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Wine 0.9.58
« on: March 21, 2008, 07:09:39 pm »

Wine 0.9.58 was released today, with the following main changes:

    * The default version is now Windows XP.
    * Many Richedit improvements.
    * Beginning of jscript dll support.
    * Shell folders now respect XDG directory configuration.
    * Many translation updates.
    * Lots of bug fixes.
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Re: Wine 0.9.58
« Reply #1 on: March 24, 2008, 03:05:38 am »

Wine 0.9.58 was released today, with the following main changes:

    * The default version is now Windows XP.
    * Many Richedit improvements.
    * Beginning of jscript dll support.
    * Shell folders now respect XDG directory configuration.
    * Many translation updates.
    * Lots of bug fixes.


Hi Dweeberkitty,

I've packaged wine-0.9.58 it installs and runs fine for the programs i've used it with so far.  ( at least on SOHO 5.9 B1.)  haven't uploaded it to contrib yet.   may get the chance today sometime.
Cheers! Dave
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Re: Wine 0.9.58
« Reply #2 on: March 24, 2008, 01:09:17 pm »

hi Dweeberkitty,
I've uploaded the wine-0.9.58 package to my contrib if you need it .

cheers!
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Re: Wine 0.9.58
« Reply #3 on: March 24, 2008, 04:33:32 pm »

Thank you very much kc1di. I'll give it a try.  :)
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Re: Wine 0.9.58
« Reply #4 on: March 24, 2008, 05:26:10 pm »

Thank you very much kc1di. I'll give it a try.  :)

Your welcome :)
Let me know how it works for  you .
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Re: Wine 0.9.58
« Reply #5 on: April 21, 2008, 01:07:31 am »

release 0.9.60 of Wine, a free implementation of Windows on Unix.

What's new in this release (see below for details):
  - Better support for Windows IMEs.
  - Option for Windows-style window decorations.
  - Improved system tray behavior.
  - Window management fixes.
  - Improved quartz audio support.
  - Better support for launching apps from Unix file managers.
  - Lots of bug fixes.
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Re: Wine 0.9.58
« Reply #6 on: April 21, 2008, 02:35:44 am »

I noticed that it was released yesterday but haven't had the time to download and package it yet will try in the next couple of days.

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