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Wine 1.7.18 Has Bug-Fixes, New Functions

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Published on 02 May 2014 03:19 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in WINE
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The latest bi-weekly Wine release in the 1.7 series leading up to the Wine 1.8 stable release is now available.

Changes for this latest Wine development release aren't too exciting... Wine 1.7.18 shipping today offers:

- Improved OLE Accessible Object support.
- Window sizing improvements in the Mac driver.
- Fixes for various memory issues found by Valgrind.
- A few more MSHTML functions.
- Some DirectDraw cleanups.
- Various bug fixes.


More information on Wine 1.7.18 can be discovered from WineHQ.org. Wine 1.7.18 has a total of 80 bug-fixes that were known to be addressed over the past two weeks.

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