Wednesday, May 18, 2011

CodeWeavers Turns 15!

It only seems like yesterday... (sniffle)...
Yes, in May 1996, Jeremy White took the plunge and founded CodeWeavers, and then rolled out our product, CrossOver. Watch as he reminisces about that fateful day, as well as the details of the 15th Birthday Sale we're having, starting May 15, 2011.

Did We Mention We're Having a Sale?

That's right! Starting May 15, 2011, we'll be selling our CrossOver Bundle product (normally $49.95) for just $15. On the 16th, it'll be $16; on the 17th, $17; and so on for the remainder of May! So come on down and help us celebrate our 15th Birthday, and save yourself some big bucks in the process!

Exclusive Platinum Edition (While Supplies Last!)

During our Birthday Sale, we'll also be offering our awesomely exclusive CrossOver Platinum product. For the discerning CrossOver user, this takes your CrossOver experience to an entirely new level. Read the details right here!

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Wine 1.3.20 Released

The Wine development release 1.3.20 is now available.
What's new in this release:
  • Option to clip the mouse inside fullscreen windows.
  • Support for persistent HTTP connections.
  • Initial implementation of the XML writer.
  • Support for drawing rectangles in the DIB engine.
  • Volume control in MMDevAPI.
  • More MSVC runtime functions.
  • 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 1.3.20:

4571 Ripp-It_AM app crashes after clicking "Re-encoder un film" button (protect user32.SetSysColors against bad behaving apps)
8505 antenna crashes
10220 Windows Media Player 7.1 crashes
10633 Per Pixel Lightning is drawn wrong
10635 Tivo Desktop 2.5.1 installer crashes (unimplemented wtsapi32.WTSQueryUserToken)
11709 Titan Quest game crashes
12724 3DS MAX 7.0: Cannot render viewport windows and geometry properly in Directx 9 mode
12926 Installation of Microsoft Zune Software fails (Unimplemented function ADVAPI32.dll.QueryTraceW called)
13978 Shogun: Total War crashes at startup
16135 msvcrt.dll._wtmpnam not implemented
16915 Sven Coop 4 beta install fails due to: Unhandled page fault on write access
17525 make test fails on wininet:http
18644 Microsoft reader crashes due to unimplemented msvcirt.dll.??0ostrstream@@QAE@XZ
18899 Notepad++ right click menu doesn't work
20275 Quicken 2008 Deluxe help won't display help topics
20276 Quicken 2008 help crash (uncaught exception)
20398 Eclipse (Europa) splash screen doesn't look as it should
20639 Rail Simulator and Rail Works games crash
20831 Psychonauts: Flickering textures
20832 Psychonauts: Crackling sound
20854 wine lacks ping.exe replacement
20946 Chromium base_unittests call unimplemented function ADVAPI32.dll.OpenTraceW
21111 Creative Centrale fails to install
21523 iexplore doesn't follow redirects
22501 Bioshock won't run without native msvcp80.dll
22597 Game crashes at startup when resolution is set higher than 640x480
22857 Starcraft 2 Editor crashes when the "Data Editor" gets opened.
23167 Hitman: Blood Money crashes when performing resolution setting change in options
23246 mono randomly aborts with "GetThreadContext failed" dialog
23257 TAGAP: mouse input doesn't work
23492 Windows Driver Kit (WDK) 7.1.0 install fails (check for superclassed case in AtlModuleRegisterWndClassInfoA/W before returning new wndproc)
23643 America's Army 3.0 goes black after about ten minutes of play
24138 OpenGL Layered Windows Demo crashes on unimplemented function msvcr100.dll._swprintf
24452 FurMark doesn't exit
24567 Multiple apps need msvcp71.dll (purist) (3dmark06, Titan Quest)
24585 Senstools, fails to install with an error about tempfiles on startup
24650 Mass Effect 2 (demo/full version): hangs if you alt+tab away and back
24792 nmake output text no longer visible (dogfood)
24854 visual c++ 2010's nmake.exe needs native msvcr100.dll
24898 Kong does not run requires unimplemented function msvcp90.dll.?infinity@?$numeric_limits@M@std@@SAMXZ
25051 pcsx2-0.9.7-r3878 crashes with unimplemented msvcp90.dll.?max@?$numeric_limits@I@std@@SAIXZ
25157 Black Prophecy crashes on unimplemented function msvcr100.dll._wcsupr_s_l
25361 Shatter crashes while loading a level
25365 Sacred 2 Fallen Angel requires msvcr80.dll
25525 Unimplented function: msvcp80.dll.??Y?$basic_string@DU?$char_traits@D@std@@V?$allocator@D@2@@std@@QAEAAV01@PBD@Z
25530 Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince Demo fails without native msvcp80
25541 Family Historian displays the message a serious error has occurred (due to missing msvcrt.dll._strnicoll)
25640 Rush hangs after starting
25652 ratGPU standalone renderer hits unimplemented function msvcp90.dll.??A?$basic_string@_WU?$char_traits@_W@std@@V?$allocator@_W@2@@std@@QEAAAEA_W_K@Z on x86_64
25908 Crash in winmerge when unfocusing edit field
25935 Maple Story and Padora Saga installers crash with builtin msvcp90
26526 R.U.S.E. (steam) demo won't run with builtin msvcp90
26615 Need for Speed Shift 2 installer assertion failure in cacheckdiskspace.cpp
26633 Nimbus: invisible text in the menus
26671 Sims Medieval wants msvcp100:?max@?$numeric_limits@I@std@@SAIXZ
26789 AutoCAD 2008: Crash at starting installation
26825 Anomaly: Warzone Earth Demo wants msvcr90.dll._strupr_s (purist)
26876 special file CON not handled correctly
26903 Atlantis III crashes before reaching the menu
26904 Atlantis III: mouse pointer doesn't show up in the menus
26919 ZipGenius: Crash at start-up
26935 .NET Framework 1.0 SP3 installation leads to msiexec.exe crash
26937 Boinc 6.10.60 installer fails
26975 configure can't find OSSv4 (both Wine and OSSv4 is current from git and mercurial respectively)
26980 FFXI: Depth Sorting Broken
26987 Civilization crashes on exit
26992 Windows Live FolderShare 14.x needs advapi32.RegisterTraceGuidsW() impl (or at least semi-stub)
26999 Two Worlds: mouse stopped working in the menus
27006 closing iexplore after opening an invalid url causes a crash
27038 Cannot install Shark Tale the game.
27043 Warcraft III - Reign of Chaos - Cannot type text in full screen mode
27047 need for speed world launcher complains of corrupt executable
27058 Protection ID: Text from 3rd column in protection report not displayed
27075 Battlefield Heroes: Punkbuster doesn't work as it should (ntoskrnl.exe.PsLookupProcessByProcessId stub needed)
27111 Age of Empires III demo install fails
27130 CR LF characters in RTF files are turned into ^Q ^Y characters
27132 Crash in MSI_RecordSetStringW when embedding RTF with NUL character into an MSI with Wix
27137 Mass Effect 2 demo: can no longer enter game (menu items are unclickable)

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Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Baseball Mogul 2012 Simulation Game Can Run on Mac & Linux

You have always wanted to be a general manager of a baseball team, but unfortunately for you getting there takes a lot more than just pure baseball passion. Secretly, you know that your number crunching and baseball knowledge match those of successful GMs like the Yankees' Brian Cashman, the Red Sox's Theo Epstein and Oakland's Billy Beane just check your fantasy baseball stats. What's a fan (and aspiring GM) to do?

The next best thing to actually being a baseball GM is to play one on TV Mac or Linux. And with such love of the game, you already know that Baseball Mogul has been the number 1 best selling baseball simulation game for the last four years. Baseball Mogul 2011 is for Windows only. Ugh! You have reached another obstacle in your baseball career. Is this strike two for your GM hopes and dreams?

Get ready to buy yourself some peanuts and cracker jacks! You've just hit a home run! With CrossOver Games, you can play Baseball Mogul 2012 on Mac or Linux. CrossOver Games let you run windows programs, such as Baseball Mogul 2012, on Mac and Linux. No rebooting. No virtual machine. No windows license.

Learn how easy it is to install Baseball Mogul 2012 with CrossOver Games by watching our instructional video. Then download our FREE trial. And when you free trial expires, be sure to come back to this page to receive an exclusive 30% off CrossOver Games!

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Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Run SwordSearcher on Mac or Linux In Minutes

Finally, the Bible study software, SwordSearcher that is designed by Bible Believers for Bible Believers can run on your Mac or Linux system. You no longer have to miss out on the fast and powerful Bible search, the innovative verse guide technology and the huge reference library that only SwordSearcher has. Mac and Linux users now have all the fast, easy to use and comprehensive Bible study tools they need for effective Bible Study thanks to CrossOver.

How do I get SwordSeacher to work with Crossover?
First, go to the SwordSearcher website to download their free 30 day version or order the full version. Once you have a copy of the SwordSearcher software, watch our instructional video on how to run SwordSearcher on Mac with CrossOver. Once you have finished the watching our short video, try CrossOver for free. If you like it, be sure to come back to this page to purchase CrossOver at a 30% discounted rate.

What is the difference between CrossOver Standard and CrossOver Professional?
If all you are looking to run on Mac or Linux system is SwordSearcher, CrossOver Standard is all you are going to need. If you are interested in running Windows games on Mac or Linux (CrossOver Professional comes with a complementary copy of CrossOver Games) of and having 12 months of support (instead of the 6 months support you get with CrossOver Standard, CrossOver Professional might be for you. For more information on the difference between CrossOver Standard click here.

Putty for Mac
Putty for Mac