Apple has released an update to Xcode, the company's suite of development tools for iOS and OS X. The update, version 4.6, adds SDKs for OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion and iOS 6.1, as well as improvements to code completion heuristics, compiler warnings, and other bug fixes.
What’s New in Version 4.6
- Includes SDKs for OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion and iOS 6.1.
- Code completion heuristics are more accurate, and use an optimized default data set.
- New compiler warnings help identify potential bugs when using ARC and weak references.
- C++11 support for ‘user defined literals’ and ‘unrestricted unions’ features.
- Debugger can inspect elements within NSArray or NSDictionary objects.
- Analyze now performs deeper cross-function static analysis of Objective-C and C++ code.
- The number of indexing passes is reduced due to improved dependency checking.
- Additional bug fixes and stability improvements.
Xcode is provided free to developers via the Mac App Store. Version 4.6 weighs in at 1.54 GB and is available now.