The WineHQ Wine development release 2.3 is now available for Linux and Mac

By Tom Wickline

The WineHQ Wine development release 2.3 is now available for Linux and Mac

What’s new in this release:

  • Obsolete wineinstall script removed.
  • More Direct3D command stream work.
  • A few more Shader Model 5 instructions.
  • Better underline rendering in DirectWrite.
  • Improved ODBC support on 64-bit.
  • Various bug fixes.

The source is

Bugs fixed in 2.3 (total 41):

13249 Putty 0.60: Yes/No/Cancel dialog moving with keyboard arrows
20215 Extra mouse buttons do not work in Firefox
23187 DeferWindowPos behaves wrong when invalid HWND
25700 MessageBox does not display last word if string contains ‘&’ (ampersand)
33423 Cultures 3 multiplayer hangs while creating a game
33717 regedit: Sorting registry keys on refreshing
37070 Missing polygons on 3D objects in Revenant (ddraw:d3d_device7_GetClipStatus iface, clip_status stub)
37390 Word 2007: crashes when choosing a font
37976 Poedit 1.7.4 crashes on unimplemented function msvcr120.dll.??0_ReentrantBlockingLock@details@Concurrency@@QAE@XZ
38354 Multiple games and applications need msvcr120.dll._except1 (Audacity 2.1.0, Tera Online)
39895 MalwareBytes Anti-malware software needs msvcr100.dll.lldiv implementation
40488 Revenant crashes when starting a new game
40948 Multiple apps need api-ms-win-crt-locale-l1-1-0.dll.__initialize_lconv_for_unsigned_char
40956 unimplemented function msvcr110.dll._Lock_shared_ptr_spin_lock when starting Zoner Photo Studio 18
41394 3DMark2001se ‘Car chase’ speed regression on mesa/nouveau
41408 Multiple applications crash on unimplemented function msvcp140.dll.??0task_continuation_context@Concurrency@@AAE@XZ
41682 SPG-Verein 3.2 fails to install, needs advapi32.LookupSecurityDescriptorPartsA
41725 Unimplemented function api-ms-win-crt-math-l1-1-0.dll._except1 (Starcraft 2 main menu, Firefox)
41907 Necropolis: Unimplemented copy from WINED3D_LOCATION_TEXTURE_RGB to WINED3D_LOCATION_TEXTURE_RGB for depth/stencil buffers
41928 Mortal Kombat X needs msvcr110.dll._get_dstbias
42001 SC2 unimplemented function ucrtbase.dll._except1
42129 Steam client – unimplemented function mfreadwrite.dll.MFCreateSourceReaderFromMediaSource
42138 bug when running reaktor 6: “Unhandled exception: unimplemented function concrt140.dll.??0_ReentrantBlockingLock@details@Concurrency@@QAE@XZ called in 32-bit code (0x7b43bf1c).”
42240 Kontact 5.6 needs concrt140.dll.??0_ReentrantBlockingLock@details@Concurrency@@QEAA@XZ
42381 Final Fantasy V crashes
42405 Drawn lines are too long.
42426 ReportTool, part of SteuerSparErklaerung 2017 (german tax app) crashes on unimplemented function wlanapi.dll.WlanRegisterNotification
42463 ZmLearn crash at startup: “Assertion ‘m->state == STATE_PASSIVE’ failed at pulse/mainloop.c:787, function pa_mainloop_prepare(). Aborting.”
42465 winhttp set_cookies() violates RFC6265 string comparison rules
42469 GetOpenFileName should expand environment variables in lpstrInitialDir
42483 Build for Ubuntu Precise fails because MPG123_IGNORE_INFOFRAME is undeclared
42487 Free Devanagari font Samanata crashes during GPOS processing
42490 Assertion failure when clicking boxes in altWinDirStat
42504 Computemark 2.1 runs with Wine 2.2 but black benchmark window..
42506 STALKER Shadow of Chernobyl crashes on startup
42507 Final Fantasy XI Online: Intermittent crashes.
42509 The Witcher 3 hangs the system on startup
42511 winnt.h: invalid conversion from ‘void*’ to ‘volatile char*’
42516 Kholat hangs on splash screen
42547 winex11.drv compilation fails on systems without XInput2 support
42567 Acid Pro Trial 7.0e fails to install

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From: Wine Reviews