Every now and then, since I installed Lion on my Mac, I have noticed that a process called
uninstalld has been running and using a lot of CPU time.
Does anyone know what it does? I haven't tried to uninstall anything.
uninstalld appears to belong to a new "Uninstall" framework that comes with OS X Lion.
It sits in:
Additionally, the discovery of a new Uninstall.framework indicates that new Profile Server remote management tools (a feature of Lion Server for both Mac and iOS clients) will enable network administrators to remotely manage the software installed and removed on an organizations' machines, in addition to managing profiles (configuration files that are currently used to set up new iOS devices, and will in the future be used to set up Lion Macs).