Wine release 0.9.7

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Thu Feb 2 10:06:36 CST 2006

This is release 0.9.7 of Wine, a free implementation of Windows on Unix.

What's new in this release:
  - Directory change notifications can use inotify now.
  - Hardware breakpoints in the Wine debugger.
  - Beginnings of support for tape APIs.
  - A bunch of improvements to the IDL compiler.
  - Better scheme for mapping My Documents etc. to Unix directories.
  - Lots of bug fixes.

Because of lags created by using mirrors, this message may reach you
before the release is available at the public sites. The sources will
be available from the following locations:

Binary packages for various distributions will be available from:

You will find documentation on

You can also get the current source directly from the git or CVS
repositories. Check respectively or for details.

Patches should be submitted to "wine-patches at".  Please
don't forget to include a ChangeLog entry. If you submitted a patch,
please check to make sure it has been included in the new release.

Wine is available thanks to the work of many people. See the file
AUTHORS in the distribution for the complete list.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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