Release 5.1

The Wine development release 5.1 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Support for using LLVM-MinGW as PE cross-compiler.
  • Better reporting of error location in JScript and VBScript.
  • Support for relocatable installation of the Winelib tools.
  • Ellipse drawing in Direct2D.
  • OLE monikers improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.

Bugs fixed in 5.1 (total 32):

  • #21702 Continuum 0.40 crashes at start up screen
  • #22006 Multiple applications require support for thread and process security descriptors (Continuum 0.40, Acrobat Reader DC 2015)
  • #23261 Industry Giant 2 demo crashes with DDERR_UNSUPPORTEDMODE message
  • #28059 3DAnalyzer: Hangs when selecting certain exe's
  • #33159 Loading a .dll without relocations fails under Mac OS X (needs preloader)
  • #35351 Allow configuring modifier key mapping
  • #36813 wineconsole: no text without winetricks corefonts
  • #39229 Dragon Age Inquisition crashes
  • #40013 MSYS2 based "Git for Windows" 2.7 fails to install due to 'rebase.exe' tool crashing or hanging in post-install steps
  • #40482 Support set title in start, needed by latest MSYS2
  • #42249 Speccy v1.30 installer crashes (registry SID profile data in 'ProfileList' must contain 'ProfileImagePath' key value)
  • #42554 The Magic School Bus Explores The Solar System crashes while loading
  • #43499 The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel - Graphical glitches
  • #43505 Star Wars: Starfighter - screen out of monitor borders
  • #43514 Beamng.drive: wrong sunshine reflection
  • #44618 MindManager Pro v7.0: MSI installer complains "CustomAction unhandled action type 7"
  • #44917 Unable to run DTS MAster Audio Suite Encoder
  • #45049 Multiple programs need d2d1 CreateRoundedRectangleGeometry (playchessV7, Paint.Net 4.*)
  • #45148 Overwatch: left control, left shift keybindings don't work
  • #45501 Darksiders - Slow player movement with builtin d3dx9_42
  • #45742 Sniper Elite V2 has no sound
  • #45847 Warframe installer update/download gets stuck due to corruption on large files in 'Bulk Download' mode (tries over and over again)
  • #45879 Aruba Key crashes on unimplemented function setupapi.dll.CM_Request_Device_EjectA when clicking 'remove' button
  • #46005 Multiple games and applications fail due to missing interface proxy information in registry (oleautomation/dual interfaces referenced in coclass section inside of library block)
  • #47668 Logos 8 (.NET/WPF 4.7.2 application) fails to download resources (needs ReOpenFile implementation)
  • #48018 QuickTime 7.0.x installer fails, 'rundll32.exe "C:\Program Files (x86)\QuickTime\QTSystem\QTJava.dll,QTPostInstallProc"' crashes due to invalid cdecl dll entry
  • #48064 qmgr:job started failing on XP on Sep 09
  • #48150 ddraw:ddraw{2,4} show new test failures
  • #48313 Sysinternals CpuStres crashes on unimplemented function kernel32.dll.GetThreadIdealProcessorEx
  • #48338 DIB images with bpp <= 8 get wrong palette when converted to GpBitmap
  • #48371 Home Designer Suite 21.3.1.1x64 reports "Error #272000009 A serious error occurred (SEH)."
  • #48491 _searchenv & co do not understand quoted directories