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Saturday, April 16, 2016

The WineHQ Wine development release 1.9.8 is now available for Linux and Mac

The WineHQ Wine development release 1.9.8 is now available Linux and Mac OSX.

What's new in this release:
  • More work towards the WineD3D command stream.
  • Bug fix update of the Mono engine.
  • More WebServices reader support.
  • Still more Shader Model 5 support.
  • Support for gradients in metafiles.
  • Improved table formatting in WinHelp.
  • 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 1.9.8 (total 26):

   9030  army men hangs on black screen
  17918  AvsP Preview window fails to load
  22762  Multiple DirectX10 games need Texture2D DXGI_FORMAT_R24G8_TYPELESS format support for stencil operations (Battlefield Bad Company 2, Warhammer 40k: Kill Team)
  24421  MJ's Help Diagnostics crashes on startup (app provided MonitorEnumProc callback relies on ECX = lprcMonitor)
  31662  Office 2010 font embedding when exporting to PDF
  32007  AMD Demo - Whiteout crashes with null-ish pointer read after dxgi_output_GetDisplayModeList
  34070  Simutronics 'StormFront.exe' runs out of wndproc slots (ActiveSkin control)
  34851  Multiple applications need kernel32 GetFinalPathNameByHandleA/W (64-bit Autodesk Fusion 360, Microsoft OneDrive)
  35054  Dragon Age 2 system diagnostics tool fails to recognize GeForce GT 425M
  37460  Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth (Steam) crashes on startup
  39444  Fifa 2005 Demo version - black and flashing screen
  39573  GImageX v2.1.1 (gui for ImageX tool from Windows Assessment and Deployment Kit) crashes on unimplemented function wimgapi.dll.WIMCreateFile
  39605  GImageX v2.1.1 crashes with unimplemented function wimgapi.dll.WIMGetMountedImages
  39657  Tencent QQ 7.6  crashes on unimplemented function ntoskrnl.exe.PsRemoveLoadImageNotifyRoutine
  39730  FillRect() confuses 16bit brush handles with color constants
  39796  SCP Containment Breach page fault
  39863  Microsoft .NET Runtime Optimization Service 2.x terminates prematurely due to failure to hook up registry notifier ('RegNotifyChangeKeyValue' must treat NTSTATUS 'STATUS_PENDING' as success)
  39911  dxd9 PresentationInterval not propagated on device Reset
  40260  wine-mono 4.6 crash when starting .net app - SIGSEGV (APB Reloaded)
  40282  mIRC 7.43 options dialog does not accept focus / user input
  40286  Geforce 980 maxwell card is not properly detected
  40389  cmd.exe (native): Unimplemented function KERNEL32.dll.GetConsoleAliasExesLengthW
  40396  Windows SDK DirectWrite sample crashes on uninitialized parameter
  40397  Warhammer: Mark of Chaos - Battle March Demo needs unimplemented function sfc.dll.SRSetRestorePoint
  40406  Doom 4 requires bcrypt RNG provider
  40414  VirtualDub 1.10.4 crashes when attempting to play video with Directx9/11 backend

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Friday, October 30, 2015

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