The WineHQ Wine development release 2.7 is now available for Linux and Mac

By Tom Wickline

The WineHQ Wine development release 2.7 is now available for Linux and Mac

What’s new in this release:

  • TCP and UDP connection support in WebServices.
  • Various shader improvements for Direct3D 11.
  • Improved support for high DPI settings.
  • Partial reimplementation of the GLU library.
  • Support for recent versions of OSMesa.
  • Window management improvements on macOS.
  • Various bug fixes.

The source is

Bugs fixed in 2.7 (total 31):

12311 Corman Lisp requires implementations for richedit stubs
14606 TreeView + right click doesn’t work the way it does in native windows
25857 Multiple games (Stronghold 2, Need for Speed: Carbon demo, Purge) fail to draw correctly because of ID3DXEffectImpl_*Pass calls
30764 regedit: a key created from right-click context menu is in incorrect position
32319 Direct3D output in SNES9x is blank
32426 TreeView of QvodSetupPlus5 unexpectedly draw a piece of blank area when clicking on a checkbox
35563 Custom game development library expects non-zero value for ProcessVmCounters info class member ‘WorkingSetSize’
37404 A right click on a registry key does not select it
40007 Dirt 3 requires d3d11_immediate_context_CSSetShaderResources
40219 Multiple applications need msvcr120.dll.?_Id@_CurrentScheduler@details@Concurrency@@SAIXZ (Kontakt 5 Player, Serato DJ 1.9.2, Cisco Jabber 11.6, Darkest Dungeon, Sonic Pi 2)
40689 Photoshop CS6: some dialogs have black background
41029 DeSmuME 0.9.8 crashes whenever “control config” is clicked
42144 Mass Lag when buying in store in rabi-ribi game
42339 Horrible speed of Quantum of solace demo starting animations
42347 The Witcher 3 starting menu is distorted [radeonsi]
42462 Memory leak in several places in FFXIV
42651 ViStart: fails to install, needs ntoskrnl.exe.IoReportResourceForDetection
42733 Unable to find an entry point named ‘RegSaveKeyEx’ in DLL ‘advapi32.dll’ (SQL Server)
42798 MsiGetPatchInfoEx returns incorrect values for UNINSTALLABLE, PATCHSTATE properties
42808 msi: parent feature level is not propagated recursively on a whole subfeatures hierarchy
42824 Nox (GOG) has constant menu flickering
42825 Propellerhead Reason 5 drawn mostly in black and white
42829 Transcendence (& many other D3D games) only show black screen (shaders)
42834 Steuer-Spar-Erklärung 2017 crashes with critical error
42840 Unbox Game black screen in-game
42841 Tree of Savior: Missing function concrt140.dll.?_GetNumberOfVirtualProcessors@_CurrentScheduler@details@Concurrency@@SAIXZ
42849 The Technomancer: Fails to create valid glsl
42850 The Technomancer: Requires MFCreateAttributes implementation
42871 Propellerhead Reason 5 garbled GUI elements
42876 iTunes needs function msvcp140.dll._Lock_shared_ptr_spin_lock
42884 Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 1 & 2 crash after the intro movie

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From: Wine Reviews