We are pleased to inform you that Cocktail 3.7.4 (Tiger Edition) has
been released.

November 7 – Cocktail is an award winning general–purpose utility
for Mac OS X. It is a digital toolset with a variety of practical
features and tweaks to help you get the most out of your computer.
For more information about Cocktail, please visit

Version 3.7.4 is the latest maintenance update to Cocktail that
contains over fifty bugfixes and a lot of code improvements:

– Fixed a bug causing problems with secure deletion of temporary files

– Fixed a bug causing miscellaneous problems for users with wrong
permissions set on /Library folder

– Fixed a potential bug causing memory leaks when writing data to
ejectable disks

– Fixed a potential AS (-1728) error on Intel Macs

– Fixed compatibility issues with QuickTime 7.1.3 and iTunes 7.0.2

– Address an issue in which Cocktail may crash when enabling network
optimization settings

– Address an issue in which network volumes may appear in the lists of disks

– Address an issue in which the Delete DS Store Files action may
cause Automator to crash

– Addresses an issue in which Cocktail may stop responding when
cleaning virtual memory swap files

– Addresses an issue in which users may have to reenter the
registration information

– Addresses an issue in which Little Snitch may cause long startup times

– Ownership settings and permissions of various directories are now
automatically verified and corrected

– Improvements to the File System Browser

– Other minor bug fixes and improvements

The update is strongly recommended for all users of Cocktail (Tiger Edition).

Cocktail 3.7.4 (Tiger Edition) is available for download from

Cocktail 3.7.4 (Tiger Edition) is distributed as a Universal Binary
and is fully compatible with both PowerPC and Intel Macs. Cocktail
3.7.4 (Tiger Edition) requires Mac OS X or Mac OS X Server 10.4 (or
later) and is tested for compatibility with Mac OS X and Mac OS X
Server 10.4.8.