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Wine development release 1.7.49

The Wine development release 1.7.49 is now available for download, as announced by Alexandre Julliard (project leader for Wine). This release offers better video support, and various bug fixes.

Wine

Wine

Wine is a compatibility layer software application that aims to allow applications designed for Microsoft Windows to run on Linux systems.

New in this release:

  • DirectWrite is now good enough for rendering text in Steam.
  • A number of Direct2D improvements.
  • Some more OpenMP functions.
  • Support for namespaces in the IDL compiler.
  • Various bug fixes.

Bug fixes:

  •    8277  Windows Sysinternals Process Explorer and other tools show zero thread start address (NtQueryInformationThread with ThreadQuerySetWin32StartAddress info class)
  •   17044  Microsoft OneNote 2007 “Insert Audio Recording” doesn’t work
  •   20521  Nocturnal Illusion crashes
  •   22206  Mig Alley Flight Simulator (1999) crashes due to unimplemented msvcirt.dll.?? 0ios@@IAE@XZ
  •   23407  Death to Spies Moment of Truth: character bodies (player and NPCs) are invisible
  •   26379  Multiple games crash on unimplemented function d3dx9_36.dll.D3DXComputeNormals (Gamestudio Venice, Nvidia hdr demo, Fritz 11, XCOM, Cities XL)
  •   27145  Weapons Translucent Like Glass in FEAR 1 and 2.
  •   28916  Spellforce 2 Gold – wrong drawing order of surfaces
  •   31051  HttpQueryInfo() erroneously ignores lpdwIndex argument for some info levels
  •   31374  Steam text invisible with dwrite.dll enabled
  •   31640  hugin’s enfuse.exe crashes without native vcomp100.dll (purist)
  •   32637  Some VST plugins that used to work with dssi-vst now fail
  •   33165  Star Conflict crash at startup
  •   33724  Aliwangwang needs unimplemented function atl100.dll.AtlAxCreateControlLicEx
  •   36087  SpinTires crashes when applying settings in windowed mode
  •   36915  Among the Sleep crashes when starting a new game (Oculusplugin.dll needs to be disabled)
  •   37583  Trion’s Glyph MMO manager crashes on unimplemented function msvcr110.dll.?_GetConcurrency@details@Concurrency@@YAIXZ
  •   38004  Multiple games crashes with unimplemented function x3daudio1_7.dll.X3DAudioInitialize
  •   38197  Singles 2 crash at start
  •   38262  Warframe Update Fails!
  •   38508  Multiple applications need ‘HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Cryptography\MachineGuid’ registry key present (Wizard 101 UK downloader)
  •   38613  Multiple games (Witcher3 Wild Hunt, Schein, The Emptiness) need vcomp110.dll
  •   38828  Cerbero PE Insider 1.0.2 crashes on unimplemented function dbghelp.dll.UnDecorateSymbolNameW when viewing export directory
  •   38861  Carbon Poker crashes at startup
  •   38935  CocosStudio1.6 (.NET 4.0 app) crashes when starting (needs ‘Win32_DesktopMonitor’ WMI class with ‘PixelsPerXLogicalInch’ property)
  •   38947  Cities XL Platinum crashes while loading to the menu, needs vcomp.dll._vcomp_for_dynamic_init
  •   38949  Free Falcon 5.x/6.x configuration editor segfaults on start (loader must take invalid IMAGE_LOAD_CONFIG_DIRECTORY values into account)
  •   38989  ShowShifter (obsoleted A/V application) fails to start with built-in msvcp60
  •   39008  Trion Worlds ‘Trove’ (Voxel MMO) crashes on startup (missing UTC timezone information)
  •   39015  Steam crashes shortly after login when DirectWrite is enabled
  •   39017  64-bit Lexmark X2670 All-in-One printer driver installation fails (missing pragma pack directive in ‘digitalv.h’ causes structure layout mismatch between ‘MCI_DGV_OPEN_PARMSW’ and ‘MCI_OPEN_PARMSW’)

 

You can download Wine development release 1.7.49 here.