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The default install of Mac OS X 10.6 includes Java 6, or is it still Java 5?

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On my Mac mini under OS X 10.6.5, a java -version gives me Java 1.6.0_22.

It's an out of box + upgrade from 10.6.4 to 10.6.5 and installation of last Xcode 3.

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Did you perform optional updates, or is it default install? – michelemarcon Jan 4 '11 at 16:12
Edited post with info. – LudoMC Jan 4 '11 at 16:14

Snow Leopard comes with Java 6, Leopard is J2SE 5. Just see any Java update support article for OS X 10.6 and there will be mention of Java SE 6 see here.

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According to some sources, Snow Leopard comes with Java 6. Java 5 is not even installed.

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Snow Leopard comes with 64 bit Java 6.

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