Friday, March 26, 2021

Wine development release 6.5 is now available for Linux FreeBSD and macOS

The Wine development release 6.5 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • OpenCL support updated to version 1.2.
  • More support for IE compatibility modes in MSHTML.
  • More windowless RichEdit work.
  • A few more WinRT library stubs.
  • Various bug fixes.

The source is available now. Binary packages are in the process of being built, and will appear soon at their respective download locations.

Bugs fixed in 6.5 (total 25):

  33375  Cannot test dlls with dashes in their name
  34906  Multiple applications crash when trying to render in system memory (Zoo Tycoon, TOCA Touring Car Championship, The Sims, Conquest: Frontier Wars)
  37488  Quicken 2014 reports error 0x0000054f on startup (NtAreMappedFilesTheSame fails to compare in-memory loader view of builtin dlls with mapped disk image)
  37983  Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II, Outlaws ( versions) - music doesn't work
  45032  WineTest does not run the vcomp tests
  45567  League of Legends 8.12+ fails to start a game (anticheat engine, validation of WoW64 syscall dispatcher)
  45685  Dragon NaturallySpeaking 12.5 does not run after training a new user
  46817  Steam Big Picture needs d3d11_device_CreateDeviceContextState
  47310  Canon TS3100 series full driver and software package refuses to install: "To install the software, you must be logged in to an administrator account."
  50034  In font dialog's sample text, background changes color
  50119  Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin shows a white screen with vulkan renderer
  50168  Error when running notepad.exe: Failed to start RpcSs service
  50362  Fl Studio 20.8 crashes on startup
  50411  Adobe Audition 2020 crashes on startup, reporting 'Direct2D Drawbot error' (d2d_geometry_group_GetBounds is a stub)
  50721  IDA Pro 7.5: Lumina can't contact server, complains about Schannel security attributes
  50738  Guild Wars 2 launcher can't login
  50756  "Path is invalid." when using "SVN update" with SVN for Windows, which is used by TortoiseSVN
  50783  WineTest declares dlls with dots in their name as missing
  50790  No display found when using winemac.drv in a VM
  50805  Win32_OperatingSystem class is missing 'ProductType' (affects Chocolatey)
  50809  Multiple .NET 4.x application installers fail due to 'MsiNetAssemblySupport' property returning incorrect version (IronPython 2.7.5)
  50826  .NET applications fail to start with Wine-Mono: 'The file C:\windows\mono\mono-2.0\lib/mscorlib.dll is an invalid CIL image'
  50836  dxva2api.h does not compile as C++
  50862  [Regression] Steam fails to start
  50863  The specified path wine git does not treat when calling exe file.

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