Release 5.6

The Wine development release 5.6 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Still more Media Foundation work.
  • Improvements to Active Directory LDAP support.
  • A few more modules converted to PE.
  • Improvements to gdb proxy mode.
  • Various bug fixes.

Bugs fixed in 5.6 (total 38):

  • #19420 Passmark 7.0 2d benchmark tests fails without native gdiplus
  • #21466 Multiple applications need NtQueryVolumeInformationFile 'FileFsVolumeInformation' class support (AVG Free 8.x/9.x Antivirus Edition, MSYS2)
  • #24784 Explorer++ displays disabled toolbar icons incorrectly
  • #27324 Cossacks II (DotEmu version) refuses to start from its install directory (path too long?)
  • #30810 Keygener Assistant 2.x: main window has incorrect size and contents are all black
  • #31207 Monogram GraphStudio v0.3.x crashes when using Graph->Insert Filter
  • #33290 Fullscreen games cause panning configurations to be generated on some NVidia proprietary drivers
  • #34014 Star Wars KOTOR II: The Sith Lords: Movies/cutscenes do not play with opengl on
  • #37029 Evernote 5.5.x - unable to capture webcam note
  • #37043 Keyboard input broken in Roblox Player
  • #37051 Roblox Studio embedded webpage does not load consistently or properly using built-in winhttp
  • #38856 LEGO Lord of the Rings crashes randomly
  • #41610 ChurchBoard: Trying to create a window(about 3 minutes). And the error takes off.
  • #41740 Diablo 3's mouse sprite stops moving, but the mouse is still working.
  • #42072 Dead Space (Steam) crashes on save with "divide by zero" error
  • #42479 MYOB Accounting v18.5.x crashes on startup
  • #43704 Contacam crashes
  • #47083 MySQL 8.0.x community installer (.NET 4.5.x app) fails to configure mysql, needs support for WS_AF_INET6 in 'iphlpapi.GetExtendedTcpTable'
  • #47109 WineVulkan ICD isn't registered in wineprefixes
  • #47362 Media Feature Pack for W10N requires rtworkq.dll
  • #47794 Rockstar Games Launcher installer button images do not display
  • #47825 Webex Meetings crashes
  • #48611 Cairo Shell v0.3.x (.NET 4.7 app) crashes due to missing 'HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\WinLogon\Shell' registry sub-key
  • #48623 Error authenticating to LDAP controller
  • #48729 Binary Domain has misplaced text in configuration tool with builtin d3dx9_43
  • #48766 Late Shift doesn't work properly
  • #48778 Star Wars: The Old Republic crashes shortly after intro screen
  • #48788 null pointer in wined3d_palette_set_entries with Diablo GOG
  • #48798 RegCloseKey: Uninitialized read from get_language_sort
  • #48806 Panzer Corps 2 needs msvcp140.dll.?_XLgamma@std@@YANN@Z
  • #48816 The explorer doesn't support '/cd' option
  • #48832 Magic The Gathering Online: client does not start due to long file names since 2020-03-25 update
  • #48838 Wine fails to build wldap32 if LDAP is not installed
  • #48844 Magical Scramble Demo 1.20P shows white boxes instead of pictures.
  • #48846 msvcr90/tests/msvcr90.c: error: variadic functions must use the base AAPCS variant
  • #48888 error: redefinition of typedef ‘_onexit_t’ [/dlls/d3dcompiler_33]
  • #48897 Building fails with '/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -ldl'
  • #48902 Warframe launcher fails to replace updated Launcher.exe the first time (works when Retry option pressed, as Launcher.exe deleted first time)