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    Default Wine 1.3.20 Has Arrived

    Phoronix: Wine 1.3.20 Has Arrived

    Wine 1.3.20 has been released as the latest bi-weekly Wine development snapshot...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=OTQ0NQ

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    What do you mean it's not as exciting?.. Mouse clipping support! That finally solves the input problem! That means UT3 and countless other Unreal Engine games now work on Linux through Wine perfectly!

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    Quote Originally Posted by GreatEmerald View Post
    What do you mean it's not as exciting?.. Mouse clipping support! That finally solves the input problem! That means UT3 and countless other Unreal Engine games now work on Linux through Wine perfectly!
    [rant]
    Hint: Michael doesn't really have a clue since he apparently ignores each of my remarks that what he talks about as "Direct3D" improvements aren't really D3D improvements and thus not exciting at all (for anyone who knows how to configure Wine properly).
    [/rant]

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    Default In fact, this Wine release is more important than Direct3D improvements

    Wine 1.3.20 fixes mouse clipping issues, which generally means that it should be now unnecessary to set MouseWarpOverride registry key to "force". I've been waiting about 4 years for this. I checked Project Nomads as soon as I updated Wine this morning. Mouse now works BOTH in menu and in game, which effectively makes it another Platinum game. Same should be about Crysis, Unreal Engine games and plenty of others.

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    Default One man's fix... WoW's mouse is now broken

    Quote Originally Posted by Reloaded211 View Post
    Wine 1.3.20 fixes mouse clipping issues...
    Ironically, the mouse support in World of Warcraft is broken in 1.3.20. About 3 days ago, the mouse started clicking a point several inches to the left of the cursor?! (Using Wine from git.)

    I tried rotating the in-game "camera" angle using the mouse this morning, but was flung into a (seemingly) random direction instead. So it's back to 1.3.18 for me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chrisr View Post
    About 3 days ago, the mouse started clicking a point several inches to the left of the cursor?! (Using Wine from git.)
    For me, selecting multiple units in Warcraft 3 was broken with previous release, but now it works as expected. Fingers crossed that it will stay that way

    That's just the way it is - along with improvements inevitably comes regressions which in turn will be corrected someday.

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