Release 5.5

The Wine development release 5.5 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Builtin libraries use the new UCRTBase C runtime.
  • Compatibility mode used when reporting Windows version.
  • Better support for debug information in PE files.
  • Support for linguistic case mappings.
  • More attributes supported in WebServices.
  • Various bug fixes.

Bugs fixed in 5.5 (total 32):

  • #8439 Multiple Microsoft product installers fail due missing shell app path expansion (Visual Studio .NET 2002, 2003, Visual Foxpro 9.0)
  • #23523 Call of Juarez DX10 Benchmark does not start
  • #31890 Multiple applications need IAudioEndpointVolume::GetMasterVolumeLevelScalar method implementation (Cisco IP Communicator, Cairo Shell v0.3.x)
  • #32114 LTSpice: Dialog resizing glitches, slow panning when zooming, minor traces
  • #32222 LTspice: text fields issues
  • #32723 Death to Spies: Moment of Truth (Steam/non-Steam) crashes on startup (intro video needs WMV3 decoder support in an AVI container)
  • #35671 ERD Concepts 6 crashes with division by zero when editing relations
  • #39428 Failing owner SID test in advapi32:security
  • #39429 Failing ACE flag tests in advapi32:security
  • #40854 Adobe Flash Player 22-25 installer crashes (wtsapi32.WTSQuerySessionInformation needs to support WTSUserName info class)
  • #41208 Gridcoin Research Client crashes
  • #41305 Might and Magic VI: Game hangs before intro video (making it unplayable) [regression]
  • #41929 Multiple games need WINED3D_TEXF_ANISOTROPIC filter mode
  • #45967 Beat hazard 2 - bad network/float behavior
  • #47056 Solid Edge v15: Program freeze on File->Open
  • #48276 VSDC Video Editor needs VT_VECTOR|VT_I4 support in PropertyStorage_ReadProperty
  • #48473 kernelbase WaitNamedPipeW contains non-null terminated string, causing garbage output in trace logs
  • #48495 XCP-ng Center v8.x (.NET 4.6 app) can't connect to server with self-signed certificate
  • #48593 Multiple games play only one frame of video (Fable: The Lost Chapters, Audiosurf, Dark Souls 2, Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee)
  • #48642 kernel32:process contains a race condition in test_WaitForJobObject()
  • #48683 iTunes v12.10.4.2 crashes on unimplemented function wmvcore.dll.WMIsContentProtected when adding folders to directory scan
  • #48698 Multiple installers fail with "Unknown method" (Flash 29, Rexygen)
  • #48700 Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem - there's a blob around the character's head.
  • #48732 How to Survive crashes on start (fullscreen mode)
  • #48734 How to Survive crashes when starting a new game
  • #48739 ConEmu (Windows console emulator) v19.10.12 fails to set Wininet's INTERNET_OPTION_IGNORE_OFFLINE and shows error dialog at startup
  • #48743 Multiple games have broken rendering (Sniper Elite V2, Sniper Elite 3, F1 2012)
  • #48750 Few missing DirectSound3D Algorithms GUID Defs
  • #48762 IExplore immediately crashes on www.msnbc.com with a failed assertion
  • #48765 Firefox 74.0 crashes instantly: Call to unimplemented function WS2_32.dll.WSCGetProviderInfo, aborting
  • #48801 Multiple games crash on unimplemented function d3dx11_43.dll.D3DX11GetImageInfoFromFile (Assetto Corsa 1.14.x, Project Cars)
  • #48814 Microsoft Word 6.0 for Windows installer crashes after wine-4.8-247-g0d7d0427