Release 5.15

The Wine development release 5.15 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Initial implementation of the XACT Engine libraries.
  • Beginnings of a math library in MSVCRT based on Musl.
  • Still more restructuration of the console support.
  • Direct Input performance improvements.
  • Exception handling fixes on x86-64.
  • Various bug fixes.

Bugs fixed in 5.15 (total 27):

  • #27207 splayer auto quit while open a mp3 file
  • #31476 Bully Scholarship Edition: 'no DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card' on start, needs xactengine3_1.dll et al.
  • #34263 Framebuffer read-before-write causes graphical glitches
  • #38615 DSA: Drakensang Demo fails to start, reports 'XACT Error after IXACTEngine::Initialize: unknown error code - maybe not an XACT error'
  • #40163 Racedriver GRID: freeze in the menu
  • #41030 Pac-Man Museum (Steam) crashes on start, needs '{bcc782bc-6492-4c22-8c35-f5d72fe73c6e}' xactengine3_7.dll
  • #41045 Captain Morgane crashes on start: needs clsid '{0977d092-2d95-4e43-8d42-9ddcc2545ed5}' xactengine3_4.dll
  • #41738 Cloning and releasing an IStream frees the HGLOBAL memory
  • #43153 Gothic 1.0 from Steam freezes in new game on phrase "I'm Diego"
  • #44059 Worms World Party Remastered (GOG version) crashes at launch in clean wine prefix version 2.21 and 2.22
  • #44306 Visual Novel "A Clockwork Ley-Line: The Borderline of Dusk" doesn't work with d3d9
  • #45700 Call of Duty WWII sound issues
  • #48684 "BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger" class {94c1affa-66e7-4961-9521-cfdef3128d4f} not registered
  • #49152 wine-mono 5.0.0 breaks rendering for disabled buttons
  • #49325 Kea Colorinbook crashes:
  • #49477 Some api-ms-win-core-* are not found by Forza Horizon 4
  • #49518 Grim Dawn leaks shared memory after upgrade to Wine 5.12
  • #49559 winevdm.exe crashes when running 16-bit installers (non-PE build only)
  • #49593 inconsistent return code when executable is not found
  • #49609 wine-staging-5.12 - Elite Dangerous launcher broken
  • #49638 get-pip.py installer fails with "Access denied"
  • #49653 Pattern Maker for Cross Stitch always displays measurement in imperial system
  • #49656 SAP GUI - Ws2_32.getaddrinfo crashes with non-standard service (/etc/services)
  • #49662 Wine Internet Explorer crashes on https://[2600::]/
  • #49664 FrostyModManager v1.0.5.9 crashes on launch
  • #49666 Red Dead Redemption 2 requires HEAP flags offset to match Windows
  • #49685 Gigabyte "EasyTune" service crashes in wbemprox