World Wine News Issue 367

WWN Issue 367 was released today.

GPU decoding
AppDB/Bugzilla Status Changes

Wine 1.7.16 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.16 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

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

The source i…

World Wine News Issue 366

WWN Issue 366 was released today.

Google Summer of Code 2014
Recent News Queue empty
WineCE
Bad Patents
CL wrappers
AppDB/Bugzilla Status Changes

Wine 1.7.15 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.15 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

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

The source is available now.
Binary p…

World Wine News Issue 365

WWN Issue 365 was released today.

Google Summer of Code 2014
Valve released ToGL
Fixing long-standing test failures
WineTestBot
AppDB/Bugzilla Status Changes

Wine 1.7.14 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.14 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

More Task Scheduler support.
Improvements for AVI encoding support.
More VisualBasic interfaces in MSXML.
Support for deflate content encoding in Wininet.
S…

World Wine News Issue 364

WWN Issue 364 was released today.

Wine on Chrome OS
Wine64 on Mac OS X
FOSDEM 2014
Google Summer of Code 2014
Wine Shirts
Winetricks updates
AppDB/Bugzilla Status Changes

Wine 1.7.13 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.13 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

More Task Scheduler support.
A few more Direct3D 10 interfaces.
More Windows Media Player stubs.
ARM code generation improvements.
Better memory size report…

World Wine News Issue 363

WWN Issue 363 was released today.

WWN revived?
Wine at LinuxTag in Berlin
FOSDEM 2014
AppDB/Bugzilla Status Changes

Wine 1.7.12 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.12 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

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 s…

Pipelight Brings Widevine Support For Linux Web Browsers

Pipelight, a project that allows you to install Silverlight to any Linux browser that supports the Netscape Plugin API (Firefox, Chrome, Midori), allowing you to use video streaming websites such as Neflix, has been updated yesterday, getting Widevine support and Linux windowless mode.For those not familiar with Pipelight, this is a WINE browser plugin that […]

Wine 1.7.11 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.11 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

Uniscribe support in the RichEdit control.
Support for condition variables and Slim Reader/Writer locks.
More D3D command stream preparation work.
Optional St…

Wine 1.6.2 Released

The Wine maintenance release 1.6.2 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

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

The source is available now.
Binary packages are in the process of being built, and will…

Wine 1.7.10 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.10 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

Window maximization in the Mac driver.
AVI compressor implementation.
Thread local storage support in dynamically loaded libraries.
Beginnings of a Task Sched…

Wine 1.7.9 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.9 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

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

Th…

Wine 1.7.8 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.8 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

Updated version of the Mono package.
Improvements in the BITS service implementation.
Better data tables for Japanese vertical fonts support.
Improved backtrac…

Wine 1.7.7 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.7 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

Support for configuring remote shares using Samba’s NetAPI library.
Multiple keyboard layouts support in the Mac driver.
Improved embedding support through XEMBE…

Wine 1.6.1 Released

The Wine maintenance release 1.6.1 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

Translation updates.
Various bug fixes.

The source is available now.
Binary packages are in the process of being built, and will appear soon at their respective d…

Wine 1.7.6 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.6 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

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.
V…

Wine 1.7.5 Released

The Wine development release 1.7.5 is now available.
What’s new in this release:

Support for registration-free COM using activation contexts.
Improved support for simulated bold fonts.
Unicode data updated to Unicode 6.3.
Better support for…