What’s new in this release (see below for details):
– Shell32 and WineBus libraries converted to PE.
– Unicode data updated to Unicode version 14.
– Mono engine updated to version 6.4.0, with COM improvements.
– More work towards Dwarf 3/4 debug support.
– HID joystick enabled by default.
– Various bug fixes.
The source is available from the following locations:
Binary packages for various distributions will be available from:
You will find documentation on https://www.winehq.org/documentation
You can also get the current source directly from the git
repository. Check https://www.winehq.org/git for details.
Wine is available thanks to the work of many people. See the file
AUTHORS in the distribution for the complete list.
Bugs fixed in 6.18 (total 19):
34584 Thai2English doesn’t work with Wine-Mono
38011 ID Photo Maker 3.2 can’t import jpegs for editing (needs avicap32.dll.capCreateCaptureWindowW implementation)
43109 (EZ4_Client) Crashes on start (fixed on staging)
48442 MPGUI crashes on start with Wine-Mono
50089 Far Manager 2.0 crashes on start-up
50244 Melodyne 5: activation via internet fails with 12152 error
50272 Melodyne 5: activation via internet produces “Unknown Error”
50498 Intel Assistive Context-Aware Toolkit (ACAT) v1.00.0 (.NET 4.5 app) setup crashes with unimplemented ‘System.ServiceModel.Description.MetadataExporter.set_PolicyVersion’ using Wine-Mono
50623 Windows ISO Downloader 8.45 – Error messages and freeze with wine-mono
51503 vbscript parser error in expression with # char
51576 Click-N-Type 3.03 virtual keyboard installer sometimes has two task panes
51596 Unhandled exception code c0000005 when running any 64-bit Winelib application
51631 winhttp:winhttp and winhttp:notification fail because echo.websocket.org is out of commission
51696 ntoskrnl.exe:ntoskrnl outputs too much traces (and broke the Wine tests entirely)
51723 Timespinner controller triggers aren’t properly recognized
51729 Unable to find an entry point named ‘UiaDisconnectProvider’ in DLL ‘UIAutomationCore.dll’
51741 Nt*PowerRequest syscalls do not exist on real Windows
51757 Network application crashes
51787 Resident Evil 7 crashes on launch