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Wine 1.5.1 Likes Its Built-In JavaScript

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Published on 30 March 2012 07:44 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in WINE
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Wine 1.5.1 was released today as the second development release following last month's stable Wine 1.4 release.

Key features of Wine 1.5.1, just another bi-weekly development snapshot, include:

- 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.

Find out more at WineHQ.org.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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