WINE 6.0 STABLE VERSION IS NOW AVAILABLE

Wine 6.0
WINE 6.0 STABLE

New year, new wine ... I say Wine new. The stable version of Wine 6.0. Loved by many, hated by some Wine is a compatibility layer capable of running Windows applications on various POSIX-compatible operating systems, such as Linux, macOS, and BSD. Rather than simulating the internal logic of Windows like a virtual machine or emulator, Wine translates Windows API calls into POSIX calls on the fly, removing the performance and memory penalties of other methods and allowing you to cleanly integrate Windows applications. Windows on your Linux desktop.

Among the many highlights of Wine 6.0 are core modules that are currently being implemented in Portable Executable (PE) format, Vulkan's initial (experimental) back-end for WineD3D as an alternative to OpenGL, DirectShow and Media Foundation support. , and a redesign of its text console implementation.

«The Wine team is proud to announce that the stable release of Wine 6.0 is now available. This release represents a year of development effort and more than 8,300 individual changes.«, Explains Alexandre Julliard, Wine developer.

Julliard also said, 'This release is dedicated to the memory of Ken Thomases, who passed away just before Christmas at the age of 51. Ken was an incredibly brilliant developer, and the mastermind behind MacOS support in Wine. We all miss his skills, his patience and his dark sense of humor.«.

Among the long list of changes that arrive in this new version of the program, the developer highlighted the following areas in which important changes were implemented. However if you are interested you can see a complete record of the changes you here.

  • Central modules in PE format.
  • Vulcano Backend for WineD3D.
  • DirectShow and Media Foundation support.
  • Redesign of the text console.

Before you get too excited, you should know that Wine is not a perfect product. Some apps and games will work fine, while others may be slow or buggy. There can be a lot of trial and error. Unless a certain Windows-only program is critical for you, I recommend that you find a Linux alternative, or opt for a web-based solution, like Microsoft's excellent Office Online. In other cases the excellent Free Software alternatives available in the Deepin application store or even Deepines Store. In other words, in many cases, Wine should be the last resort.

If you are ready to download and compile Wine 6.0 by yourself, you can get the source you here. Looking for an easier way to install it? You can download the appropriate packages you here.

NOTE: Unfortunately this version 6.0 still cannot be installed in Deepin 20.1 (Please do not try)

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Yub3r
Yub3r (@yub3r)
3 meses atrás

I use a Laptop with Deepin for work, Wine is an essential tool for an IT. May the successes of this great Distro continue. Cheers!

echeyde777
echeyde777 (@echeyde777)
Respondiendo a  Yub3r
2 meses atrás

We hope it will be available soon in Deepin 20.

Eric.Solar
Eric.Solar (@eric-solar)
2 meses atrás

I have Deepin 20.1, and I require a program that only mail on windows or mac, what other app do you recommend to run this program?

Car
Car (@car)
Respondiendo a  Eric.Solar
2 meses atrás

Eric.Solar Wine or wine with Play on Linux. there is no other application that can support a Windows executable

You even need to use version 6 since you will not be able to install it in Deepin. In the repos it already comes or you can install the HQ by following this tutorial.

https: //deepinenespañol.org/instalar-wine-hq-en-deepin/

 

Rigo Hernandez
Rigo Hernandez (@rigohernandez96)
2 meses atrás

I prefer PlayOnLinux, and if I had to use Wine I would use the commercial version called crossover, which is far superior.

Jorge Adalberto Duque Ocampo
Jorge Adalberto Duque Ocampo (@jorgeadalbertoduqueocampo)
2 meses atrás
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