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These official Patch Notes are copied verbatim from this forum thread of the RuneScape forums. It is copyrighted by Jagex.
These Patch Notes were announced on 10 August 2009.

The following small fixes and adjustments have now been made to the game. If you spot any further bugs in-game, please use the Bug Report feature ('Submit a Bug Report' under the 'Help' drop-down menu of the website).

Graphical

  • All your side menus could permanently vanish after you'd been watching cutscenes.
  • Scimitar wield position updated.
  • Scimitar models have been enlarged slightly.
  • A tree has been moved, allowing access to a gold rock on Crandor.
  • Your leg could disappear through a platform in the Warriors' Guild.
  • Amulet of fury worn model and inventory model didn't match.
  • Bushes misaligned with ground near Tower of Life.
  • A tile of coastline looked wrong near Yanille.
  • Edgeville sewers have more visible water.
  • Missing map icon for Gnome Agility course.
  • Rogues' Den now listed on World Map.
  • Minimap looked wrong near the Camelot bee field.
  • Ground height error near Chaos Temple near Burthorpe.
  • Goblin musician had jagged spikes coming out of him.
  • Render order problems with Bandos tassets.
  • Radimus Erkle's left eye looked wrong.
  • The falconer's falconry animations were misaligned, resulting in the bird going through his head.
  • It was possible to climb an impossibly steep slope in the Wilderness Volcano.
  • Players would frequently moonwalk due to an animation from Faruq's Tools.
  • Render order problem with cavalier hat and certain hairstyles.
  • Clipping problem with beards and acrobat hoods.
  • Animation problem when talking to abyssal demon heads in players' houses.
  • No animation on chathead when discussing rings that could be imbued.
  • Inexplicable bright green polygons visible on Robin Hood hat.
  • Animation error on cockroach in Soul Wars.
  • Wallkit error in dungeon under Mos Le'Harmless.
  • Wallkit updated in Zemouregal's base.
  • Labelling issues fixed with Hallowe'en gloves and Mobilising Armies gloves.

Audio

  • The sound of cookery has been updated.
  • The sound of magic trees has been updated.
  • Tai Bwo Wannai Clean-up jungle hack sounds have been re-synched with their animations.
  • Combat sounds updated for broodoo victims and cows.
  • Several Rogues' Den traps have had sounds added or re-synched.
  • The Digsite men with wheelbarrows now have sounds for loading up.
  • The music track ‘The Far Side’ was not playing correctly in parts of the Rogues' Den.
  • Music did not play reliably outside the Phoenix Cave.
  • Timing adjusted on various sounds in the Ape Atoll Agility course.
  • Door sounds have been updated.
  • Several music tracks have been recategorised.
  • The sound of making a lunar helm has been updated.
  • Obsolete unlock information for the ‘Undercurrent’ track.

Minigames

  • You can no longer gain EP in a safe area in the Wilderness pirate ship on Bounty Worlds.
  • You may now teleport to Ghorrock on a Bounty World.
  • Players can no longer cast Heal spells in Barbarian Assault.
  • Various items added to the commodities list and highlighted item list in Mobilising Armies.
  • Text-wrapping was incorrect on a Mobilising Armies interface.
  • Assistance options didn't get restored correctly after Mobilising Armies.
  • Snowballs were messing up players' combat interfaces in Mobilising Armies.
  • After leaving Mobilising Armies, you'd still get a "Special Units" option on an interface button.
  • Incorrect spelling of "receive" in Mobilising Armies.
  • Descriptions of Ranged throwing weapons from PVP Worlds claimed they would degrade even if they wouldn't.
  • More Quick Chat phrases for Mobilising Armies.
  • Animation problem with legs when wearing Mobilising Armies trousers.
  • Spelling error on sign in Barbarian Assault.
  • Summoning options didn't disappear from button after leaving Stealing Creation.
  • Temple Trekking screens had timing issues with the fade-out/fade-in effects.

Miscellaneous

  • New message to tell you your assister's Runecrafting level, if you're being assisted near the altars.
  • Some of the giant skeletons in the Desert Treasure Shadow Dungeon did not drop loot.
  • Beasts of burden were able to despawn in inconvenient places around the new Barbarian Agility slide, so you couldn't always retrieve your items.
  • Improved route-finding around the low wall in the Barbarian Agility course.
  • You can now retrieve lent items from the Duel Arena banker.
  • Bank space checks for boots of lightness sometimes said you needed more bank space when you didn't.
  • Group teleport spells were bringing up a message saying "%s1" if you got several teleport offers at the same time.
  • Grand Exchange price limits of Ranger's Aid and skewered kebabs have been adjusted.
  • World Map search feature has improved the way it searches for short words.
  • Players who'd completed While Guthix Sleeps could still be assigned to deliver gnome food to Hazelmere.
  • If your Magic level drops below 80 while you're casting the String Jewellery spell, and you are not being assisted, the spell will now stop working so that you don't miss out on XP.
  • When you cast Telegrab on a skillcape, the game now ensures that it's trimmed if it ought to be trimmed.
  • Leprechauns can no longer send you to Winkin's Farm if you are teleblocked (unless you are wearing the appropriate bracelet on a non-PVP world).
  • Recruitment Drive has a combination lock puzzle that didn't work in Portuguese.
  • You can no longer remove your diving kit while underwater in Rocking Out.
  • If you attempt to withdraw several items from your beast of burden, but you do not have enough inventory space for them all, you will now withdraw as many as possible.
  • During Swept Away, the player would get Aggie and Hetty mixed up in one line of chat.
  • Achievement Diary characters gave out-of-date information about where the diary interface is found.
  • The pre-purchase advice for broad bolts claimed they worked with a standard crossbow.
  • Scrollbars on side menus jumped to the wrong place if you teleported.
  • A jail guard in Draynor was jumping over a bush.
  • Quest list filter didn't know about the Construction requirement in Missing my Mummy.
  • You can now open the Farming skill guide by right-clicking on the new herb patch rewarded for completing My Arm's Big Adventure.
  • Hunter traps that use meat will now generally accept yak meat.
  • Logic for using nails has been rewritten.
  • Canifis shopkeepers should now stay indoors.
  • Obsolete programming technique involved in Slayer gem code has been resolved.
  • Godsword smithing has been added to the in-game Smithing guide.
  • Castle Wars armour has been added to the in-game Defence guide.
  • Defence guide now mentions the need to complete Dragon Slayer before wearing green dragonhide bodies.
  • Quick Chat system tended to assume you were training Attack, regardless of what form of combat you were doing.
  • Some incorrect wording in the Niles/Miles/Giles random event has been fixed.
  • Spelling of "hellcat" has been made more consistent.
  • Incorrect use of apostrophe on Lumbridge Guide's backpack.
  • Missing apostrophes in the dialogue of a Mobilising Armies character.
  • Missing apostrophe when describing a Muspah to the Natural Historian.
  • Missing apostrophes in shortcuts near Edgeville and Falador.
  • Typo in musicians’ chat.
  • Incorrect wording for trying to add anchovies to a raw pizza.
  • Ancestral key was referred to as "key" on the keyring interface.
  • The description of a barrel in the Black Knights' Fortress talked about dark wizards.
  • Bonesack and ram skull helm now have "Destroy" options.
  • Missing full stop in Priest in Peril.
  • Dubious use of the word "an" in Path of Glouphrie.
  • Adjusted capitalisation of "Curse of Arrav".
  • Incorrect capitalisation in Elena's Mourning's Ends chat.
  • Inconsistent spelling of "Drakan".
  • Grammar error when talking to a bear called Jim.
  • Grammar error when removing penguin disguise.
  • Various bits of grammar fixed for Jimmy Dazzler.
  • Spelling error when talking to gardeners for Farming advice.
  • Spelling error when talking to players' butlers.
  • Spicy crunchies were listed as "spice crunchies" on a cooking interface.
  • Spirit trees were using the word "despatch", which is far less common than "dispatch".
  • Stomp emote was sometimes called "Stamp".
  • Phoenix quills were referred to as "pinions" on one interface.
  • Incorrect capitalisation in a message about the Muspah.
  • Inconsistent capitalisation for options when making Summoning pouches.
  • Typo on seamstress in Lletya.
  • Typo in war tortoise chat.
  • Typo in sextant chat in Observatory.
  • Typo when climbing a bridge in Morytania.
  • Grammar error in Waterfall quest.
  • Message for climbing ladder out of original Myreque cave has been added to the spam filter.
  • Typo in Zemouregal's notes.

Bugs

Some people may have noticed that you recieve a Error_Game_Crash alert while playing after the update.

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