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Wine 1.4 Nears Release: Code Freeze, 1.4-rc1

Phoronix has been reporting for a while a now that it looks like Wine 1.4 would be released by April of 2012. This looks like it will all pan out with Wine 1.4 now entering a code freeze and 1.4-rc1 was released this Friday rather than a Wine 1.3 development point release.
27 January 2012 - Wine 1.4 - 4 Comments

Wine 1.3.37 Rounds Out The DIB Engine

As Wine 1.4 approaches, Wine 1.3.37 was released today with several prominent changes.
13 January 2012 - Wine 1.3.37 - 3 Comments

CrossOver 11 Is Coming, Based On Wine 1.4

CodeWeavers is now working towards CrossOver 11.0 as the next major version of their Office and Gaming products that allow popular Windows software to run unmodified under Linux and Mac OS X platforms. CrossOver 11 will be based upon the Wine 1.4 release and is expected for release in just a few months.
12 January 2012 - CodeWeavers - 2 Comments

Wine 1.3.36 Brings UDisks, DIB Enhancements, Etc

Wine 1.3.36 was released before bringing in the new year.
1 January 2012 - And More - 12 Comments

Wine 1.3.35 Lands DIB Improvements & More

There's a new version of Wine available for testing this weekend.
16 December 2011 - New Release - 3 Comments

Wine 1.3.34 Supports Bytecode In JavaScript

There's a new release of Wine with some interesting changes.
2 December 2011 - New Wine Release

Wine 1.3.33 Has A New Gecko

Wine 1.3.33 was released today with a few noteworthy changes.
18 November 2011 - New Release - 3 Comments

Wine 1.3.32 Furthers The DIB Engine, BiDi

It's time for another bi-weekly development snapshot of Wine.
4 November 2011 - Plus MSXML

The Wine 1.4 Release Criteria

Last week Wine 1.3.31 was released. If you have been wondering when the next stable release, Wine 1.4, will arrive now that many development releases have occurred in the 1.3 series and it's been more than a year since the last major release (Wine 1.2), here's some information.
26 October 2011 - Wine 1.4 - 3 Comments

Wine Pumps Out 1.3.31 Release

Wine 1.3.31 was released today.
21 October 2011 - New Wine - 9 Comments

Benchmarks From Wine 1.3.21 To Wine 1.3.30

Here's a glance at how the Direct3D/OpenGL performance in Wine has evolved over the past several months, from Wine 1.3.21 to Wine 1.3.30.
17 October 2011 - Wine Benchmarks - 7 Comments

The Wine Project Was Compromised

Jeremy White of CodeWeavers has announced that the WineHQ database system, used by Wine for its BugZilla and for its application rating system, was compromised by hacker(s).
11 October 2011 - WineHQ - 34 Comments

Wine 1.3.30 Has New DirectSound & More

New Wine development releases normally come every other Friday, but last week there wasn't any Wine 1.3.30 release. Fear not, however, as the Wine developers have went forward with the Wine 1.3.30 release this Monday. Wine 1.3.30 does offer up a few interesting features.
10 October 2011 - New Release - 10 Comments

Wine 1.3.29 Plays Better With VB Script, X Render

It's time for another bi-weekly development release of Wine... This new release, Wine 1.3.29, has noteworthy changes when it comes to Visual Basic Script (VBScript) and X Render support.
24 September 2011 - Bi-Weekly

Wine 1.3.28: Fun With DirectDraw/OpenGL, VBScript

Wine 1.3.27 brought Direct3D multi-sampling support and other features just two weeks ago, but it's been replaced today by Wine 1.3.28. There's some exciting changes in this release too with DirectDraw now defaulting to the OpenGL renderer, an initial version of the VBScript parser, and other changes.
9 September 2011 - New Release - 24 Comments

Wine 1.3.27 Brings Direct3D Multi-Sampling

It's been three weeks since the last Wine development release (Wine 1.3.26), compared to the usual two weeks between issuing new snapshots, but Wine 1.3.27 has arrived this Friday afternoon.
26 August 2011 - New Features

Wine 1.3.26 Improves The Built-In Internet Explorer

There's a new Wine development release available this weekend for those not partaking in the Berlin Desktop Summit. The new Wine release is version 1.3.26 and it delivers on several core improvements.
5 August 2011 - New Wine

Wine 1.3.25 Presents Rewritten Audio Support

While released on an unfortunate day, Wine 1.3.25 has made it out into the world per the usual bi-weekly development cycle. Prominently featured in Wine 1.3.25 is rewritten audio support based upon the Windows 7 architecture.
22 July 2011 - New Release - 15 Comments

Wine 1.3.24 Continues Direct3D 9.0 Implementation

Two weeks ago marked the release of Wine 1.3.23, which implemented more Direct3D 9.0 functionality, but for many users -- as pointed out in the forums -- it regressed a great deal. A lot of Windows games were now crashing and other Direct3D-related issues emerged with the newly-implemented functions. Wine 1.3.24 has now been released and it continues work on the Direct3D 9.0 support.
8 July 2011 - And More - 5 Comments

Wine 1.3.23 Hooks Into More Direct3D 9.0 Functionality

Wine 1.3.23 has been released this afternoon with more Direct3D/DirectX 9.0 functions being implemented by this popular free software project.
24 June 2011 - New Release - 9 Comments

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