The Wine Development Release 1.9.7 Is Now Available

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The Wine team released today another development release of their software. Version 1.9.7 has many small changes including 42 bugfixes.

The few most interesting features introduced in this release:
  • More work towards the WineD3D command stream.
  • More support for Shader Model 5 shaders.
  • C++ exception handling on x86-64.
  • Support for Windows-style static import libraries.
  • Performance fixes in the XML writer.
  • Various bug fixes.

To learn more about this release pleas visit this announcement.

The source code for this release is available here:

To get the most recent changes, a git repository is a good starting point.

Binary packages should be available for a download as soon as the build process is finished.
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mrdeathjr 2 Apr, 2016
In this wine version appears some changes related with double buffer, some example of this is one piece pirate warriors 3 begins work

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Maybe others like dynasty warriors 8 xtreme legends

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In other issues transformers devastation have minor flickering in menus compared with other wine versions, in game works without problems in test

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Respect CSMT in rise of the triad performance remains without changes however is needed test other titles like aliens colonial marines and maybe others


Last edited by mrdeathjr on 3 April 2016 at 12:02 am UTC
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