The WineHQ Wine development release 2.16 is now available for Linux and Mac

By Tom Wickline

The WineHQ Wine development release 2.16 is now available for Linux and Mac

What’s new in this release:

  • Support for pasting metafiles in RichEdit.
  • Better support for grayscale PNG images.
  • Support for safety features in library loading.
  • Better handling of transforms in GdiPlus.
  • Rendering improvements in DirectWrite.
  • Various bug fixes.

The source is

Bugs fixed in 2.16 (total 19):

26046 comctl32/monthcal tests show some invalid reads under valgrind
28741 Odd coordinate in hit test causes uninitialized value references in MONTHCAL_CalculateDayOfWeek()?
35282 Multiple applications/installers need ‘reg.exe’ ‘import’ operation implementation (Muvee Reveal 8.0.x)
35935 Enterprise Architect fails to draw basic shapes when using gdiplus
37982 Illustrator CS6: alternate color selection does not display colours
40025 Winrar installer fails to start
42256 PhotoFiltre 6 and 7 don’t erase the mouse selection when dragging it
42891 Unigine Superposition needs unimplemented function KERNEL32.dll.AddDllDirectory
43293 strange behavior- Eudora scrambles email addresses
43328 dotnet 4.5 applications crash in factory_get_cached_fontface
43389 valgrind shows a few invalid reads in dlls/wsdapi/tests/xml.c
43391 valgrind shows several definite leaks in programs/regedit/tests/regedit.c
43392 valgrind shows a couple invalid reads in programs/regedit/tests/regedit.c
43423 Multiple applications and games need ‘ProgramData’ environment variable set (SteelSeries Engine SDK based games, World of Warships 0.6.9+)
Monster Girl Quest: crashes while playing
43536 WIC can’t encode to GUID_WICPixelFormat32bppPBGRA PNG
43603 clipboard PIXMAP regression after upgrading from 1.8.x to 2.x
43617 [Crash] Application crash when running C:GOG GamesBaldur’s GateBGMain2.exe
43632 Drop down menu for DLL override doesn’t work

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From: Wine Reviews