Release 6.18

The Wine development release 6.18 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Shell32 and WineBus libraries converted to PE.
  • Unicode data updated to Unicode version 14.
  • Mono engine updated to version 6.4.0, with COM improvements.
  • More work towards Dwarf 3/4 debug support.
  • HID joystick enabled by default.
  • Various bug fixes.

Bugs fixed in 6.18 (total 19):

  • #34584 Thai2English doesn't work with Wine-Mono
  • #38011 ID Photo Maker 3.2 can't import jpegs for editing (needs avicap32.dll.capCreateCaptureWindowW implementation)
  • #43109 (EZ4_Client) Crashes on start (fixed on staging)
  • #48442 MPGUI crashes on start with Wine-Mono
  • #50089 Far Manager 2.0 crashes on start-up
  • #50244 Melodyne 5: activation via internet fails with 12152 error
  • #50272 Melodyne 5: activation via internet produces "Unknown Error"
  • #50498 Intel Assistive Context-Aware Toolkit (ACAT) v1.00.0 (.NET 4.5 app) setup crashes with unimplemented 'System.ServiceModel.Description.MetadataExporter.set_PolicyVersion' using Wine-Mono
  • #50623 Windows ISO Downloader 8.45 - Error messages and freeze with wine-mono
  • #51503 vbscript parser error in expression with # char
  • #51576 Click-N-Type 3.03 virtual keyboard installer sometimes has two task panes
  • #51596 Unhandled exception code c0000005 when running any 64-bit Winelib application
  • #51631 winhttp:winhttp and winhttp:notification fail because echo.websocket.org is out of commission
  • #51696 ntoskrnl.exe:ntoskrnl outputs too much traces (and broke the Wine tests entirely)
  • #51723 Timespinner controller triggers aren't properly recognized
  • #51729 Unable to find an entry point named 'UiaDisconnectProvider' in DLL 'UIAutomationCore.dll'
  • #51741 Nt*PowerRequest syscalls do not exist on real Windows
  • #51757 Network application crashes
  • #51787 Resident Evil 7 crashes on launch