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WineConf '04 Summary

February 3, 2004

A WineConf summary has been put together and made available in the form of Wine Weekly News #208.

WineConf '04 Complete

February 2, 2004

WineConf for 2004 is now over. Thanks go out to all the attendees and those who chatted with us on IRC. We will be posting movies, slides, IRC logs, and photos to the WineConf website.

WineConf 2004

January 31, 2004

WineConf 2004 is now in session. There is a live video feed available at the WineConf website.

Wine Weekly News Issue 207

January 30, 2004

WWN Issue 207 was released today.

Wine Weekly News Issue 206

January 23, 2004

WWN Issue 206 was released today.

CodeWeavers CrossOver Compatibility Center

January 22, 2004

CodeWeavers announced the creation of the CodeWeavers CrossOver Compatibility Center, aka C4. This is part of a major new initiative to help Wine support more applications. "C4 also gives the Linux desktop community -- now numbering in the millions -- a place to "vote" for Linux support of specific Windows applications, as well as to pledge time and even money to see their favorite or essential Windows applications certified for the Linux desktop."

TransGaming Releases Point2Play 1.2

January 22, 2004

TransGaming released Point2Play 1.2 yesterday. The new version brings support for multiuser WineX installations and translations to German and Portuguese.

Wine 20040121 Released

January 21, 2004

  • Many improvements in the shell32 dll.
  • Better support for constructors in C++ Winelib apps.
  • Improved Regedit tool.
  • Full support for graphic tablets.
  • Lots of DirectMusic improvements.
  • Better support for video playback.
  • Full IME support for Asian locales.
  • Lots of bug fixes.
read more about this release...

Wine Weekly News Issue 205

January 16, 2004

WWN Issue 205 was released today.

Wine Weekly News Issue 204

January 9, 2004

WWN Issue 204 was released today.

Wine Weekly News Issue 203

January 2, 2004

WWN Issue 203 was released today.

Wine Weekly News Issue 202

December 26, 2003

WWN Issue 202 was released today.

CodeWeavers' CrossOver Plugin 2.1 released

December 23, 2003

CrossOver Plugin 2.1.0 is available for purchase from CodeWeavers' website. New features include better compatibility with newer Linux distributions and other bugfixes. See the announcement for more details.

Wine Weekly News Issue 201

December 19, 2003

WWN Issue 201 was released today.

TransGaming's WineX 3.2.1 Released

December 18, 2003

TransGaming released WineX 3.2.1 yesterday. Included are many game-specific fixes and workarounds. For more information, see the release notes.

Wine 20031212 Released

December 12, 2003

Initial implementation of XDND drag&drop support. Improved startup performance on remote displays. Major improvements in the oleaut32 dll. Some support for Netbios functions. Work around for Exec Shield and prelinking troubles. Many code cleanups. Lots of bug fixes.
read more about this release...

Wine Weekly News Issue 200

December 12, 2003

WWN Issue 200 was released today.

Wine Weekly News Issue 199

December 05, 2003

WWN Issue 199 was released today.

Press Coverage: SuSE 9.0 & CrossOver Office 2.1.0

December 2, 2003

OSNews published an article this week detailing one user's experience using CrossOver Office 2.1.0 with SuSE 9.0. Included is a nice screenshot showing Excel and the genetics program "Sequencher" running with the help of Wine.

Wine Weekly Newsletter Issue 198

November 28, 2003

WWN Issue 198 was released today.

Wine Weekly Newsletter Issue 197

November 21, 2003

WWN Issue 197 was released today.

Wine 20031118 Released

November 18, 2003

Many printing improvements. Run-time detection of NPTL threading. Lots of code merges from CrossOver Office 2.1. Some reorganization of the source tree. Lots of bug fixes.
read more about this release...

Wine Weekly Newsletter Issue 196

November 14, 2003

WWN Issue 196 was released today.

Wine presentation at the Tel-Aviv University Linux Club (Telux)

November 12, 2003

Shachar Shemesh will be giving a Wine presentation in Hebrew on November 30th at the Tel-Aviv University Linux Club. For more details see the Telux website.

Wine Weekly Newsletter Issue 195

November 10, 2003

WWN Issue 195 was released today.