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Wine 1.6.2 Offers Up Dozens Of Bug-Fixes

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Published on 11 January 2014 03:30 AM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in WINE
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The latest stable release of Wine is now available for users still relying upon Windows-only software to run on Linux and other operating systems.

Being a Wine 1.6.x point release over the current Wine 1.7 development series, the work in this 1.6.2 release comes down mostly to bug-fixing. There's 36 reported bug-fixes in Wine 1.6.2 over 1.6.1 plus color management support was updated to liblcms v2.

More details on the stable Wine 1.6.2 release can be found via 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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