Release 6.8

The Wine development release 6.8 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Libraries installed into architecture-specific subdirectories.
  • Secur32 library converted to PE.
  • Support for Map object in JavaScript.
  • Various bug fixes.

Bugs fixed in 6.8 (total 35):

  • #11833 GroupMail 5.x crashes when creating new message
  • #19756 Date/time picker doesn't notify app about checkbox changes (TaskCoach: Cannot add new task with a due date)
  • #22327 Cannot install PGV demo for Windows using a clean wineprefix.
  • #24893 File/folder context menus have missing options (Explorer++, Double Commander)
  • #26189 Crysis Wars Dedicated Server no longer shows console on start under X
  • #28372 Ubuntu Skin Pack 5.0-XP installer crashes
  • #35102 Qvodplayer 3.5 Crashes on start
  • #35539 Proteus 8 demo fails to install
  • #37375 Visual C++ 2005 Express SP1 install fails
  • #39841 IShellFolder.CreateViewObject() doesn't support IID_IContextMenu (Double Commander "Error: invalid parameter" when right-clicking on an empty space)
  • #40227 LibreOffice 5.1.0 crashes when trying to run any Office program
  • #40382 CUEcards 2000 (v2.37) takes a lot of time to return with search results
  • #40823 Stone Giant demo crashes after launch
  • #41318 Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion requires binormal vectors support in D3DXComputeTangentFrameEx
  • #46948 Characters in The Sims Complete Collection render completely white
  • #49697 Age of Empires II (SafeDisc 1.x) fails to start since 3.0-rc
  • #49763 ALOTInstaller crashes
  • #49977 FIFA 11 Demo fifaconfig crashes when pressing Exit button
  • #49989 Samsung Dex installer crashes
  • #50006 The intro in The Sims Complete Collection gets played too fast
  • #50026 Powershell Core needs ntdll.RtlQueryProcessPlaceholderCompatibilityMode when run in win10 mode
  • #50117 winedbg --gdb doesn't work
  • #50396 Sacred Gold: wrong z-order or something else
  • #50503 Diablo 1: Game crashes after intro videos
  • #50961 Swtor game crash on splash screen 6.6
  • #50963 NtCreateUserProcess occasionally fails with STATUS_IMAGE_NOT_AT_BASE
  • #50980 Royal Quest: "out of memory" and other errors
  • #50992 Star Citizen crashes on unimplemented function advapi32.dll.QueryTraceA
  • #51028 Solid Edge 2021 Academic Edition: crash on startup
  • #51041 Scalable fonts with fsCsb[0] == 0 are not enumerated correctly
  • #51057 winetricks -q mfc42 fails
  • #51067 ToolTaskTest:Execute_2 test fails on x86_64
  • #51070 Wine fails to create or update prefix
  • #51076 demangle_datatype in ucrtbase crash in vc2019 x86 mode
  • #51082 Regression: Powershell Core installs in wrong directory