Release 5.11

The Wine development release 5.11 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Wine Mono engine updated to 5.1.0, with WpfGfx library support.
  • More work on the separate Unix library for NTDLL.
  • Beginnings of a NetIO kernel driver implementation.
  • Initial support for the Print Ticket API.
  • Removal of the obsolete 32-bit PowerPC architecture.
  • Various bug fixes.

Bugs fixed in 5.11 (total 57):

  • #10325 Avencast: Rise of the Mage crash on attempt to play startup video
  • #18762 Supreme Commander slows down to 1 frame every 60 sec
  • #26146 WRC FIA World Rally Championship Demo fails to start, can't play video
  • #26258 Light of Altair demo crashes in-game when shaders enabled (built-in d3dx9_30)
  • #27105 Mega Man Legends for PC crashes on startup
  • #28203 Warrior Kings can't play music without native quartz
  • #28850 Airstrike (Eagles of WWII): choppy music playback
  • #29320 KMPlayer 3 does not play videos
  • #30188 Megaman X8 freezes / fails to play intro movie
  • #31581 Supreme Commander (steam version) shows a black screen on start when bloom rendering enabled
  • #31910 anti-cheat software Battleye 1.176 expects call to KiUserExceptionDispatcher during exception handling (user mode SEH dispatcher)(Arma2, DayZ)
  • #35215 Age of empires II HD Steam version: no video at start
  • #35800 Dust An Elysian Tail (Steam) (.NET 4.0 XNA game) fails to play intro videos
  • #35903 CED1401 USB function driver fails to install (setupapi should use the original INF path as a default source path when copying files)
  • #38035 GSpot v2.70 doesn't find Cinepak codec
  • #38086 ArmA: Combat Operations needs d3dx9_36.dll.D3DXCreateFragmentLinker
  • #39669 Dishonored crashes at start with Steam Launcher
  • #40986 DirectX11 application fails with error message "Failed to create IDXGIFactory2"
  • #41101 Her Story: crash on playing video clip
  • #41207 DX11 Demo "AMD Ladybug" freezes on the splash screen
  • #41972 "Elite: Dangerous" client crashes when starting
  • #42053 Grand Theft Auto III fails to lauch from Steam
  • #43232 Test Drive 6 - track is black
  • #44498 Legend of Kay: Anniversary Edition does not play cutscenes (needs {48e2ed0f-98c2-4a37-bed5-166312ddd83f} CLSID_MFReadWriteClassFactory)
  • #44957 Kea Coloring Book crashes (needs IAudioMediaStream::GetFormat() implementation)
  • #45093 mpc-hc player produces no audio output
  • #45571 League of Legends 8.12+ fails to start a game (anticheat engine, hooking of NtCreateThread/Ex)
  • #45572 League of Legends 8.12+ fails to start a game (anticheat engine, hooking of NtContinue)
  • #45667 League of Legends 8.15+ fails due to missing implementation of NtQueryVirtualMemory(MemoryWorkingSetExInformation)
  • #46396 valgrind shows an invalid free in devenum/tests/devenum.c
  • #46955 Performance regression after 3.20 in Assetto Corsa
  • #48256 pwsh.exe (from Powershell-6.*) crashes after 20~50 sec: System.EntryPointNotFoundException: Unable to find an entry point named 'FreeAddrInfoEx' in DLL 'ws2_32.dll'.
  • #48405 Battle.Net Launcher Beta crashes with Windows version set to 10
  • #48716 Logos Bible Software - Printer is recognized but will not print (PTOpenProviderEx is a stub)
  • #48773 mimalloc needs ntdll.dll.RtlQueryEnvironmentVariable
  • #48779 Secret Files 3 crashes at launch (needs d3dx9_skin_info_Clone)
  • #49062 Dolphin EasyReader for Windows 6.04 (TTS app) crashes on startup
  • #49093 Relocation of 32-bit PE builtin 'ntoskrnl.exe' causes kernel driver load failures (imports fixup recursion in load_driver_module)
  • #49123 Multiple games crash or hang on startup since Wine 5.7
  • #49147 Microsoft Teams 1.3.x crashes on unimplemented function setupapi.dll.CM_Get_Device_Interface_AliasW
  • #49151 Wine 5.7 Multiple mono programs freeze with high CPU
  • #49225 FreeBSD assertion failure / memory corruption regression from not checking mmap() return value correctly
  • #49237 Final Fantasy XI increased speed
  • #49269 Wine 5.9 causes slower walk speed in Heroes of Might & Magic III
  • #49314 Wine segfaults with too many command-line arguments
  • #49322 cmudpro334 pops up errorwindow "OLE error 80004001"
  • #49329 critical section timeout on prefix creation
  • #49351 PowerShell-7.0.1-win-x64.msi fails to install
  • #49352 JamKazam 1.0.3744 msi installer fails at 'InstallFiles' action (incorrect handling of administrative image with compressed source files)
  • #49372 winedump crashes for sltg typelib files
  • #49375 Test Drive 6 demo crashes when starting a race
  • #49379 Altium Designer 20 crashes on missing d2d1.dll.D2D1CreateDevice
  • #49380 wine unable to load kernelbase.dll
  • #49387 Game "101 Ways to die" start with a black screen.
  • #49388 MultiSync installation crashes (msado15.dll needs IConnectionPoint::Advise)
  • #49391 Star Trek Armada crashes on start on Wine 5.6 but not Wine 5.5
  • #49407 Display device initialization fails due to vkGetRandROutputDisplayEXT() causing X exception on dual Nvidia / Intel GPU configuration (regression).