“Apple began supplying prerelease builds of OS X 10.8.5 Mountain Lion to select partners on Monday, signaling that a public release of the maintenance and software update is not far behind,” AppleInsider reports.

“The prerelease build supplied to partners on Monday is said to weigh in at 286 megabytes,” AppleInsider reports. “Those early releases are typically provided only hours before the software is launched to the public, suggesting that OS X 10.8.5 will arrive on Monday.”

AppleInsider reports, “A total of seven beta builds of OS X 10.8.5 have been supplied to developers for testing ahead of the final release.”

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