The WineHQ Wine development release 2.2 is now available for Linux and Mac

By Tom Wickline

The WineHQ Wine development release 2.2 is now available for Linux and Mac

What’s new in this release:

  • Windows version set to Windows 7 for new prefixes.
  • More steps towards the Direct3D command stream.
  • Still more Shader Model 5 instructions.
  • Initial support for double-buffered theme painting.
  • Various bug fixes.

The source is

Bugs fixed in 2.2 (total 35):

13365 Missing text in IFC Markets Terminal Graphics
14939 Black & White: DXTC to ARGB converter not implemented
17495 Open dialog crashes if the desktop folder is at a Unicode path that cannot be represented in the current locale
18477 Need For Speed Most Wanted crashes after accepting video settings changes
19888 Venom Codename: Outbreak – initial menu screen is black (no menu items)
25625 Implement PROPSHEET_InsertPage
26603 iMesh 10 crashes at startup (needs wmvcore.dll.WMCreateReaderPriv)
32414 Samsung TV SDK 3.5.2 Emulator crashes on startup (needs ‘Shell Image Data Factory’, CLSID ‘{66e4e4fb-f385-4dd0-8d74-a2efd1bc6178}’)
33318 3DMark2001 SE: upgrading to Wine 1.5.27 reduces performance score by 20%
36213 valgrind shows some possible leaks under crypt32/tests/sip.c
36247 VHD Attach v3.90 (.NET app) needs virtdisk.dll
36341 valgrind shows some possible leaks under crypt32/tests/base64.c
36365 valgrind shows a TON of leaks in ieframe/tests/webbrowser.c
36395 valgrind shows a possible leak in inetcomm/tests/mimeole.c
36557 valgrind shows some invalid writes in ieframe/tests/webbrowser.c
36662 valgrind shows a few memory leaks in ws2_32/tests/sock.c
37398 Urban Assault black screen when using software renderer and DDSCAPS_SYSTEMMEMORY
37399 Urban Assault black screen when using software renderer (palette problem)
38485 New Marvel Heroes 2015 Launcher crashes on unimplemented function dhcpcsvc.dll.DhcpRequestParams
39048 MIDI Clock Messages are Corrupted Between Wine and ALSA
39655 Enemy Front crashes almost immediately after launch
39910 PDF XChange Editor annotations formatting not displayed after saving
40952 improper escaping of quotes in command line
41206 Artemis 2.4.0 crashed upon start
41448 Civilization II Unhandled page fault on read access
41648 AmiBroker 6.00 fails, when run, with raise_exception Unhandled exception
41753 Steep (Ubisoft) needs iphlpapi.dll.GetUnicastIpAddressEntry
41830 Updating group box text causes garbage
41926 Zafehouse demo crashes with Call from 0x7b43c14c to unimplemented function ddraw.dll.GetSurfaceFromDC, aborting
41971 Hitman Absolution crashes at startup at WineD3D on Windows
42094 winamp needs unimplemented function ntoskrnl.exe.IoStopTimer
42355 Artifacts in GTAIV appear and disappear when driving
42361 DX Library: PlaySoundFile() doesn’t play MP3 files with specific extra headers
42365 Unimplemented function msvcr120.dll.fesetenv
42367 KiriKiri Z based games: main screen doesn’t update.

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From: Wine Reviews