Wine 2.1 Released

February 3, 2017

The Wine development release 2.1 is now available.

What's new in this release:

  • Many fixes that were deferred during code freeze.
  • More Shader Model 5 instructions.
  • A number of improvements to MIME message handling.
  • Line breaking improvements in DirectWrite.
  • HID bus service now running by default.
  • Direct2D rendering improvements.
  • Various bug fixes.
  • Source release tarballs now use xz compression.

The source is available now. Binary packages are in the process of being built, and will appear soon at their respective download locations.