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Westwood classic RPG 'Nox' lives on with the OpenNox game engine
20 June 2022 at 2:40 pm UTC Likes: 2

I dont know this exist..............

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Wine 7.8 is out now with X11 and OSS drivers converted to PE
7 May 2022 at 9:48 pm UTC Likes: 6

in my case solve alt+tab input issues with some unity games:

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Linux gaming overlay MangoHud has a new release
5 May 2022 at 12:58 pm UTC

in my case works on trinity desktop R14.0 with xubuntu 2204

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Ubuntu 22.04 LTS is out now
21 April 2022 at 6:58 pm UTC

in my case stay works ok* but use kernel 5.16 (ubuntu kernel mainline app) with nvidia driver 510.60.02

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*i have tesing 22.04 around for 4 months


Wine 7.6 out now with more PE conversion work, Mono updated
9 April 2022 at 2:21 pm UTC Likes: 3

​this release fix sega rally launcher thanks to wine-mono 7.2.0

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and in my case begin work cinematics in trials of cold steel

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Intel Arc Graphics launches for laptops, desktop GPUs later this year
30 March 2022 at 11:57 pm UTC Likes: 2

AV1 hardware encode.........still with lower models like arc 3*

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**av1 decode and encode support in lower mobile gpus, meanwhile crappy mobile gpus ported to desktop like rx 6500 xt launched in 2022 dont have decode and encode support 

selling gtx 1050 2gb with a few usage


Vulkan API 1.3.210 out with new extensions, new NVIDIA Beta Driver ready
29 March 2022 at 8:29 pm UTC Likes: 1

this driver dont install (.run installer) with kernel 5.17, with kernel 5.15 works ok

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Wine 7.4 changes the default theme and more PE conversion work
16 March 2022 at 4:29 am UTC Likes: 1

Apparently next wine aka 7.5 will be give a interesting things:


this patchs

https://source.winehq.org/git/wine.git/commit/e4258d529342cc1dc486a136d0f715520b3dd5da

https://source.winehq.org/git/wine.git/commit/651e4002ceeb9a15b11a184b5f47a732e26b7e00


refer to wma decode and have relation with this bugs


Dead Rising encounters infinite loading when starting a new game (needs WMAudio Decoder DMO)

https://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=51931


Multiple games are missing sound effects since FAudio import (Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1, Skyrim Legendary Edition)

https://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=52391


and this patchs

https://source.winehq.org/git/wine.git/commit/2d7c37da495cc25d14f5b2761a5d7e2a2111320a

https://source.winehq.org/git/wine.git/commit/dfce20f34322e4d4087edf0e5f065ae7a2493151

https://source.winehq.org/git/wine.git/commit/648ea45b810f54e5da69a239a4198c3f48b4c7e2

https://source.winehq.org/git/wine.git/commit/3dd1aefc682adff082d2ae267a230f684dc1e9c4

https://source.winehq.org/git/wine.git/commit/f71c51cb19fd694ad9e169ecc37767a93bbe40aa

at least will be added in master could affect h.264 cinematics according this bugs:


Call of Duty Black Ops 3 doesn't run because of mfplat

https://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=47084


Hard Reset Redux and Shadow Warrior 2: no videos in game

https://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=45988


Quantum Break crashes when live-action video begins (needs CLSID_CMSH264DecoderMFT)

https://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=49715


Mortal Kombat 11 - Crash to Desktop after 3rd Splash Screen

https://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=52183


Doom Shinobi is my new favourite GZDoom mod
14 February 2022 at 1:59 pm UTC

ryu hayabusa finds doom

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Microsoft to acquire Activision Blizzard
18 January 2022 at 5:12 pm UTC Likes: 4

Quoting: NanobangOne of these days Microsoft will acquire Microsoft and we'll all die from the resulting black hole.

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