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The first release candidate for Wine 1.6 was announced today, which marks the beginning of the code freeze for the next release. Squeezing in before the code freeze is GLSL support for fixed-function vertex shaders and other changes.
7 June 2013 - Start Of Code Freeze
Wine 1.5.31 has been released as the latest bi-weekly development milestone.
24 May 2013 - From Firefox 21 - 1 Comment
CodeWeavers has announced the release of CrossOver 12.2.0 as their commercially-supported Wine-based product for running Microsoft Windows applications on OS X and Linux.
1 May 2013 - CrossOver 12.2 - 5 Comments
A new bi-weekly Wine development release is now available.
26 April 2013 - Wine 1.5.29 - 2 Comments
It's time for another bi-weekly development release of Wine.
12 April 2013 - Wine 1.5.28 - 7 Comments
The latest bi-weekly Wine development release offers up a few user-facing changes.
29 March 2013 - Wine 1.5.27
It's time for another bi-weekly development release of Wine. The Wine 1.5.26 release has a few interesting changes to it from dropping SPARC support to adding OpenGL support to Wine's Mac driver.
15 March 2013 - Wine 1.5.26 - 2 Comments
The changes for Wine 1.5.25 aren't too interesting overall, but this bi-weekly Wine development release does bring an initial version of the Wingdings font.
1 March 2013 - Wine 1.5.25 - 8 Comments
The latest bi-weekly release of Wine is now available.
15 February 2013 - Wine 1.5.24 - 1 Comment
The Phoronix coverage so far from the Wine development track at FOSDEM 2013 includes Gaming On Wine: The Good and Bad Graphics Drivers, Support For Running Windows Apps On ARM With Wine, Wine-Mono Isn't Too Fit For .NET, and Wine On Android Is Coming For Running Windows Apps. Another worthwhile Wine session was Alexandre Julliard's keynote.
10 February 2013 - Wine 1.6 - 11 Comments
If you're wondering what graphics hardware / driver is best if you intend to do much gaming within Wine or CrossOver on Linux, a CodeWeavers' developer responsible for much of the Direct3D layer spoke about his experiences with gaming on Wine for the best results.
8 February 2013 - Wine Gaming - 52 Comments
Right before Wine on Android was shown for running Windows applications on Google's Android operating system, the state of Wine for the ARM architecture was talked about. There's a few different Wine ARM scenarios possible, including the ability to run Win32 binaries on a Linux-based ARM system.
5 February 2013 - Windows ARM - 3 Comments
Over the past few months there's been several Phoronix articles about Wine-Mono, a fork of Mono and a Win32 build of this open-source Microsoft .NET implementation for Wine. Wine-Mono can be used in place of Microsoft's official .NET framework when it's needed as a dependency for Windows programs running within Wine. Unfortunately, Wine-Mono doesn't always work out well.
4 February 2013 - Wine .NET - 8 Comments
A port of the Wine software to Google's Android platform is being worked on.
3 February 2013 - Wine Android - 45 Comments
Wine 1.5.23 was released this morning as the latest bi-weekly development release.
1 February 2013 - Wine 1.5.23 - 11 Comments
On Wednesday I wrote about the improvements in Phoronix Test Suite 4.4-Forsand and yesterday I noted many more new and updated benchmarks. Today there's news to pass along in the Linux benchmarking world of updated WINE benchmarks courtesy of CodeWeavers.
25 January 2013 - Wine Benchmarking - 1 Comment
CodeWeavers announced the release of CrossOver 12.1 on Wednesday. This latest release of the popular Wine-based software gets rid of shipping Wine-Mono by default.
23 January 2013 - CrossOver 12.1 - 16 Comments
Wine, the widely-known open-source software for running Microsoft Windows programs on Linux and other Unix-like operating systems, now weighs in at more than three million lines of code. In this article is some insight into its pace of development, how the CodeWeavers company dominates Wine's development, and other intriguing statistics about this project that's been around for two decades.
21 January 2013 - Wine Software - 16 Comments
The latest bi-weekly release of the Wine software, v1.5.22, has a couple of interesting features.
18 January 2013 - 64-bit ARM - 4 Comments
Wine 1.5.21 has been made available as the first development build of 2013.
5 January 2013 - Wine 1.5.21 - 4 Comments
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