the needs of your content, AVFoundation may use a software-based HEVC encoder which typically has longer encoding times. Further fine- tuning of the encoding quality will occur in subsequent seeds.
Third-party apps that do not rely on the macOS-provided media frameworks may not properly handle these new formats.


Known Issues

• When you initially login to iCloud on macOS 10.13, you may find that some services do not sync correctly. If this happens, please log out of iCloud and log back in. This should allow your account to login fully and sync all services.


Resolved Issues

• Reinstalling macOS 10.13 from the Recovery OS no longer requires using Disk Utility to unlock your FileVault-encrypted volume.

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Resolved an issue where systems with less than 4 GB of RAM may hang when installing applications. (32589377)
During macOS High Sierra installation or during the first user login after installation, input methods no longer fail to load. (32311765)

Kernel Extension Loading

Known Issues
Some third-party apps may not fully handle instances where their kernel extension is denied user consent to load.
Kernel extensions blocked in early boot do not display an alert.


Known Issues

• Some text may not be localized to the selected system language.

• Some languages may have clipped or misaligned layout.

Mac App Store

Resolved Issues

• Device-based Volume Purchase Program apps now install correctly.


Resolved Issues

• Enabling iCloud Messages now works if the Mac is not connected to the internet.


New Features

• Added the BGR10A2 pixel format to Metal in beta 2.

Resolved Issues

• Reflections now return correct information. (32409425)

• Debug layers no longer generate false warnings about argument buffer sizes. (32409425)


Known Issues

• NetInstall is not supported in this beta. (30449706)

• System Image Utility does not work with APFS volumes. (30449706)


Resolved Issues

• Wi-Fi password sharing and Personal Hotspot sharing on beta 2 and later now work with devices running beta 1. (32500217)

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Resolved Issues

• Simulator now works on the Mid-2010 MacBook Pro models with an NVIDIA 320m.

Password Reset

Resolved Issues

• When iCloud recovery is enabled on an encrypted APFS volume, Password Reset no longer warns that iCloud recovery isn’t enabled. (28017290)


Resolved Issues

• Photos no longer unexpectedly quits when importing a folder that contains sub-folders.

• Photos no longer fail to import from iOS 10 devices.


New Issues

• Some apps may crash when printing to certain Canon printers using the Canon driver or when installing a Canon printer driver from the print dialog. (33731628)

Resolved Issues

• Printing documents with headers and footers no longer results in garbled or blank output, or in the application quitting unexpectedly. (32686540)


Known Issues

• On a MacBook Pro with both discrete and integrated GPUs, using QuickLook to preview content forces the system to switch to the discrete GPU.

Workaround: In Terminal run “workaround: killall -9 QuickLookUIService” to stop the process. (33431313)


Resolved Issues

Bookmarks in the Favorites Bar or in the Bookmarks Menu are no longer missing. (32716666)
Switching to full screen video, or scrubbing video in YouTube now correctly updates the video and audio content.
Search suggestions now appear in Safari.
When entering data on a web form, empty Contacts AutoFill menus no longer stays on the screen until quitting Safari. (33159418)
Installing macOS will no longer remove your Safari Extensions. (32624391)

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Known Issues

• Changed the syncing system for Safari Bookmarks and Reading List across iCloud- enabled devices. Please report any bugs. (22936732)


Known Issues

• Starting in iOS 11, macOS 10.13, tvOS 11, and watchOS 4, TLS 1.2 cipher suites defined in RFC 5246 will only be allowed with TLS version 1.2. RFC 5246 cipher suites are disallowed in prior versions of TLS. For example, the TLS_RSA_WITH_AES_256_CBC_SHA256 cipher suite is not allowed when negotiating TLS 1.0. (33140907)

Setup Assistant

Resolved Issues

Setup Assistant can now successfully update and migrate iTunes.
Enabling FileVault in Setup Assistant no longer causes the system to hang in the “Setting Up Your Mac” dialog.


Resolved Issues
Siri requests no longer fail if iTunes is open in the background.
Switching Siri’s voice from the settings screen plays a voice that is not the default voice for several languages. The issue is resolved when the assets finishing downloading in the background. (32332081)

Software Update

Resolved Issues
The progress indicator no longer stops displaying during installation. (32380740)
The Mac no longer gets stuck at a black screen with a cursor the first time you log in after a software update. (32769407)
Fixed an issue where Macs with a volume formatted using HFS+ may reboot even if the update did not occur. (32188613)


New Features
• When editing documents in plain text mode, TextEdit no longer substitutes smart quote and smart dash by default. A new setting in preferences, “Smart quotes and dashes in rich text documents only”, enables toggling the behavior for plain text documents. In addition, it can be changed on a per-document basis from the Edit > Substitutions menu.

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Touch Bar

New Features

In beta 3 and later, touch event processing for the Touch Bar has been modified to reduce accidental actions by ignoring touches lasting more than 1.5 seconds. In addition, the active area of a button or segmented control is slightly inset from its edges so that touches very close to either the left or right side are ignored. (32990374, 32990587)

Note: If you discover problems with either of these heuristics and your usage patterns, file a bug with a subject that starts with “Beta 3 Touch Bar Heuristic Issues: “.
The volume and brightness controls in the Control Strip now include a flick gesture, a quick and short swipe to the left or right, for incrementing and decrementing the value without bringing up the slider. (30569595)

Resolved Issues
Portions of the Touch Bar no longer become blank. (33099597)
An issue preventing the appearance of volume and brightness sliders on tap and immediate drag on the Control Strip buttons has been fixed. (29465989)


New Issues

• VNFaceLandmarkRegion2D is currently unavailable in Swift. (33191123) Resolved Issues
Vision now supports other Core ML feature vectors in addition to classifiers. (32944774)
RectangleTracker no longer stops responding unexpectedly.
The Vision API is now available from the macOS 10.13 and iOS 11 SDKs even if DEPLOYMENT_TARGET is set to a version earlier than the current OS.

Known Issues

• Facial landmarks identified by the Vision framework may flicker in temporal use cases, such as video. (32406440)

• ThetypeoftheorientationparameterinVisionframeworkcallshaschangedfroman Int32 to an CGImagePropertyOrientation enum found in the ImageIO framework.

Important: Update your code with the new type to avoid compilation warnings or errors related to the change.


Resolved Issues

• Xcode 8 and earlier is now supported in macOS 10.13 Beta. (32146593)

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