After a year of development and 28 experimental versions, a stable release of the open implementation of Win32 API - Wine 5.0, which incorporated more than 7400 changes, is presented. Among the key achievements of the new version is the delivery of built-in Wine modules in PE format, support for multi-monitor configurations, a new implementation of the sound API XAudio2, and support for the Vulkan 1.1 graphics API.
Wine confirms the full-fledged work of 4869 (a year ago 4737) programs for Windows, another 4136 (a year ago 4045) programs work fine with additional settings and external DLLs. 3635 programs have small operational problems that do not interfere with the use of the main functions of the applications.
The main highlights are:
- Builtin modules in PE format.
- Multi-monitor support.
- XAudio2 reimplementation.
- Vulkan 1.1 support.
Get more at the official website and the release notes.