Release 7.0-rc3

The Wine development release 7.0-rc3 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.

Bugs fixed in 7.0-rc3 (total 22):

  • #39699 EDT for Windows installer crashes inside wine`s hhctrl.ocx
  • #41098 Descent 3 (GOG version) has problem when running with OpenGL renderer (Nvidia proprietary drivers)
  • #47875 kernel32:file: FindFirstFile("foo\nul\bar") succeeds on AMD graphics!
  • #48032 Origin often fails to install games (regression)
  • #48776 GoToMeeting Opener crashes
  • #49338 Black screen when playing videos in Lylian demo
  • #49397 DX11 Sample "Texturing and Lighting" fails with error "Failed to load texture"
  • #50159 Lylian demo plays: we can hear sounds but no video.
  • #50668 Submarine Titans crashes when the opening video should be played
  • #51159 test_NLSVersion() fails on Windows 10 >= 2004 in kernel32:locale
  • #51598 cmd.exe crashes on "if exist" without arguments
  • #51862 Error compiling function init_cpu_info() in dlls/ntdll/unix/system.c with GCC 4.8.4
  • #52073 The builtin libxml2/libxslt libraries break msxml3:domdoc in wow64 mode
  • #52180 Significant performance regression in The Sims 2
  • #52198 MotoGP 2 launcher 'Configure controller' menu doesn't open
  • #52200 Yamizome Liberator (demo): In-game video isn't played.
  • #52202 Notation Player 4 has no sound while playing MIDI file when using winecoreaudio.drv
  • #52214 Elite Dangerous game can't recognize network when using WLAN adapter, but launcher works
  • #52222 WINEDLLOVERRIDES="DINPUT8.dll=n,b" no longer works since 4f1095a0, worked in V6.23.
  • #52224 inetmib1:main test times out in linux
  • #52225 Several games suffer from audio crackling due to underflows in winepulse.drv
  • #52260 Gothic 3: flickering, low-res textures with built-in msvcrt.dll