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The Wine development release 5.1 is now available

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The Wine development release 5.1 is now available.

What's new in this release (see below for details):
- Support for using LLVM-MinGW as PE cross-compiler.
- Better reporting of error location in JScript and VBScript.
- Support for relocatable installation of the Winelib tools.
- Ellipse drawing in Direct2D.
- OLE monikers improvements.
- Various bug fixes.

The source is available from the following locations:

https://dl.winehq.org/wine/source/5.x/wine-5.1.tar.xz
http://mirrors.ibiblio.org/wine/source/5.x/wine-5.1.tar.xz

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Also: Wine 5.1 Kicks Off The New Development Series Towards Wine 6.0

Wine 5.1 is out - the first development release of the year

Wine 5.1 Released with Overwatch and Darksiders Improvements

  • Wine 5.1 Released with Overwatch and Darksiders Improvements

    The Wine 5.1 development release is now available for download as the first step towards the next major version of the open-source compatibility layer for running Windows programs on Linux-based operating systems.

    Wine 5.1 comes almost two weeks after the release of Wine 5.0, a major version that introduced support for the latest Vulkan 1.1 graphics API for better gaming performance, the re-implementation of the XAudio2 low-level audio API, support for multi-monitor configurations, as well as built-in modules in PE (Portable Executable) format.

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