Apple has released Xcode Tools 2.4, ushering in support for 64-bit Intel processors and Universal application creation improvements.

The software lets developers build applications for Jaguar, Panther and Tiger. It also lets developers build Universal applications that run on both Intel and PowerPC Macs.

Additional release highlights include overall stability and performance enhancements to the Xcode. The update also fixes bugs and enhances performance in several areas over Xcode 2.3.