Wine 1.7.43 released with support for WoW64 mode on ARM64

Wine 1.7.43 recently released, comes various bug fixes including support for support for WoW64 mode on ARM64, Improved support for Shell Browser windows, Some more API Sets libraries, Read/write operations support with built-in devices, and Major Catalan translation update . Wine (Wine Is Not An Emulator) as we already know is a software for running Windows applications on Linux machines.


Wine 1.7.43 changelog

  • WinBoard console window stops working after 32767 chars
  • Legions Overdrive: crashes when starting a game
  • Mini Racing Online: Cars are invisible
  • Starcraft Campaign Editor shows Wine icon instead of map icon
  • Battlefield Bad Company 2 audio doesn’t work in-game
  • C&C – Red Alert 2 can not enter campaign when fullscreen
  • JScript Date.parse doesn’t work
  • AsystentCRM installer needs Shell folder object Folder::ParseName method implemented
  • Finale/Finale Notepad 2012: Operations are painfully slow
  • qq international 2.0 crashes with native riched20 and builtin ctf
  • wineconsole truncates argument string in 256 bytes
  • Mars: War Logs crashes at start
  • Age of Mythology games with more than 2 players don’t work (interface bound sockets do not return the correct address in getsockname)
  • Child of Light 1.0 Demo Steam exit after launch
  • Evernote 5.5.x – Options window is too small and unresizeable
  • Chessmaster 10/11: Absent chess piece lighting with Direct3D
  • Open General crashes when exiting.
  • Chessmaster X/XI dynamic lighting no longer present in wine-1.7.40 (regression)
  • Voobly fails to connect to lobby (threaded app close socket in the middle of other thread select call)
  • valgrind shows several uninitialized variables in dlls/winmm/tests/wave.c
  • Uru: Ages Beyond Myst demo (Myst Online: Uru Live) hangs with a black screen
  • Tropico 2: rendering issues (pink rectangles)
  • Strong Bad’s Cool Game: missing music and voices
  • AsystentCRM installer needs Shell folder object FolderItem::Verbs method implemented
  • Wings of Vi: Hangs when window is moved.
  • PES2015 won’t connect to online services (GetIpAddrTable needs to fill wType parameter)

Install Wine 1.7.43 on Ubuntu OS

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ricotz/unstable

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install wine1.7
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