Release 5.12

The Wine development release 5.12 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • NTDLL converted to PE format.
  • Support for the WebSocket API.
  • Improved RawInput support.
  • Vulkan spec update.
  • Various bug fixes.

Bugs fixed in 5.12 (total 48):

  • #4905 Video intros fail to play in Grand Theft Auto 3
  • #10825 Adobe Photoshop 7 "Save File" dialog contents shifted to left
  • #19439 Windows Media Player 9 displays a distorted user interface
  • #20230 Multiple system information tools and debuggers need GetThreadTimes() to return correct values for all threads (SIV System Information Viewer, Ollydbg 1.x/2.x, x64dbg)
  • #30023 Google Chrome/Earth installer (Google update version) complains "could not connect to the internet"
  • #30366 Wing commander 4 fails to play videos
  • #33134 Windows Media Player 9 can't play winecfg's test sound (idw_testsound.wav)
  • #35170 Adobe Shockwave Player 11.x plugin installer crashes on startup
  • #37630 Very fast audio & crackly (underruns) with PulseAudio 5, not with 4
  • #37721 Notepad2 shows blacked out toolbar strip after switching out of transparent mode
  • #37892 GOTHIC 2 GOLD: Vdfs32e.exe crashes at startup
  • #40643 Xanadu-next: Multicolored rainbow textures
  • #43034 Battle.net (needed for Starcraft 2 Legacy of the Void) crashes
  • #44017 Battle.net fails launch with windows 7, but works normally when windows xp (Ubuntu 17.10)
  • #44865 Multiple applications using CEF (Autodesk Fusion 360, Between, League of Legends) crash when Windows version is set to 8 or higher due to missing DirectManipulation COM object (directmanipulation.dll, CLSID {54e211b6-3650-4f75-8334-fa359598e1c5})
  • #45191 winedbg: Internal crash at 0x7f1e5ee35587
  • #46289 Movies in emergency 3 are upside-down with native I420 codecs
  • #46726 Dirt Rally 2.0 does not use embedded CA cert
  • #46818 PS4 Remote Play 2.x (.NET 4.x app) crashes on Sign-In PlayStation network (mshtml:HTMLDocument_get_cookie should not fail for 'about:blank')
  • #46883 CompressonatorGUI 3.1 fails to install in Win10 mode: 'This application cannot be installed on systems earlier than Windows 2000 SP4.'
  • #48138 League of Legends 9.23: Crash after champ select
  • #48181 Donald duck couak attack crashes
  • #48668 rFactor2 - Physics thread slower on multiplayer mode
  • #48763 X2: The Threat crashes after opening
  • #48884 64-bit SierraChart v2068, 2072, 2074 crashes on exit
  • #48938 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation crashes on start
  • #48959 S-Gear 2 installer does not recognize wine as Windows 10
  • #48997 Riot Vanguard (Riot Games) 'vgk.sys' crashes in driver entry (needs more reasonable CR0 register values in instruction emulation)
  • #49007 StarCitizen freezes on start
  • #49041 Path of Exile flickers with multithreaded renderer
  • #49098 Divinity: Original Sin 2 (GOG): Doesn't start since 5.7
  • #49153 Wine-Mono 5.0.0 breaks rendering of ReactOS' Wine .NET Framework 4.0 test app main menu
  • #49247 Need For Speed Hot Pursuit 2 (2002) Slow Performance on wine-5.9
  • #49307 Melodyne 5: crashes when launched (due to vcruntime140_1)
  • #49350 Silverlight 5.1 installer no longer works
  • #49358 MiniTool MovieMaker setup crashes on unimplemented function ADVAPI32.dll.RegEnableReflectionKey
  • #49425 "wine" command changes the working directory when given a path to a .exe
  • #49427 Grim Dawn broken after upgrade to Wine 5.11
  • #49439 Printing and scanning software for Brother L2540DW fails to install (VBScript parser can't handle a "case else" statement with a comment and no statements to execute)
  • #49444 TheHunter: Call of the Wild crashes at start with Wine 5.11
  • #49445 Generation Zero: FNIX Rising crashes at start with Wine 5.11
  • #49458 Memu installer crashes: wine: Call from 0x7b00f0b7 to unimplemented function qdvd.dll.DllRegisterServer, aborting
  • #49460 where.exe is missing in wine (affects Waves Central )
  • #49462 uninitialized request bytes in server request launched from wine_ntoskrnl_main_loop
  • #49464 Age of Wonders: Planetfall crashes at start with Wine 5.11
  • #49488 uninitialized bytes in server call from ntdll/server_write_file
  • #49494 Branching on uninitialized variables in unix_to_win_locale.
  • #49503 Page fault on prefix creation on macOS