Saturday, January 20, 2018

Wine 3.0 Released

Today the Wine team has released version 3.0 which is a major milestone for running Windows apps on Linux.  To update Wine on Linspire just run your system updater and it will update to version 3.  What are the changes to Wine 3.0 here are some highlights

System now reports as Windows 7
Direct3D 10 and 11 support.
The Direct3D command stream.
The Android graphics driver.
Improved DirectWrite and Direct2D support.

A more detailed release notes can be found here.

If you want a distro that has Wine 3.0 pre-loaded and ready to go you can purchase Linspire 7.0 from our webstore