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Friday, May 21, 2021

Wine development release 6.9 is now available for Linux FreeBSD and macOS

The Wine development release 6.9 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • WPCAP library converted to PE.
  • Support for paper forms in the print spooler.
  • More math functions from Musl in the C runtime.
  • 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 6.9 (total 25):

  20439  TroopMaster hangs on startup
  24631  comctl32:listview NM_HOVER tests sometimes fail
  28083  Agenda Circling Forth GPU particle demo:bunch of fixme and errors
  32749  Implement atl100.dll.AtlAxDialogBoxW to show error dialogs (Visual Studio 2010 (10.0) Express Edition)
  33846  crash on unimplemented function OpenCL.dll.clRetainDevice (clinfo)
  34314  Touhou Danmakufu 0.12m crashes on start (DMUSIC_CreateMidiOutPortImpl is a stub)
  34756  32-bit Visual C++ 2010 Express full installer throws an exception with wine-mono
  43377  msxml3:domdoc Crashes in wow64 due to double free of properties
  44813  Some applications fail when calling ntdll.NtReadFile on a directory (expect STATUS_INVALID_DEVICE_REQUEST)
  47150  Overwatch freezes when new menu music starts playing
  47866  comctl32:datetime: Fails in the Arabic locale
  47872  gdiplus:font fails in Japanese locale on Windows 10
  48054  gdi32:bitmap fails on Windows XP and 2003
  48061  WineTest: get_subtests() fails randomly
  50086  user32:monitor tests timeout
  50830  Process Hacker 2.38 crashes on unimplemented function advapi32.dll.LsaEnumerateAccounts
  50843  infosoft:infosoft has 2 failures on all Windows version up to Win10 1507
  50844  infosoft:infosoft crashes on Windows 10 1607+
  50853  Elgato Stream Deck 4.9.3 (.NET 4.5 app) installer: 'WINE_MONO_TRACE=all' crashes Wine-Mono
  51047  Significant performance regression in The Sims 2
  51080  DCS World updater - not detecting selected windows version
  51101  Regression in PGVDemo: C:\\windows\\Microsoft.NET\\Framework64\\v2.0.50727\\mscorwks.dll could not be loaded
  51117  Silverlight_x64.exe (part of LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Home Edition installer) crashes
  51131  The 64-bit msxml3:domdoc crashes on Windows
  51151  The 64-bit psapi:psapi_main fails in Wine

Saturday, May 15, 2021

Proton 6.3-4 has been released

 Proton 6.3-4 has been released

  • Fix recent 2K Games launcher update
  • Fix error on startup for some Direct3D 12 games
  • Fix Divinity Original Sin 2 and Rise of Venice launcher display issues
  • Fix Star Wars Squadrons VR incorrectly launching to desktop
  • Fix Sacred Gold visual artifacts


Link to source code

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Friday, May 7, 2021

Wine development release 6.8 is now available for Linux FreeBSD and macOS

The Wine development release 6.8 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Libraries installed into architecture-specific subdirectories.
  • Secur32 library converted to PE.
  • Support for Map object in JavaScript.
  • 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 6.8 (total 35):

  11833  GroupMail 5.x crashes when creating new message
  19756  Date/time picker doesn't notify app about checkbox changes (TaskCoach: Cannot add new task with a due date)
  22327  Cannot install PGV demo for Windows using a clean wineprefix.
  24893  File/folder context menus have missing options (Explorer++, Double Commander)
  26189  Crysis Wars Dedicated Server no longer shows console on start under X
  28372  Ubuntu Skin Pack 5.0-XP installer crashes
  35102  Qvodplayer 3.5 Crashes on start
  35539  Proteus 8 demo fails to install
  37375  Visual C++ 2005 Express SP1 install fails
  39841  IShellFolder.CreateViewObject() doesn't support IID_IContextMenu (Double Commander "Error: invalid parameter" when right-clicking on an empty space)
  40227  LibreOffice 5.1.0 crashes when trying to run any Office program
  40382  CUEcards 2000 (v2.37) takes a lot of time to return with search results
  40823  Stone Giant demo crashes after launch
  41318  Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion requires binormal vectors support in D3DXComputeTangentFrameEx
  46948  Characters in The Sims Complete Collection render completely white
  49697  Age of Empires II (SafeDisc 1.x) fails to start since 3.0-rc
  49763  ALOTInstaller crashes
  49977  FIFA 11 Demo fifaconfig crashes when pressing Exit button
  49989  Samsung Dex installer crashes
  50006  The intro in The Sims Complete Collection gets played too fast
  50026  Powershell Core needs ntdll.RtlQueryProcessPlaceholderCompatibilityMode when run in win10 mode
  50117  winedbg --gdb doesn't work
  50396  Sacred Gold: wrong z-order or something else
  50503  Diablo 1: Game crashes after intro videos
  50961  Swtor game crash on splash screen 6.6
  50963  NtCreateUserProcess occasionally fails with STATUS_IMAGE_NOT_AT_BASE
  50980  Royal Quest: "out of memory" and other errors
  50992  Star Citizen crashes on unimplemented function advapi32.dll.QueryTraceA
  51028  Solid Edge 2021 Academic Edition: crash on startup
  51041  Scalable fonts with fsCsb[0] == 0 are not enumerated correctly
  51057  `winetricks -q mfc42` fails
  51067  ToolTaskTest:Execute_2 test fails on x86_64
  51070  Wine fails to create or update prefix
  51076  demangle_datatype in ucrtbase crash in vc2019 x86 mode
  51082  Regression: Powershell Core installs in wrong directory

 

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Proton 6.3-3 has been released

  Proton 6.3-3 has been released

  • Previously in Experimental: Update vkd3d-proton to v2.3.1.
  • Previously in Experimental: The Origin Overlay is functional, which allows It Takes Two to be played with friends.
  • Previously in Experimental: Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord is playable.
  • Previously in Experimental: Fix Red Dead Redemption 2 "Not Purchased" error.
  • Previously in Experimental: Fix Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition hang on startup.
  • Fixed launchers for Evil Genius 2, Zombie Army 4, Strange Brigade, Sniper Elite 4, Beam.NG, and Eve Online.
  • The Bus and Army General are now playable.
  • Support adjusting brightness/gamma in older games like Deus Ex.
  • Fix Xbox controller detection in Far Cry Primal.


Link to source code

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