his is release 0.9.60 of Wine, a free implementation of Windows on Unix.
What's new in this release (see below for details):
- Better support for Windows IMEs.
- Option for Windows-style window decorations.
- Improved system tray behavior.
- Window management fixes.
- Improved quartz audio support.
- Better support for launching apps from Unix file managers.
- Lots of bug fixes.
Because of lags created by using mirrors, this message may reach you
before the release is available at the public sites. The sources will
be available from the following locations:
Binary packages for various distributions will be available from:
You will find documentation on
You can also get the current source directly from the git or CVS
repositories. Check respectively http://www.winehq.org/site/git or
http://www.winehq.org/site/cvs for details.
If you fix something, please submit a patch; instructions on how to do
this can be found at http://www.winehq.org/site/sending_patches
Wine is available thanks to the work of many people. See the file
AUTHORS in the distribution for the complete list.
Bugs fixed since 0.9.59:
2989 Wine supports only one DISPLAY per session
3185 Invalid working directory results in crashes file open/close dialog
3534 Systray icons are not transparent...
4056 winecfg is unusable with the default virtual desktop size
5034 Wrong size of commdlg OpenFile dialog in radvideo.exe
5346 Library initialisation crash with USER and X11DRV
5396 Tabbed Text
5804 iTunes detects incorrect version of QuickTime
5887 Wine does not load dynamically generated fonts
6257 Ankh Demo crashes in OpenGL mode
6450 Deus Ex user input stops working intermittently
6573 Errors while trying to run Ragnarok Online causing game to crash at
6785 Continuum doesn't run in non-virtual desktop when windowed
6786 Continuum windowed mode under virtual desktop puts pixels ~15 too low
6871 Textures in GTAIII are rendered as grey and silver weirdness
6907 Delphi applications printing bug
6999 Prince of Persia Warrior Within plays videos with blank screen then
7137 game Secret Files Tunguska dies randomly with "unknown error" poping up
7140 segfault running rc.exe via make
7174 Master of Orion 2 does not switch screen resolution correctly
7193 Deus Ex fullscreen > 1024x768 cut off
7231 TextPad4: Can't print
7477 Uplink demo crashes
7596 HomeSeer 2.2 will not install
7622 Sony Vegas 7.0
7631 Titan Quest hangs after 5 seconds in menu
7647 The updater for Gekkeiju Online crashes with an error message.
7679 IMVU 3D Avatar Chat client crashes
7786 Grand Prix 3 dplay error
7836 Prism fails to start
7879 Mono (D3D Game) dies with an error about sound
7945 3dmark 2000 demo immediately exits
8049 Edit control text length is off by one
8086 gdi32 font test fails in fonts with charset 130
8116 MyScribe doesn't start (Suse 10.0)
8143 Project IGI 2 : Covert Strike crashes at the end of intro movie
8319 Autocad 2008 trial install fails very early
8540 C&C3: Malfunctioning shaders (ATI)
8547 Intel Image processing Library - ipla6 error preventing operation.
8551 MoveFileWithProgressW unconditional fails for directories with flag
8641 Supreme Commander Patch crashes
8809 When in "Wine desktop" mode, systray crashes
9010 HebRech takes forever to load
9011 incorrect dup() behavior
9047 Civilization IV Expansion pack "Beyond the Sword" Install Crash
9286 nice icon and menu
9315 Running Corel Draw 7 causes crash
9631 Window with specific classes/styles/ex_styles should bypass WM taskbar
9647 iTunes 7 sound loopy, unstable
9671 Derive 5 no longer draws graphs in color
9731 GdiConvertToDevmodeW trying to copy -32 bytes on memcpy
9740 Unimplemented function causes Phantasmagoria 2 to crash
9765 iTunes 7.4.3 can't connect to the iTunes music store
9793 Circuitmaker 2000 trouble with wire manual routing
9809 Autodesk Revit Architecture 2008 install fails
9969 OPAS shows error boxes when hovering over calendar item
10446 Capslock key press not detected
10750 shdocvw carshes after showing webpage
10867 Trying to run Ztree under wine : "Could not get hWnd"
10917 Checkpoint Smart Dashboard crashes
11026 newly created tool window does not have keyboard focus
11111 Picasa slideshow does not have focus on Gnome
11252 Adobe Photoshop CS2 window motion cosmetic problem
11347 Microsoft Word 2000 - some fonts are always bold
11371 Not possible to open documents with Teach2000
11463 conflicting types between Wine list.h and Solaris list.h in server/fd.c
11474 winelauncher mixes up stdout & stderr
11547 corrupted double-linked list - glasgow haskell compiler
11593 winecfg does not correctly import colour theme profiles
11679 BW Styler Plugin for Adobe Photoshop CS/CS2 ugly cosmetic problem
11731 iTunes doesn't register mouse clicks properly
11775 Oleview does not correctly generate idl files
11784 3dsmax2008 installer crashes:err:cursor:DIB_GetBitmapInfo (1633746944):
unknown/wrong size for header
11870 Steam Crashes when trying to install any game with GLX Error
11973 Chatstat crashes into wintrust
12050 No mouse cursor after minimize-restore in Uru
12073 Cyberboard: selection windows don't change selection
12108 Regression in mshtml results in page causes page fault when visiting a
12110 Regression in Starfleet Command game since 0.9.57
12150 Photoshop7 -> open file -> select more than 36 files, Wine dies
12156 closing multiple help windows crashes wine
12162 Heroes of Might & Magic IV awful frame rate
12203 Windows Live Messenger 8.1.0178 fails to install
12249 Ultraedit v14.00a builtin MSI doesn't work.
12250 Call of Cthulhu: Slow and jerky mouse movement
12264 IDA disassembler (and other apps developed in Delphi) window isn't
added to taskbar
12266 EVE Online interface got several glitches between 0.9.58 and 0.9.59
12296 Some games are crashing when they switch the resolution
12325 winebrowser / mapi32.dll does not support accented characters in
12331 windows driver doc kit won't install.
12343 Anarchy Online: Shift Clicking anything with left shift does not work
12362 Systray support for all applications is broken
12365 ntoskrnl: crash on unimplemented API: KeQueryActiveProcessors /
12397 Can't accept licence of Swat 4 demo
12399 Oregon Trail 5th Edition: will not start
12408 Swat 4 Demo Installer license text displayed incorrectly
12409 EVE Premium Client Login Screen Black
12410 f761b908013698ee4e015ea03f48ce5d170fb666 breaks ghostrecon
12413 Pokerstars windows not refreshed
12424 QIP: message window hangs often if minimized
12439 Regression: Age of Mythology: Installer page faults
12445 Arcgisexplorer crashes in dbghelp
12461 SmartFTP Client requires an implementation of cryptui.dll
12465 winetest compilation regression with 0.9.59 (Bourne shell problem)
12469 Keyboard navigation regression in some controls
12482 Wine 0.9.59 don't do linefeed when ENTER is pressed in any "MEMO" in
applications compiled by DELPHI7.
12493 CreateCompatibleDC creates a compatible DC from everything
12496 SSF: SendMessage Error MessageBox ends program
12498 fixme:htmlhelp:HtmlHelpW Not all HH cases handled correctly
12499 RnQ: chat input textbox became non-multiline in 0.9.59
12512 Ctrl+Home and Ctrl+End don't match Windows behaviour for the edit
12543 Shift-click not working in World of Warcraft after upgrade to latest
wine (0.9.59) (affects Photoshop, too)
12579 regression : cohabitation between windows in "mdi" application
Official Announcement is h3r3