What's new in this release (see below for details):
- Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.
The source is available from the following locations: http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/wine/wine-1.6-rc4.tar.bz2 http://mirrors.ibiblio.org/wine/source/1.6/wine-1.6-rc4.tar.bz2
Binary packages for various distributions will be available from: http://www.winehq.org/download
You will find documentation on http://www.winehq.org/documentation
You can also get the current source directly from the git
repository. Check http://www.winehq.org/git
Wine is available thanks to the work of many people. See the file
AUTHORS in the distribution for the complete list.
Bugs fixed in 1.6-rc4 (total 38):
7597 No sound with OSS driver in C&C3
11224 Throw In (Blitz Basic game) has a memory access violation
11675 Flatout 2 demo, Battlefield 2 demo, many others need native d3dx9_36.D3DXCreateEffect*
12771 Multiple graphic problems in "The Witcher"
13314 Winevdm displays a window when running Civilization I
13662 dogfood: xchat-2.6.2 is very slow, while updating the window
14318 Michisoft Reader Studio v1.5a fails to produce LIT file from HTML
16325 incorrect font rendering for CJK programs
16784 Babylon 7: Trial mode expires after installation
18930 IDA Pro: Failing to allocate an enormous image
20769 crash when exiting Microsoft Flight Simulator 98
20771 the menu bar doesn't work in M. Flight Simulator 98
21103 Presentation 14.2 (Neurobehavioral Systems): crashes when displaying video output
21827 Photoshop 7, Slider disapear
22291 DC++ hangs on exit
23504 Subpixel Font rendering wrong for font MS Sans Serif
23687 err:seh:setup_exception_record stack overflow when start Proteus7 Ares
23945 Textures are not properly rendered in Deus-Ex:Invisible War
24230 "Psalmen - Lieder des Lebens" crashes when clicking Next in settings pane
24796 DIY Kyoto's Holmes fails to start
25125 Can only print to the default CUPS printer from Visio 5 Professional
25605 The Settlers 3: Save as bitmap crashes world editor
26646 Worms Reloaded: sound choppy without hardware sound = emulation
27658 3dvia plugin installer crashes
28495 Runes of Magic: sometimes mouse cursor freezes
29897 Lord Of the Rings Online Slow/Freezes
29959 Zed: 3D Preview window is blank or doesn't open.
30578 Disassembly not in fixed-width font in IDA Pro 6.2 demo
30897 Europa Universalis III demo crashes while 'Loading Map-Sprites...' without native d3dxof
31729 cl.exe: stack overflow with certain long command lines
31772 NtQuerySystemInformation doesn't fill ReturnLength properly with SystemProcessInformation
31812 Silverlight 4.x/5.x windows have repainting problems
31908 Garena Blackshot does login
32820 Offline rekening overzicht, orov doesn't work
33283 Configuration of WM_NAME is delayed for virtual desktop
33753 Titan Quest : Multiplayer not working
33865 Regression in a specialized program
33883 Scirra httpapi.dll error trying to Run a game
Changes since 1.6-rc3:
Alexandre Julliard (22):
gdi32: Cache the font smoothing parameters.
kernel32: FormatMessage precision arguments are integers.
comdlg32: Add support for the CF_NOVERTFONTS flag.
clock: Don't offer vertical fonts in the font dialog.
notepad: Don't offer vertical fonts in the font dialog.
winecfg: Don't offer vertical fonts in the font dialog.
wineconsole: Don't offer vertical fonts in the font dialog.
winefile: Don't offer vertical fonts in the font dialog.
wordpad: Don't offer vertical fonts in the font dialog.
make_unicode: Move codepage file output code to a common routine and make default characters configurable.
libwine: Add support for codepage 10001 (Mac Japanese).
libwine: Add support for codepage 10002 (Mac Traditional Chinese).
libwine: Add support for codepage 10003 (Mac Korean).
libwine: Add support for codepage 10008 (Mac Simplified Chinese).
libwine: Add support for codepage 10010 (Mac Romanian).
libwine: Add support for codepage 10017 (Mac Ukrainian).
libwine: Add support for codepage 10021 (Mac Thai).
libwine: Add support for codepage 10082 (Mac Croatian).
krnl386: Create a new console for DOS binaries.
winevdm: Make it a GUI application to avoid a spurious console.
user32: Fetch the window menu again after sending initialization messages.
advapi32: Fix ReportEvent parameter types in the spec file.
Andrew Eikum (4):
winbase.h: Add GetFileInformationByHandleEx.
oleaut32: Register the typelib's path without WOW64 redirection.
oleaut32: Load referenced typelibs in the same architecture.
oleaut32: Use typelib's pointer size, not system's.
AndrÃ© Hentschel (15):
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of IS_ANCIENT in vartest.
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of HAVE_OLEAUT32_RECORD in vartest.
oleaut32/tests: Don't use autoheader styled define in vartest.
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of IS_ANCIENT in vartype.
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of HAVE_OLEAUT32_RECORD in vartype.
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of HAVE_OLEAUT32_DECIMAL in vartype.
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of HAVE_OLEAUT32_CY in vartype.
oleaut32/tests: Don't use autoheader styled defines in vartype.
oleaut32/tests: Don't use autoheader styled defines in varformat.
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of IS_ANCIENT in safearray.
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of HAVE_OLEAUT32_RECORD in safearray.
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of HAVE_OLEAUT32_DECIMAL in safearray.
oleaut32/tests: Get rid of HAVE_OLEAUT32_R8 in safearray.
oleaut32/tests: Don't use autoheader styled defines in safearray.
oleaut32/tests: Use BOOL instead of int when appropriate.
Austin English (1):
winex11.drv: Print the architecture when showing driver problems.
Bruno Jesus (2):
po: Update Brazilian Portuguese translation.
po: Update Brazilian Portuguese translation.
Caibin Chen (1):
po: Update Simplified Chinese Translation.
Christian Costa (1):
d3dxof: Add support for case sensitive legacy type indexColor.
Dmitry Timoshkov (4):
kernel32/tests: Add a test for VirtualAlloc called on a mapped PE section.
kernel32/tests: Add more VirtualAlloc and VirtualProtect tests.
kernel32: Correct HeapFree .spec parameter type.
ntdll: Correct RtlFreeHeap .spec parameter type.
Erich Hoover (1):
ws2_32: Fix interface-bound filter to accept locally generated targeted packets.
FrÃ©dÃ©ric Delanoy (1):
tools: Update winemaker manpage French translation.
Hans Leidekker (3):
ws2_32/tests: Avoid races.
dssenh/tests: Fix test failures on 64-bit Vista.
winhttp/tests: Add some tests for WinHttpDetectAutoProxyConfigUrl.
Huw Davies (1):
comdlg32: Don't call the callback if it's not set.
Jacek Caban (5):
ole32: Don't call AddConnection for weak references.
ole32/tests: Added tests for external connections stored in ROT.
oleaut32/tests: Added external connections tests for MSHLFLAGS_TABLEWEAK marshaling.
mshtml: Don't declare empty interface for nsCycleCollectionISupports.
secur32: Don't use deprecated gnutls_certificate_credentials.
Julian RÃ¼ger (1):
server: Update German translation of manpage.
Ken Thomases (2):
winemac: Dispatch key events directly to window to be sure to get key-up events.
winemac: Fix ordering of windows owned by same owner when on inactive desktop space.
Marcus Meissner (8):
dbghelp: Free root in error case (Coverity).
dbghelp: Free srcpath in stabs handling (Coverity).
gdi32: Close handle in error path (Coverity).
gdi32: Close handle in mfdrv (Coverity).
msvf32: Fixed incorrect sizeof (Coverity).
ole32: LeaveCriticalSection in one exit case (Coverity).
ole32: Fixed bad sizeof()s in composite moniker (Coverity).
winmm: Fix incorrect parameter for test debug (Coverity).
Matteo Bruni (2):
wined3d: Fix handling of cnd instruction with coissue flag.
d3d9/tests: Improve cnd instruction test.
Michael Stefaniuc (1):
po: Update the Romanian translation.
Mykola Zadorozhnyy (1):
po: Update Ukrainian translation.
Petr KoÄandrle (1):
po: Fix some Czech spelling errors.
Piotr Caban (1):
msvcrt: Added _wcsicmp_l implementation.
Qian Hong (2):
msctf: Added stub TF_CreateLangBarItemMgr.
include: Added missing declaration for some msctf APIs.
Roger Koot (1):
po: Updated Dutch translation.
Stefan Leichter (1):
msvcp100/tests: Fix dynamically loaded functions for platform arm.
Volkan Gezer (1):
po: Updated Turkish Translation.