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Another new software package hitting the Internet this week was version 0.9.37 of WINE. New in WINE 0.9.37 is MSI automation with JScript/VBScript support, MSHTML improvements, a variety of Direct3D fixes, support for a number of new EXE protection schemes, and lots of bug fixes. More information is available from WineHQ.
12 May 2007
Two weeks ago to the day WINE 0.9.35 was released, but today it is being replaced by yet another new release. WINE 0.9.36 implements Midi support in the CoreAudio driver, mixer support in the ALSA driver, a lot of MSI fixes, implementation for most D3DRM functions, an assortment of Direct3D fixes, and the usual stack of bug fixes. More information is available from WINE HQ.
28 April 2007
It was not long ago that WINE 0.9.34 was released, but today we once again have a new WINE release out. New in WINE 0.9.35 is the broken ARTS sound driver being removed, fixes to the quartz DLL sound, file I/O performance improvements, an assortment of Direct3D fixes, and (as always) lots of bug fixes. If you're interested in WINE, you may also be interested in our Cedega 6.0 Performance Preview.
14 April 2007
A new version of WINE is now available for download which once again adds a few new features and bug fixes. The new changes in WINE v0.9.34 is support for Xcursor, fixes for various installers, new built-in xcopy tool, and Direct3D fixes. The release announcement is available from WINE HQ.
31 March 2007
Another new release of WINE is now available for download. New in WINE 0.9.33 are Direct3D fixes with related performance improvements, comctl32 tests and fixes, cmd.exe improvements, more fixes to the built-in OLE, process control support on Solaris, and lots of bug fixes. The release announcement is available from Wine HQ.
16 March 2007
If virtualizing Windows is not your thing, a new release of WINE is now out. New in WINE 0.9.32 is Direct3D fixes and performance improvements, new features in cmd.exe, improvements to HTML help support, and lots of bug fixes. The release announcement and change-log is available from Wine HQ.
3 March 2007
Another new minor release is out for WINE. New in WINE 0.9.31 are Direct3D fixes and performance improvements, new comctl32 test cases, IDL compiler improvements, OLE32 marshalling fixes, and the usual amount of bug fixes. More information is available in the release announcement.
16 February 2007
Yet another release of WINE is now available for download. New in WINE 0.9.30 is improvements to Direct3D shaders and state management, support for inter-process memory allocations, OLE32 marshalling fixes, and the usual share of bug fixing. Download links and more information on the latest WINE release can be found here.
26 January 2007
TransGaming's Cedega 5.2.10 (codename: Mahi Mahi) has been released. New in this release is improvements for Steam as well as World of Warcraft. The latest World of Warcraft expansion pack, The Burning Crusade, is also supported by this latest version of Cedega. More on the subscription-based Cedega can be found at Transgaming.
20 January 2007
CodeWeaver's CrossOver Office 6 has been released for Linux as well as Mac OS X! CrossOver Office 6 implements several new features and a wealth of improvements in various areas. This latest CrossOver Office release even supports Half-Life 2 and World of Warcraft. The CrossOver Office 6.0 is available at CodeWeavers.
10 January 2007
WINE 0.9.28 was released with several changes. The major changes in this release is OpenGL in child windows working (again), better mouse support in games, beginnings of new statement in Direct3D, and improved audio and font support on Mac OS. Of course, a lot more bug fixing has went into this release. More information and downloads are available from WINE HQ.
24 December 2006
Yet another release in the 0.9 branch of WINE has been pushed out the door. New in WINE 0.9.27 is better support for noexec kernels, better Dwarf support in dbghelp, several Winsock fixes, code cleanup, and various bug fixes. The latest release announcement can be read here.
9 December 2006
Another release is out of Wine HQ. New in WINE 0.9.26 is better support for UNIX locale settings, improved X11 keyboard support, MSI fixes, winecfg improvements, and as always a lot more bugs were cleared up.
24 November 2006
CodeWeavers has issued the third beta in the CrossOver Office 6.0 branch as they near the final release. Some of the changes include faster CrossOver Office setup operations, improved support for x86_64 kernels, and fixed bugs in several Windows applications. The CrossOver 6.0 Beta 3 announcement is on their Forums.
15 November 2006
A new version of Wine is now available on mirrors in source and binary form for various Linux distributions. New in Wine 0.9.25 is many more fixes for installer support, MSHTML improvements, NTLMv2 support, RPC over TCP improvements, and lots of bug fixing. The release announcement with download links for the latest version can be found here.
11 November 2006
Another update has been pushed out for WINE. The major changes in WINE 0.9.23 include a massive update of printf formats for Win64 compatibility, dynamic drive support on Mac OS X, MSI fixes and improvements, and lots of bug fixes. The release announcement can be found over at Wine HQ.
13 October 2006
Yet another bug-fix release has been released for WINE. The fixes in WINE v0.9.22 address issues with Direct3D and games on v0.9.21, ATI fglrx OpenGL regression fix, MSI improvements, pixel shaders enabled by default, and several other updates. More is at WineHQ.
29 September 2006
CodeWeavers has issued its first public Beta in the CrossOver Office 6.0 series. This Beta can be downloaded free of charge, and will work for 60 days. CodeWeavers' CrossOver Office 6.0 even supports Half-Life 2 and World of Warcraft for those after gaming while at the office. We are in the process of trying out this new Beta for ourselves. CrossOver Office 6.0 Beta can be downloaded from the Beta Center, and be sure to share your experiences in the Phoronix Forums.
29 September 2006
WINE 0.9.21 has been released with a slew of new changes and improvements. Some of the changes include OpenGL restructuring, MSI improvements, Richedit fixes, WCMD Winelib app renamed to CMD, Wintrust DLL improvements, code cleanups, and lots of bug fixes. More at Wine HQ.
14 September 2006
WINE version 0.9.20 has been released. New in this release is XEmbed system tray support, NTLM support improvements, many messages made localizable, improved support for various OpenGL platforms, improvements to the IDL compiler, and lots of bug fixes. Grab WINE 0.9.20 here.
24 August 2006
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