Apple on Wednesday released
iPod Updater 2005-02-22. The updater software contains iPod shuffle Software 1.1, iPod mini Software 1.3, iPod Software 2.3 for iPods with Dock Connectors, and iPod Software 1.5 for iPods with touch wheels and scroll wheels. The new software is available for download from Apple’s Web site.
The new versions of the the software make various changes depending on the iPod model:
For iPod shuffles, Apple notes that the new release supports the iPod shuffle Battery Pack accessory and also offers increased software stability.
iPod mini Software 1.3 adds support for second-generation iPod minis, announced Wednesday, and also supports charging and synching over USB with Mac OS X v10.2.8 or Mac OS X v10.3.4 or later.
iPod Software 2.3 for iPods with dock connectors and its version 1.5 counterpart for touch wheel and scroll wheel iPods adds a Shuffle Songs selection in the Main Menu and a Music menu item in the Main Menu. Apple also lists “Support for iTunes 4.7 and later.”