Wine Changelog

New in version 1.7.48

July 28th, 2015
  • Fleshed out OpenMP implementation.
  • I/O stream support in the MSVCIRT C++ runtime.
  • Support for pixel snapping in DirectWrite.
  • More support for OpenGL core contexts.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.47 (July 10th, 2015)

  • Text drawing in Direct2D.
  • Support for the new thread pool API.
  • Toolbar state saving.
  • Beginnings of an implementation for proper HID support.
  • Support for file objects in device drivers.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.46 (June 26th, 2015)

  • Improvements in the BITS file transfer service.
  • Still more progress on DirectWrite implementation.
  • Support for shared user data on 64-bit.
  • Various C++ runtime improvements.
  • Some more support for the 64-bit ARM platform.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.45 (June 12th, 2015)

  • Some more progress on DirectWrite implementation.
  • A number of RichEdit control fixes.
  • Beginning implementation of the old MSVCIRT C++ runtime.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.44 (May 29th, 2015)

  • More support for the COM interfaces of the RichEdit control.
  • Initial version of a SmartTee filter.
  • Some more support for the ARM64 platform.
  • Support for the null device kernel object.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.43 (May 15th, 2015)

  • Improved support for Shell Browser windows.
  • Some more API Sets libraries.
  • Read/write operations support with built-in devices.
  • Major Catalan translation update.
  • Support for WoW64 mode on ARM64.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.42 (May 1st, 2015)

  • Support for dynamic timezone information.
  • Initial desktop shell window support.
  • Some more Direct2D support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.42 (May 1st, 2015)

  • Support for dynamic timezone information.
  • Initial desktop shell window support.
  • Some more Direct2D support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.41 (April 17th, 2015)

  • More Known Folders supported in the shell.
  • Some more support for kernel job objects.
  • More MSI patches improvements.
  • Some theming fixes.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.40 (April 3rd, 2015)

  • Support for kernel job objects.
  • Various fixes to the ListView control.
  • Better support for OOB data in Windows Sockets.
  • Support for DIB images in the OLE data cache.
  • Improved support for MSI patches.
  • Some fixes for ACL file permissions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.39 (March 20th, 2015)

  • WinMM joystick support on Mac OS X.
  • Kerning support in DirectWrite.
  • Support for DirectX Media Objects filters.
  • Better support for animated GIFs in GdiPlus.
  • Improved support for Known Folders in Shell32.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.38 (March 6th, 2015)

  • New version of the Gecko engine based on Firefox 36.
  • Support for themed scrollbars.
  • Updated version of the Mono engine.
  • More compatible RPC interface for service control.
  • Support for X Drag & Drop version 5.
  • Threading fixes in IME support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.37 (February 20th, 2015)

  • Interface change notifications.
  • Support for the UTF-7 encoding.
  • A number of graphical fixes for themed controls.
  • Wininet now implemented on top of Win32 sockets.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.36 (February 7th, 2015)

  • Some preliminary 64-bit support for Mac OS X.
  • Support for configuring speakers in Winecfg.
  • Improved support for Mac OS X Trash folder.
  • Support for typographic features in DirectWrite.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.35 (January 23rd, 2015)

  • Beginnings of support for OpenGL core contexts.
  • Initial support for glyph placement in DirectWrite.
  • Some more WBEM objects.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.34 (January 9th, 2015)

  • Support for surround sound in DirectSound.
  • Better text run support in DirectWrite.
  • Many HTML engine fixes.
  • More support for WBEM objects.
  • A few more C/C++ runtime functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.33 (December 13th, 2014)

  • Support for copy/paste commands in MSHTML.
  • Some more font support in DirectWrite.
  • Better handling for loss of focus in Direct3D windows.
  • Several more API Sets DLLs.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.32 (November 28th, 2014)

  • New version of the Mono engine.
  • A few more functions implemented in MSHTML.
  • Improved support for restoring display mode.
  • Font metrics improvements in DirectWrite.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.31 (November 14th, 2014)

  • New version of the Gecko engine based on Firefox 34.
  • Support for the Visual Studio 2013 version of the C/C++ runtimes.
  • More font metrics support in DirectWrite.
  • Some more Direct2D work.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.30 (October 31st, 2014)

  • More support for fonts in DirectWrite.
  • Improved ATL thunk support.
  • A few more C runtime functions.
  • Regedit import/export fixes.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.29 (October 17th, 2014)

  • Support for shaping and BiDi mirroring in DirectWrite.
  • Some page fault handling fixes.
  • A few more C runtime functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.28 (October 3rd, 2014)

  • Support for conditional compilation in JavaScript.
  • Bidirectional text support in DirectWrite.
  • Stubs for DirectPlay Voice support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.27 (September 19th, 2014)

  • Some more work on Direct2D support.
  • Various improvements to RichEdit interfaces.
  • Initial support for ICMP version 6.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.26 (September 5th, 2014)

  • Still more DirectWrite functions.
  • Improvements to the common File Dialog.
  • A number of C runtime improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.25 (August 23rd, 2014)

  • Implementation of the packet capture library.
  • A few more DirectWrite functions.
  • Improvements in HTML table support.
  • More VBScript math functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.24 (August 8th, 2014)

  • Beginning of some DirectWrite classes implementation.
  • Initial wrapper dll for the packet capture library.
  • Some crypto improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.23 (July 27th, 2014)

  • Better support for files drag & drop.
  • Improvements to the HTTP cookie management.
  • Initial support for 64-bit Android builds.
  • Fixes to crypto certificates management.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.22 (July 12th, 2014)

  • Support for Unicode bracketing pairs.
  • Improved Internet cookie support.
  • OS X CoreAudio driver uses AUHAL instead of AudioQueue.
  • Initial support for geographical information.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.21 (June 28th, 2014)

  • Support for critical sections in the C runtime.
  • Unicode data updated to Unicode 7.0.
  • Support for interlaced PNG encoding.
  • Initial stub for the Packager library.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.20 (June 14th, 2014)

  • X11 drag & drop fixes.
  • A few more C/C++ runtime functions.
  • Fixes for various memory issues found by Valgrind.
  • Some OLE storage fixes.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.19 (May 16th, 2014)

  • New JSProxy DLL for automatic proxy configuration.
  • More OLE Accessible Object support.
  • Improvements to the XML writer.
  • Fixes for various memory issues found by Valgrind.
  • Initial headers for Direct2D support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.18 Dev (May 2nd, 2014)

  • Improved OLE Accessible Object support.
  • Window sizing improvements in the Mac driver.
  • Fixes for various memory issues found by Valgrind.
  • A few more MSHTML functions.
  • Some DirectDraw cleanups.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.17 Dev (April 23rd, 2014)

  • More implementations for the Task Scheduler.
  • C runtime made more compatible by sharing source files.
  • Fixes in the Mac OS X joystick support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.16 Dev (April 5th, 2014)

  • More regression test fixes.
  • String arrays better supported in the IDL compiler.
  • Initial stubs for DirectX Video Acceleration.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.15 Dev (March 22nd, 2014)

  • New Task Scheduler service.
  • Many regression test fixes.
  • Support for exception unwinding in VBScript.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.14 Dev (March 7th, 2014)

  • More Task Scheduler support.
  • Improvements for AVI encoding support.
  • More VisualBasic interfaces in MSXML.
  • Support for deflate content encoding in Wininet.
  • Some fixes for monochrome printers.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.13 (February 21st, 2014)

  • More Task Scheduler support.
  • A few more Direct3D 10 interfaces.
  • More Windows Media Player stubs.
  • ARM code generation improvements.
  • Better memory size reporting on Mac OS X.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.12 (February 7th, 2014)

  • Initial support for Window Media Player interfaces.
  • Some more Task Scheduler support.
  • Various C++ runtime fixes.
  • More dlls with ugly names for Windows 8 API set support.
  • Various bug fixes

New in version 1.7.11 (January 17th, 2014)

  • Uniscribe support in the RichEdit control.
  • Support for condition variables and Slim Reader/Writer locks.
  • More D3D command stream preparation work.
  • Optional Start Menu in desktop mode.
  • Improved support for vertical fonts metrics.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.6.2 (January 11th, 2014)

  • Color management support updated to liblcms version 2.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.10 (January 3rd, 2014)

  • Window maximization in the Mac driver.
  • AVI compressor implementation.
  • Thread local storage support in dynamically loaded libraries.
  • Beginnings of a Task Scheduler implementation.
  • Extended IPX protocol support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.9 (December 21st, 2013)

  • Improved window moving/resizing in the Mac driver.
  • Some DirectDraw palette fixes.
  • Reduced code duplication between C++ runtime versions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.8 (December 6th, 2013)

  • Updated version of the Mono package.
  • Improvements in the BITS service implementation.
  • Better data tables for Japanese vertical fonts support.
  • Improved backtraces on recent Mac OS X versions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.7 (November 22nd, 2013)

  • Support for configuring remote shares using Samba's NetAPI library.
  • Multiple keyboard layouts support in the Mac driver.
  • Improved embedding support through XEMBED.
  • Support for arrays in VBScript.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.6.1 (November 15th, 2013)

  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.6 (November 8th, 2013)

  • Rewrite of the BiDi algorithm for full Unicode 6.3 support.
  • Support for Video Mixing Renderer version 7.
  • Better handling of window resizes in the Mac driver.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.5 (October 25th, 2013)

  • Support for registration-free COM using activation contexts.
  • Improved support for simulated bold fonts.
  • Unicode data updated to Unicode 6.3.
  • Better support for typelib registration on 64-bit.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.4 (October 11th, 2013)

  • Support for Cocoa-style full-screen mode in the Mac driver.
  • More preparation work for the Direct3D command stream.
  • A number of Winsock improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.3 (September 27th, 2013)

  • New version of the Gecko engine based on Firefox 24.
  • Preparation work for the Direct3D command stream.
  • Window management fixes in the Mac driver.
  • Support for IPHLPAPI functions on Android.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.2 (September 13th, 2013)

  • Right-to-left text layout improvements.
  • NTLM and Negotiate authentication for RPC over HTTP.
  • More glyphs in the built-in Wingdings font.
  • Better system tray support in the Mac driver.
  • Activation context improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.1 (August 31st, 2013)

  • Support for keyed event objects.
  • Support for the "init once" synchronization mechanism.
  • Activation context support for DLLs, typelibs, and COM classes.
  • Support for loading 32-bit typelibs on 64-bit.
  • Various Mac driver fixes.
  • Some fixes for serial port devices.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.7.0 (August 3rd, 2013)

  • Support for vertical text in the Postscript driver.
  • Version 2 of liblcms used now instead of version 1.
  • Unicode data updated to Unicode 6.2.0.
  • Hyperlink controls supported in installers.
  • Improved support for XML attributes.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.6 RC5 (July 12th, 2013)

  • Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.

New in version 1.6 RC4 (June 29th, 2013)

  • Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.

New in version 1.6 RC3 (June 22nd, 2013)

  • Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.

New in version 1.6 RC2 (June 15th, 2013)

  • Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.

New in version 1.6 RC1 (June 8th, 2013)

  • New implementation of the typelib creation support.
  • GLSL-based support for fixed function vertex shaders.
  • Support for desktop launchers in virtual desktop mode.
  • Fixes for Japanese vertical text.
  • New Croatian translation.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.4.1 / 1.5.31 (May 25th, 2013)

  • New version of the Gecko engine based on Firefox 21.
  • Joystick force feedback support on Mac OS X.
  • Window management fixes in the Mac driver.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.30 (May 11th, 2013)

  • Mouse capture support in the Mac driver.
  • NTLM and Negotiate authentication in WinHTTP.
  • Support for proxy bypass in WinInet.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.29 (April 27th, 2013)

  • Input method support in the Mac driver.
  • Support for TLS 1.1 and 1.2 connections on Mac OS X.
  • JavaScript performance improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.28 (April 12th, 2013)

  • GnuTLS used for all secure connections, OpenSSL is no longer needed.
  • Mac driver enabled by default.
  • Built-in FixedSys fonts.
  • New icon for the joystick control panel.
  • Postscript driver improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.27 (March 30th, 2013)

  • System tray support in the Mac driver.
  • Various C runtime improvements.
  • Large icons for built-in applications.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.26 (March 15th, 2013)

  • OpenGL support in the Mac driver.
  • Clipboard and drag&drop support in the Mac driver.
  • Improvements to the URL cache.
  • Some fixes for ARM binaries.
  • SPARC platform no longer supported.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.25 (March 1st, 2013)

  • Proper cursor support in the Mac driver.
  • Fixes for right-to-left support in RichEdit.
  • Initial version of a Wingdings font.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.24 (February 16th, 2013)

  • Keyboard and mouse wheel support in the Mac driver.
  • Regular expression support in VB Script.
  • Many RichEdit code cleanups.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.23 (February 1st, 2013)

  • HTTPS support no longer dependent on OpenSSL.
  • Support for event handling in the Mac driver.
  • A functional Netstat built-in application.
  • A bunch of C++ runtime math functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.22 (January 19th, 2013)

  • New version of the Gecko engine.
  • Beginnings of the Mac graphics driver.
  • Support for ARM64 platforms.
  • Fixes for RTL text in Uniscribe.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.21 (January 5th, 2013)

  • Beginnings of a netstat built-in program.
  • Support for selecting resolution in the PostScript driver.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.20 (December 22nd, 2012)

  • A bunch of dlls with ugly names for API sets support.
  • More ATL functions implemented.
  • Still more C++ runtime functions.
  • Several text rendering fixes.
  • PostScript driver improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.19 (December 8th, 2012)

  • Performance improvements in the DIB engine.
  • More fleshed out XML-lite implementation.
  • Some more C++ runtime functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.17 (November 9th, 2012)

  • Sub-pixel font anti-aliasing in the DIB engine.
  • Support for automatic installation of ActiveX controls.
  • Automatic fallback to TLS 1.0 for secure connections.
  • Beginnings of the DirectWrite text analyzer.
  • Better handling of font outlines in OpenGL.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.16 (October 26th, 2012)

  • New version of the Mono package.
  • Many improvements to the CMD command-line parser.
  • More stream classes in the C++ runtime.
  • Support for managing services in WMI.
  • Improved CPU detection.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.15 (October 13th, 2012)

  • Full support for layered windows.
  • New version of the Gecko engine based on Firefox 16.
  • Support for broadcast sockets used by networked games.
  • Downloaded add-ons installers are now cached.
  • Support for persistent Internet cookies.
  • String optimizations in JavaScript.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.14 (September 29th, 2012)

  • Much better behavior of the URL cache.
  • Improved GIF image support.
  • More parser features in the shader compiler.
  • Optimizations in JavaScript.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.12 (August 31st, 2012)

  • Support for disabling individual joysticks.
  • Better support for D3DX9 constant tables.
  • Some XRandR improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.11 (August 18th, 2012)

  • Multi-channel support in the ALSA driver.
  • Removal of the big X11 lock.
  • Support for pair positioning adjustments in Uniscribe.
  • More I/O stream implementations in the C++ runtime.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.10 (August 1st, 2012)

  • New version of the Gecko engine based on Firefox 14.
  • Support for OpenGL in the DIB engine using libOSMesa.
  • Off-screen rendering is now the default in Direct3D.
  • Some more WMI infrastructure.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.9 (July 18th, 2012)

  • Support for GPOS font tables in Uniscribe.
  • Support for XRandr 1.2 and 1.3.
  • Parser improvements for the HLSL compiler.
  • More key exchange algorithms supported on Mac OS.
  • Relay tracing on ARM.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.8 (July 4th, 2012)

  • More stream functionality in the C++ runtime.
  • A number of Windows Codecs improvements.
  • More WBEM classes and properties.
  • Some HTML Help fixes.
  • Support for printing fake italic fonts.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.7 (June 23rd, 2012)

  • New version of the Gecko engine based on Firefox 13.
  • Dynamic device support with UDisks2.
  • More stream classes implemented in the C++ runtime.
  • Support for metadata in TIFF files.
  • Fleshed out WBEM implementation.
  • Improved support for printer paper sizes.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.4.1 (June 16th, 2012)

  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.6 (June 9th, 2012)

  • Automatic installation of the Mono add-on package.
  • Control panel applet for joysticks.
  • Device bitmap rendering now done through the DIB engine.
  • Support for video rendering through DirectX (VMR-9).
  • First steps towards a D3D shader compiler.
  • Build fixes for DragonFly BSD.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.5 (May 26th, 2012)

  • Support for installing Mono as a Wine add-on package.
  • Dithering of pattern brushes in the DIB engine.
  • Support for installing the .NET 4.0 runtime.
  • DDS files supported in D3DX9.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.4 (May 12th, 2012)

  • A new DirectSound resampler.
  • A Negotiate authentication provider.
  • OpenGL support in the DIB engine.
  • Beginnings of support for .NET mixed assemblies.
  • Support routines for Internationalized Domain Names.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.3 (April 28th, 2012)

  • Support for graphics bounds tracking.
  • A number of fixes to the builtin Internet Explorer.
  • Support for displaying ARM code in the Wine debugger.
  • Various DirectMusic improvements.
  • Better namespace support in MSXML.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.1 (March 31st, 2012)

  • Built-in JavaScript now preferred over Gecko in most cases.
  • Support for scalable font resources.
  • Fixes for audio and video playback.
  • Support for script decoding in JScript.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.5.0 (March 16th, 2012)

  • New version of the Gecko engine.
  • Partial support for using the Trash on Mac OS X.
  • Support for path gradients in GdiPlus.
  • Various MSXML improvements.
  • Fixes to 64-bit exception handling.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.4 (March 7th, 2012)

  • This release represents 20 months of development effort and over 16,000 individual changes. The main highlights are the new DIB graphics engine, a redesigned audio stack, and full support for bidirectional text and character shaping.
  • It also contains a lot of improvements across the board, as well as support for many new applications, notably Microsoft Office 2010. See the release notes below for a summary of the major changes.
  • This release is dedicated to the memory of Gé (Greg) van Geldorp, who passed away in May 2011. Greg single-handedly designed, built, and maintained the Wine Testbot, which has become a cornerstone of our development process. The high quality of this release owes a lot to his work. He is greatly missed by us all.

New in version 1.4 RC6 (March 3rd, 2012)

  • Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.

New in version 1.4 RC5 (February 25th, 2012)

  • Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.

New in version 1.4 RC4 (February 18th, 2012)

  • 9728 Image and icons corrupts in ShutterFly 2.2
  • 10872 World In Conflict silently exits on start
  • 13017 Photoshop CS2, info window - missing info.
  • 13359 Adobe Reader 8 plugin crashes on EULA in Firefox 3 [dogfood]
  • 13832 Circuitmaker schematic does not print to a printer
  • 14376 Duelpro's "Yu-gi-oh News" window unresponsive
  • 14648 SigmaPlot (9,10 and 11) y-axis title rotated and shifted
  • 15574 PhotoShop CS2: Photoshop Save As.. dialog ignores filename input on jpegs and names them ".jpg" (Workaround exists)
  • 15848 PokerTracker hangs on start up
  • 17345 So Blonde: Crashes when pick up some items
  • 17885 Focus frame too big in fable
  • 18436 Crash in winevdm for some 16-bit programs
  • 19691 Visual C++ 2005 Express: can't uninstall or reinstall
  • 19885 America's Army 3.0 fails to start
  • 20110 Visual C++ 2005 Express SP1 install fails
  • 21013 Table of contents is unusable in Wine's CHM viewer application
  • 21217 Menu item for "Visual C++ 2005 Express Command Prompt" busted
  • 21326 "Sticky" right click in MS Paint
  • 21719 Cannot install Adobe Photoshop CS2 due to msi_cabextract failure
  • 22996 Altium Designer print preview displays inverted text in schematic views
  • 24204 wine notepad crashes: BadLength (poly request too large or internal Xlib length error)
  • 24583 Visual Studio 2008 (VC9) installer crashes
  • 24751 Santa Clause in Trouble does not start
  • 26697 F-22 Raptor freezes when loading a mission
  • 27246 Control panel items description truncated
  • 27355 SumatraPDF 1.6: tooltips leave black rectangles when disappearing
  • 27381 Fallout New Vegas hangs by save - backtrace
  • 27402 Clifford's Thinking Adventures: mouse pointer goes wacky or disappears entirely
  • 27750 No dynamic shadows with pixel shaders enabled in Tomb Raider: Anniversary
  • 28388 winmm/midi.ok deadlocks and crashes occasionally?
  • 28413 Sound play in games and programs causes brief "pauses"
  • 28638 Magic the Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012: Sound only works in Emulated mode
  • 28706 Test Drive Unlimited: No ingame sound
  • 28914 Crimzon Clover 1.01 shows only black screen
  • 29035 winmm player deadlocks after failing to launch a concurrent one
  • 29382 Internet Explorer 8's developer tools window hangs after changing document mode
  • 29488 BurnPlot sporadically fails to start with an X error (invalid Window parameter)
  • 29584 World of Warcraft 64bit client hangs at world load
  • 29667 Dragon Age: Origins DVD authenticity checks fail (DVD_LAYER_DESCRIPTOR big endian values need to be converted host endianness before being returned to caller)
  • 29686 ElsterFormular's setup wants at least MSI installer version 3.1 on x86_64
  • 29704 Team Fortress 2 - total black screen when displaying Jarate effect
  • 29722 win3.x app fail to display the printer settings dialog
  • 29800 Gangsters 2 Demo (German): No aperture effect in the main menu
  • 29828 Trackbar control doesn't show tick marks when TBS_AUTOTICKS is used
  • 29839 ALSA driver cannot enumerate software (slave) devices from .asoundrc
  • 29855 Bomb Squad 2 display wrong
  • 29879 Wine's help viewer crashes on a particular CHM file
  • 29886 Microsoft Visual Studio 2005: "attach to process" crashes IDE (marshalling/unmarshalling of GUID struct -> VT_CARRAY type)
  • 29887 FarCry 1.4 crashed while use mouse wheel
  • 29898 IE6's back/forward buttons show the history dropdown menu - real dropdown arrows missing

New in version 1.4 RC2 (February 3rd, 2012)

  • Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.

New in version 1.3.37 (January 16th, 2012)

  • Completion of the DIB engine.
  • Improvements to the C++ runtime.
  • A number of fixes in the audio drivers.
  • Unnecessary Direct3D options removed from WineCfg.
  • Some fixes to the built-in Internet Explorer.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.36 (January 1st, 2012)

  • UDisks backend for the dynamic device support.
  • Polygons and geometric pens implemented in the DIB engine.
  • JScript now compiles entire functions.
  • Improved support for vertical fonts.
  • A few more scripts in UniScribe.
  • A bunch of ctype functions implemented in MSVCP.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.35 (December 19th, 2011)

  • Triangular gradients and cosmetic wide pens support in the DIB engine.
  • All Wine dialogs can now be translated through po files.
  • Many more scripts added to UniScribe.
  • JScript using bytecode throughout now.
  • Several MSXML improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.34 (December 3rd, 2011)

  • Bytecode support in JavaScript.
  • Support for gradients in the DIB engine.
  • A number of Uniscribe improvements.
  • Fixes for DirectDraw mode switching.
  • A few more MSVC runtime functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.33 (November 19th, 2011)

  • Support for text output in the DIB engine.
  • Improved support for HTTP proxies.
  • New version of the Gecko engine.
  • A number of cursor fixes.
  • Some fixes in bidirectional text layout.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.32 (November 6th, 2011)

  • BiDi text support in the multi-line edit control.
  • Support for pattern brushes in the DIB engine.
  • A number of MSXML fixes.
  • Improvements to the PostScript driver.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.31 (October 24th, 2011)

  • BiDi text support in the single-line edit control.
  • Support for StretchDIBits and AlphaBlend in the DIB engine.
  • A number of audio fixes.
  • VBScript improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.30 (October 11th, 2011)

  • DirectSound reimplemented on top of MMDevAPI.
  • Support for StretchBlt in the DIB engine.
  • User interface improvements in HTML help.
  • Some MSXML fixes.
  • Performance improvements in cmd.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.29 (September 26th, 2011)

  • Extensive support for VBScript.
  • Various improvements to the calendar common control.
  • A number of XRender fixes and optimizations.
  • Several new functions in the MSVCP runtime.
  • A number of audio fixes.
  • DirectDraw cleanups.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.27 (August 29th, 2011)

  • Support for multisampling in Direct3D.
  • New version of the Gecko engine.
  • Improvements to the network proxy handling.
  • Better write support in MSXML.
  • Side-by-side manifests for built-in libraries.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.25 (July 25th, 2011)

  • Rewrite of the audio support, using the Win7 architecture.
  • Old-style sound drivers for Jack, NAS and ESD are removed.
  • Graphics driver architecture changes for the DIB engine.
  • Improved handling of the shell recycle bin.
  • Better joystick support in DirectInput.
  • Initial stub for VBScript support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.23 (June 25th, 2011)

  • Support for stubless COM proxies on x86-64.
  • Builtin dxdiag now outputs real information.
  • Monochrome bitmap format in the DIB engine.
  • Beginnings of a true shell Explorer builtin.
  • A number of new D3DX9 functions.
  • More support for Indic text shaping.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.21 (May 30th, 2011)

  • Support for installation rollbacks in MSI.
  • 8- and 16-bit bitmap formats in the DIB engine.
  • Fixes in the XInput2 mouse support.
  • Better support for text shaping in Uniscribe.
  • Improvements to the Item common dialog.
  • More MSVC runtime functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.20 (May 16th, 2011)

  • 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.

New in version 1.3.19 (April 30th, 2011)

  • New sound driver architecture for MMDevAPI.
  • Better support for relative mouse events in DInput.
  • Debugger support for the ARM platform.
  • Various improvements in D3DX9.
  • More MSVC runtime functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.18 (April 20th, 2011)

  • Support for mouse pointer clipping.
  • Raw mouse events support using XInput2.
  • First steps of a DIB engine implementation.
  • More properties supported in DXDiag.
  • New security tab in the Internet control panel.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.17 (April 4th, 2011)

  • Implementation of the new Vista file dialogs.
  • Initial support for patching in MSI installers.
  • Improvements to the calendar control.
  • A few fixes for file associations.
  • Menus cleaned up in built-in applications.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.16 (March 21st, 2011)

  • New version of the Gecko engine, based on Firefox 4.
  • Better support for Dwarf debugging information.
  • Improved handling of animated cursors.
  • GnuTLS no longer required on Mac OS X.
  • Improvements to the GDI driver infrastructure.
  • A number of MSI fixes for the .NET installers.
  • Several GdiPlus improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.15 (March 7th, 2011)

  • Support for changing network passwords.
  • Reflection support in shader compiler.
  • Tests no longer attempt to cope with Win9x behavior.
  • A number of MSHTML and MSXML improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.14 (February 21st, 2011)

  • Many cleanups to address Valgrind and Clang warnings.
  • Support for creating compressed cabinet files.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.13 (February 7th, 2011)

  • Tools for creating MSI installers.
  • Clipboard improvements.
  • Support for po files in the message compiler.
  • Improvements to the Wine debugger.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.12 (January 24th, 2011)

  • Support for multiple icon sizes in winemenubuilder.
  • Improvements to the help browser.
  • Initial stab at DOSBox integration.
  • Various MSI fixes.
  • Some fixes to the Wine debugger.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.11 (January 10th, 2011)

  • PO files now used for translations.
  • Various JavaScript improvements.
  • Some fixes to the Wine debugger.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.10 (December 27th, 2010)

  • Support for notification balloons in system tray.
  • Obsolete AudioIO sound driver removed.
  • More work on ActiveX support.
  • Various MSI fixes.
  • Preloader now used for 64-bit too.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.9 (December 13th, 2010)

  • Beginnings of support for ActiveX in built-in browser.
  • Icons on Internet shortcut menu entries.
  • Standardization of code implementing COM interfaces.
  • New scheme for auto-generated DLL registrations.
  • OpenCL library wrapper.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.2.2 (December 4th, 2010)

  • Alexandre Julliard: Updated the authors list.
  • Marcus Meissner: winex11.drv: Do not include XFORM.eDx and eDy into...
  • Luca Bennati: cmd: Fix Italian translation.
  • Luca Bennati: xcopy: Fix Italian translation.
  • Austin English: appwiz.cpl: Fix Italian translation.
  • Cheer Xiao: notepad: Update Simplified Chinese translation.
  • Cheer Xiao: wordpad: Update Simplified Chinese translation.
  • Cheer Xiao: winhlp32: Update Simplified Chinese translation.
  • Cheer Xiao: wineconsole: Update Simplified Chinese translation.
  • Cheer Xiao: winebot: Update Simplified Chinese translation.
  • Cheer Xiao: taskmgr: Update Simplified Chinese translation.
  • Cheer Xiao: oleview: Update Simplified Chinese translation.
  • Cheer Xiao: comdlg32: Update Simplified Chinese translation.
  • Paul Vriens: comctl32: Update Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translations.
  • Paul Vriens: appwiz.cpl: Update Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) transla...
  • Paul Vriens: user32: Update Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translations.
  • Paul Vriens: msi: Update Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translations.
  • Paul Vriens: shlwapi: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: msvfw32: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: msvidc32: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: oleaut32: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: sane.ds: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: serialui: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: msrle32: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: msacm32: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: mpr: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: mapi32: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: winedbg: Add the Serbian (Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: winedbg: Update Serbian (Latin) translations.
  • Paul Vriens: setupapi: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: localui: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: iccvid: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: xcopy: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: localspl: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: oledlg: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: wininet: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: shdoclc: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: gphoto2.ds: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) transl...
  • Paul Vriens: devenum: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: cryptdlg: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: hhctrl.ocx: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) transl...
  • Paul Vriens: oleacc: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: credui: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: wldap32: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: write: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Anders Jonsson: taskmgr: Update Swedish translation.
  • Anders Jonsson: cryptui: Fix typo in Swedish translation.
  • Anders Jonsson: kernel32: Add Swedish translation.
  • Anders Jonsson: progman: Fix typos in Swedish translation.
  • Amine Khaldi: comdlg32: Fix translations.
  • Paul Vriens: winspool.drv: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic)...
  • Paul Vriens: comdlg32: Add the Serbian (Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: browseui: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: avifil32: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Paul Vriens: wineboot: Add the Serbian Cyrillic and fix the Latin...
  • Paul Vriens: uninstaller: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) trans...
  • Paul Vriens: notepad: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Davide Pizzetti: net: Italian translation update.
  • Anders Jonsson: net: Add Swedish translation.
  • Paul Vriens: clock: Add the Serbian (Latin and Cyrillic) translation.
  • Hwang YunSong: winhlp32: Update Korean resource.
  • Hwang YunSong: taskmgr: Update Korean resource.
  • Anders Jonsson: crypt32: Update Swedish translation.
  • Akihiro Sagawa: cryptui: Update Japanese translation.
  • Trygve Vea: oleaut32: Updated Norwegian translation.
  • Trygve Vea: oledlg: Updated Norwegian translation.
  • Trygve Vea: wineconsole: Updated Norwegian translation.
  • Trygve Vea: msi: Updated Norwegian translation.
  • Trygve Vea: wineps.drv: Updated Norwegian translation.
  • Trygve Vea: wineboot: Updated Norwegian translation.
  • Trygve Vea: user32: Updated Norwegian translation.
  • Trygve Vea: cryptdlg: Updated Norwegian translation.
  • Trygve Vea: crypt32: Updated Norwegian translation.
  • Akihiro Sagawa: crypt32: Add Japanese translation.
  • Akihiro Sagawa: cryptui: Add Japanese translation.
  • Anders Jonsson: cryptdlg: Add Swedish translation.
  • Yaron Shahrabani: kernel32: heb.nls: Made some corrections.
  • Hwang YunSong: kernel32: Update Korean resource.
  • Amine Khaldi: xcopy: Fix translations.
  • André Hentschel: cryptui: Fix German translation.
  • André Hentschel: crypt32: Fix German translation.
  • Luca Bennati: mpr: Update Italian translation.
  • Luca Bennati: winmm: Update Italian translation.
  • Lauri Kenttä: shlwapi: Update Finnish translation.
  • Luca Bennati: shlwapi: Update Italian translation.
  • Luca Bennati: cryptui: Update Italian translation.
  • Luca Bennati: cryptui: Update Italian translation.
  • Hwang YunSong: shlwapi: Update Korean resource.
  • Amine Khaldi: shlwapi: Fix translations.
  • Anders Jonsson: winmm: Add Swedish translation.
  • Amine Khaldi: mpr: Fix translations.
  • Hwang YunSong: winmm: Update Korean resource.
  • Anders Jonsson: winmm: Fix typo in English, Slovak resources.
  • Anders Jonsson: cryptui: Fix typos in English resources.
  • Francois Gouget: configure: Load wine lower in memory on FreeBSD to...
  • André Hentschel: widl: Fix for typelib generation when unaligned access...
  • Hans Leidekker: ntdll: Add a stub implementation of FSCTL_GET_RETRIEVAL...
  • Austin English: tools: Fix install-dev target.
  • Austin English: winegcc: Symlink winegcc manpage to winecpp.

New in version 1.3.8 (November 29th, 2010)

  • Icons in the "open with" menus.
  • Man pages for all installed binaries.
  • Support for schemas in MSXML.
  • Many installer fixes.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.7 (November 15th, 2010)

  • Improved system tray support.
  • Better support for installers with assemblies.
  • Many of the msvcrt "secure" functions implemented.
  • A lot of fixes to the GStreamer support.
  • Many MSXML improvements.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.5 (October 16th, 2010)

  • Support for animated cursors.
  • Printing directly through CUPS instead of lpr.
  • Installer fixes for Office 2010.
  • Many MSXML3 improvements.
  • Improved Shader Model 4 support.
  • Proper icons in built-in Internet Explorer.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.2.1 (October 11th, 2010)

  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.4 (October 4th, 2010)

  • Support for right-to-left mirrored windows.
  • Winelib now supports the ARM platform.
  • New taskkill.exe built-in application.
  • Inetcpl control panel fleshed out.
  • AcceptEx is implemented now.
  • Improved security checks for SSL connections.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.3 (September 20th, 2010)

  • Improved support for right-to-left text.
  • Support for CMYK JPEG images.
  • Beginnings of a Game Explorer implementation.
  • Improved 64-bit support in MSI.
  • Stub inetcpl control panel applet.
  • A number of fixes to crypto support.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.2 (September 3rd, 2010)

  • Update of the Gecko engine, now including a 64-bit version.
  • New implementation of console support on Unix terminals.
  • Many new functions in the C runtime dlls.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.1 (August 21st, 2010)

  • Support for drag & drop between X11 and OLE.
  • New ipconfig.exe builtin tool.
  • Support for favorites in builtin Internet Explorer.
  • Beginnings of a shell Explorer control.
  • A number of DirectDraw code cleanups.
  • Improvements to the calendar control.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.3.0 (July 30th, 2010)

  • Beginnings of a user interface for the builtin Internet Explorer.
  • Support for cross-process OLE drag & drop.
  • New builtin wscript.exe (Windows Script Host) program.
  • Open/save dialogs remember the last used directory.
  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.2 (July 16th, 2010)

  • This release represents two years of development effort and over 23,000 changes. The main highlights are the support for 64-bit applications, and the new graphics based on the Tango standard.
  • It also contains a lot of improvements across the board, and over 3,000 bug fixes. See the release notes below for a summary of the major changes.

New in version 1.2 RC7 (July 9th, 2010)

  • Translation updates.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.2 RC6 (July 2nd, 2010)

  • Many translation updates.
  • A lot of bug fixes.

New in version 1.2 RC5 (June 25th, 2010)

  • Many translation updates.
  • A lot of bug fixes.

New in version 1.2 RC4 (June 19th, 2010)

  • Many translation updates.
  • A lot of bug fixes.

New in version 1.2 RC3 (June 12th, 2010)

  • Many translation updates.
  • A lot of bug fixes.

New in version 1.2 RC2 (May 30th, 2010)

  • There are no new features in this release, only bug fixes, since we are in code freeze. If you find a new feature that's a bug.

New in version 1.2 RC1 (May 22nd, 2010)

  • Many new toolbar icons.
  • Support for alpha blending in image lists.
  • Much more complete shader assembler.
  • Support for Arabic font shaping and joining.
  • A number of fixes for video rendering.
  • Font antialiasing configuration through fontconfig.
  • Improved handling of desktop link files.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.44 (May 10th, 2010)

  • Many more new icons.
  • Support for 32-bit prefixes with a 64-bit Wine.
  • Many additional msvcr80/90 functions.
  • Improvements to Bidi handling.
  • More complete mmdevapi (Win7 audio) support.
  • Improved handling of MSI patches.
  • A number of fixes for desktop menus.
  • Optimizations in OLE storage.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.43 (May 10th, 2010)

  • A number of new icons.
  • Improved support for alpha channel in bitmaps.
  • Many Direct3D fixes and optimizations.
  • More complete msvcr80/90 implementations.
  • A wide range of 64-bit fixes.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.42 (April 3rd, 2010)

  • Support for shared 32/64-bit setups.
  • Dwarf debug info support for better backtraces.
  • More standard actions supported in MSI.
  • Support for TIFF image format in WinCodecs.
  • A number of Direct3D improvements.
  • Shell fixes for better Internet Explorer support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.41 (March 20th, 2010)

  • A wide range of Direct3D improvements.
  • Support for SHA-256, SHA-384, and SHA-512 algorithms.
  • A number of MSHTML fixes.
  • Support for mp3 decoding on Mac OS X.
  • Various widl improvements.
  • More typelib fixes.
  • OLE storage improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.40 (March 6th, 2010)

  • Support for Wow64 registry redirection.
  • Increased coverage of MSI standard actions.
  • Various Wordpad improvements.
  • Many shell fixes for better IE support.
  • Improved support for typelibs.
  • Better GL card detection.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.39 (February 19th, 2010)

  • Support for registry symbolic links.
  • Many MSI fixes.
  • Build process improvements.
  • MSXML cleanups and fixes.
  • A number of MSHTML improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.38 (February 6th, 2010)

  • Better support for memory allocations debugging.
  • Improved MIDI support.
  • A wide range of Direct3D fixes.
  • OLEDB fixes (should fix Clipart in Office).
  • Improved debugger support on x86-64.
  • Many MSI fixes.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.37 (January 22nd, 2010)

  • A number of fixes in AVI file support.
  • Several MSXML improvements.
  • A few MSI fixes.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.35 (December 19th, 2009)

  • Support for OLE transacted storage.
  • Better certificate checking on secure connections.
  • More progress on the 16-bit separation.
  • Left 4 Dead 2 DRM really supported now.
  • MSI performance improvements.
  • 64-bit fixes in debugger support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.34 (December 5th, 2009)

  • Many fixes for crypto certificates support.
  • A lot of MSHTML improvements.
  • Various fixes to support the Left 4 Dead 2 DRM.
  • A number of OLE marshalling fixes.
  • More Listview improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.32 (October 24th, 2009)

  • Many crypto fixes, particularly on 64-bit.
  • Improved DVD access on Mac OS.
  • Several common controls improvements.
  • Various HTML support improvements.
  • More DIB optimizations.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.31 (October 10th, 2009)

  • Vastly improved monthcal control.
  • Performance improvements for DIB sections.
  • Several sound driver fixes.
  • Beginning of ActiveX support in JScript.
  • More Direct3D 10 work.
  • More 16-bit dlls split off to separate modules.
  • Support for attachments in MAPI.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.30 (September 25th, 2009)

  • Support for OpenAL.
  • Many improvements in HTML and JavaScript support.
  • Many common controls fixes and improvements.
  • More Direct3D 10 work.
  • Better MAPI support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.28 (August 23rd, 2009)

  • Support for IRDA protocol.
  • Faster initial wineprefix creation.
  • Axis remapping with evdev joysticks.
  • More image formats in WindowsCodecs.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.27 (August 7th, 2009)

  • New version of the Gecko engine.
  • New GSM 06.10 codec support.
  • Improved support for the disk volume APIs.
  • Support for XShm pixmaps for better performance.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.26 (July 18th, 2009)

  • Still more translation updates.
  • Faster bitmap stretching using XRender.
  • Proxy support in WinHTTP.
  • Many more JScript functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.25 (July 4th, 2009)

  • A ton of translation updates.
  • Support for various Unicode file encodings in Notepad.
  • Improved memory management, especially for OpenGL.
  • Desktop menus now cleaned up automatically.
  • Beginnings of a windowscodecs DLL implementation.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.24 (June 20th, 2009)

  • Support for freedesktop file associations.
  • Support for exception handling on 64-bit.
  • Improved ARB shaders.
  • Fixes for the FBO mode.
  • Many listview improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.23 (June 5th, 2009)

  • Support for registering MIME types with the Linux desktop.
  • FBO mode is now the default for Direct3D.
  • Support for COM proxy delegation.
  • Improved support for the Mingw cross-compile.
  • Proper fullscreen mode for the virtual desktop.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.22 (May 22nd, 2009)

  • More improvements to OLE copy/paste.
  • Beginnings of x86_64 exception handling.
  • Direct3D locking fixes.
  • ARB shaders improvements.
  • Better OpenGL pixel format support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.21 (May 9th, 2009)

  • Beginnings of shader model 4 support.
  • Support for copying/pasting images from X11 applications.
  • A number of GDIPlus improvements.
  • Various listview fixes.
  • 64-bit support in winemaker.
  • Support for building on Mac OS X Snow Leopard.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.20 (April 24th, 2009)

  • Show a dialog on application crashes.
  • Much improved OLE copy/paste support.
  • Various listview improvements.
  • More Direct3D code cleanups.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.19 (April 10th, 2009)

  • Support for Visual C++ project files in winemaker.
  • Improvements to the Esound driver.
  • Many Direct3D code cleanups.
  • Fixes to OLE clipboard handling.
  • OpenBSD compilation fixed.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.17 (March 13th, 2009)

  • Joystick support on Mac OS X.
  • Implementation of iphlpapi on Solaris.
  • A number of 64-bit improvements.
  • Obsolete LinuxThreads support has been removed.
  • Many fixes to the regression tests on Windows.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.16 (February 28th, 2009)

  • Improved SANE scanner support.
  • Support for digital CD audio playback.
  • Improved cookies management in Wininet.
  • Support for building stand-alone 16-bit modules.
  • Many fixes to the regression tests on Windows.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.15 (February 13th, 2009)

  • Gecko engine update.
  • Better region support in GdiPlus.
  • Support for cross-compilation in winegcc.
  • Beginnings of MS Text Framework support.
  • Many fixes to the regression tests on Windows.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.14 (January 30th, 2009)

  • Various bug fixes for Internet Explorer 7.
  • Many crypt32 improvements, including new export wizard.
  • Better support for windowless Richedit.
  • Improvements to the print dialog.
  • Many fixes to the regression tests on Windows.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.13 (January 17th, 2009)

  • Freedesktop.org-compliant startup notifications.
  • Many fixes for 64-bit application support.
  • Improved graphics support in Internet Explorer.
  • Various Richedit improvements.
  • Better certificate manager dialog.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.12 (January 2nd, 2009)

  • Some simple 64-bit apps should now run.
  • Support for subpixel font rendering.
  • 64-bit code generation in the IDL compiler.
  • New version of the Gecko engine.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.11 (December 20th, 2008)

  • Numerous fixes for IE7 support.
  • Support for 64-bit cross-compile using Mingw64.
  • User interface support for crypto certificates.
  • Better support for MSI installation patches.
  • Various Direct3D optimizations.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.10 (December 5th, 2008)

  • Support for virtual memory write watches.
  • Workarounds for the WINAPI compiler bug on Mac OS.
  • Several fixes for the 64-bit build.
  • Some more GdiPlus functions.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.9 (November 21st, 2008)

  • A large number of regression test fixes.
  • Performance improvements in memory management.
  • Improved POP3 support in inetcomm.
  • Initial implementation of the XInput DLL.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.8 (November 7th, 2008)

  • Substantial parts of inetcomm implemented (for Outlook).
  • Still better crypt32 support.
  • Memory management improvements.
  • Theming support for buttons.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.7 (October 24th, 2008)

  • Improved device management for DOS drives.
  • Many Richedit fixes.
  • Various installer fixes, particularly for IE 7.
  • First steps of Direct3D 10 implementation.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.0.1 (October 18th, 2008)

  • This is a maintenance release from the 1.0 stable branch. It contains only translation updates and small bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.6 (October 11th, 2008)

  • Beginnings of schannel implementation using GnuTLS.
  • Many fixes from various code analysis tools.
  • Support for X11 desktop work area.
  • Fixes for Richedit tables.
  • More complete JavaScript support.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.5 (September 21st, 2008)

  • Substantial JavaScript implementation.
  • Partial support for layered windows.
  • Support for Unicode file export in Regedit.
  • Proper exception handling in widl-generated code.
  • Asynchronous requests and cookies support in WinHTTP.
  • Various bug fixes.

New in version 1.1.4 (September 6th, 2008)

  • Substantial chunks of WinHTTP are implemented.
  • More JavaScript support.
  • Beginnings of shell AppBar implementation.
  • Several fixes for Google Chrome support.
  • Chinese translations.
  • Various bug fixes.