Apple released Thunderbolt Software Update 1.2 yesterday, but recent reports indicate the update is causing a host of issues for some users.
The Cupertino, Calif.-based Company said the update “adds support for the Apple Thunderbolt to Gigabit Ethernet Adapter,” but many have apparently discovered boot failures and other related problems like kernel panics, stalled boot screens, or “unexpected error” notices following installation.
According to threads in a few Apple discussions, the differentiating results all seem to leave Macs unusable. Fortunately, TidBits heard that reinstalling Lion fixes the complication. The website also claimed reinstalling the Mac OS X 10.7.4 Combo Update will remedy the situation.
Go to TidBits for more information on correcting this allegedly faulty software update.
- Apple seeds OS X Mountain Lion Developer Preview 4 (Release note)
- Apple TV Firmware updated to 5.0.2 (9B830) for 720p and 1080p models
- Apple unveils new accessories: Thunderbolt to Firewire 800, Thunderbolt to Ethernet