Software Update: Wine 1.9.7




There is version 1.9.7 released a new development build of Wine. Wine is an open source implementation of the Windows API and makes it possible to run DOS and Windows programs on Linux, FreeBSD and Solaris. A large group of developers contributes to Wine and it was decided to bring out a new so-called development releases every two weeks instead of waiting for a number of new features is done. Several times a year, a stable release. The database with applications that work under Wine, whether or not with the aid of small modifications, contains at the time of writing 23,245 titles. Below you’ll find what’s changed and improved in this release.

What’s new in this release:

More work towards the WineD3D command stream.
More support for Shader Model 5 shaders.
C ++ exception handling on x86-64.
Support for Windows-style static import libraries.
Performance fixes in the XML writer.

Bugs fixed in 1.9.7 (total 42):

10063 wine console run failover on Korean locale.
10156 oleidl.h HAS OLECONTF_ONLYUSER misspelled
12400 Display problems in Indiana Jones and the Emperor’s Tomb with vertex shader enabled
15537 Game “PURE” shows black screen
19081 Force closing winhlp32 without a file loaded pops up an error dialog (AppInstall)
19171 PowerPoint Viewer 2003 & 2007 show weird characters (AppInstall)
19538 Microsoft Publisher 2007 and 2010 Crash When opening documents / templates (TSF manager ITextStoreACPSink must support QI with ‘IID_ITextStoreACPServices)
19585 Water is red in Settlers: Heritage of Kings Demo
20695 Can not scroll documents being Compared to WinMerge
26767 U-huh Tyrell, Uhbik and ACE VST plugins: GUI Knob bug (image files files not being correctly Sorted)
26942 CSPRO 4 editing: context menu on grid header not working properly
26978 tokenadmin.exe Crash: unimplemented function winscard.dll.SCardListReadersA
28172 Civilization II crashes on startup
29319 Internet Explorer 8 fails to start an InPrivate Browsing session
29979 ElsterFormular crashes When trying to print already sent income tax return
30488 IE8 shows corrupted previews on the quick tabs screen
31393 Nvidia Force antialiasing no longer works
32347 Alien8 and Head Over Heels crash When window is moved partly off-screen
35092 Multiple 64-bit applications need __CxxFrameHandler implementation (Ableton Live 9.1, Adobe Cloud Apps)
35711 Winelib: compile error in wincon.h if NOGDI is defined before #include
36136 oleaut32 / tests / vartest.c test shows a couple leaks with valgrind
36297 valgrind shows uninitialized memory in MSXML3 / tests / domdoc.c
36383 valgrind shows several at uninitialized values ​​in ddraw_CreateSurface () in ddraw / tests / dsurface.c
36748 valgrind shows two possible leaks in d3drm / tests / d3drm.c
38347 Canon PIXMA MP495 driver setup needs setupapi.dll.SetupDiSetDeviceInstallParamsW
38670 advapi32 / registry testing shows several at uninitialized values
38971 Allied Telesis Smart Switch Management Utility v1.0.0.7 crashes on unimplemented functions mgmtapi.dll.SnmpMgrTrapListen
39215 Nvidia GeForce GTX960M detected as GTX470
39435 The 64 bit MSHTML: xmlhttprequest fails on Windows 8/10
39667 DINPUT: MotoGP 3 demo launcher crashes on leaving key configuration dialog.
39681 unimplemented function crypt32.dll.CryptMsgVerifyCountersignatureEncoded
39786 GoodSync crashes, needs oleaut32.OleLoadPictureFile
40048 Camtasia Studio 8: crashes on unimplemented functions dwmapi.dll.DwmSetPresentParameters
40081 CLM Explorer needs fontsub.dll.CreateFontPackage
40113 MSHTML: xmlhttprequest regression
40135 msvcirt.c: 1386: 5: warning: comparison of unsigned expression


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