Wine 1.9.2 Development released with GStreamer 1.0 support

Wine 1.9.2 development recently released, comes with a number of new features, improvements and bugfixes. This release now supports GStreamer, support for SHA hashes, underlines support in directwrite, Synthesizing bold glyphs also for bitmap fonts. and more Shader Model 4 instructions.

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Wine 1.9.2 Bug fixes

  • Gyldendal dictionary needs ole2disp.dll.SAFEARRAYALLOCDATA
  • SHBrowseForFolder: BIF_NEWSTYLEDIALOG not implemented – title gets cropped
  • Lack of ole2disp.dll.SAFEARRAYDESTROYDESCRIPTOR causes Nota Bene to refuse
  • Installshield installer text not being bolded (appinstall)
  • Use-after-free in DdeClientTransaction in user32 dde tests
  • Unimplemented function ole2.dll16.READCLASSSTM
  • winverbs doesn’t work, needs ole2disp.dll16.SAFEARRAYALLOCDESCRIPTOR
  • winegstreamer broken with >=glib-2.32.0
  • Render-to-fbo with WINED3D_SWAP_EFFECT_FLIP continually spammed in console
  • Add support for GStreamer 1.0 API/ABI
  • EasyPal version August 6 2012 crashes on unimplemented function msvcp60.dl
  • Castlevania: Lords of Shadow demo doesn’t work after intro movies
  • MSVC 2012 needs msvcp110.dll.?_Equivalent@sys@tr2@std@@YAHPBD0@Z
  • valgrind shows a few possible leaks in msxml3/tests/httpreq.c
  • valgrind shows several leaks in msxml3/tests/schema.c
  • Native MSVCP120.dll override requires implementation of msvcr120.dll._W_Ge
  • GLFont crashes saving a .glf file (needs msvcp70.dll.?open@?$basic_ofstrea
  • valgrind shows uninitialized variable in dlls/shlwapi/tests/ordinal.c
  • AVG installer wants ntdll.dll.RtlCreateUserProcess
  • Dungeon Keeper FX runs too quickly (differences in clock() function)
  • Steam client: links missing underline when DirectWrite method enabled
  • Unused variables xoffset, yoffset in SCROLL_TrackScrollBar
  • Dirt 3 requires WINED3DFMT_R8G8_UNORM
  • Zararadio crashes when it has to change from a playlist to another.
  • Cobra 11 – Burning Wheels demo: crashes when starting the tutorial
  • When closing a maximized microsoft word 2007 window, the program is closed
  • GTAIV rendering is broken
  • J-Link 1.3.0 does not start at all, needs winspool.drv.EnumPrinterKeyW
  • Warhammer 40k: Kill Team needs BC1_UNORM
  • Wreckfest Server: Crashes at startup, unimplemented function KERNEL32.dll.
  • Alien Shooter crashes often with access violation
  • LeapPadExplorer needs rasapi32.dll.RasSetCustomAuthDataW
  • Worms Armageddon opens wine explorer instead of running
  • Cabal II can’t be opened, needs msvcp100.dll.?lowest@?$numeric_limits@M@st
  • KeePassX 2.0 wants KERNEL32.dll.SetSearchPathMode
  • trackbar thumb always at zero on dialog load.
  • StarCraft II: 64bit client crashing regularly due to access violation (0xC
  • StarCraft II: 64bit client only runs with lowest shader settings
  • Regression in dmime caused by change in flag handling for DSBCAPS_CTRLPAN
  • Thumb slider doesn’t respond to key events
  • EveOnline launcher crashes when started, needs msvcr120.dll._dpcomp

Install Wine 1.9.2 on Ubuntu Linux OS

Note: PPA is not yet updated as at today but can download package here

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:wine/wine-builds

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install wine-devel

Remove Wine:

sudo apt-get remove wine-devel
 
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