Wine 2.21 Fixes More Witcher 3 Issues, Improves Serial Port Detection on Linux

  • Post Updated: April 3, 2024

Wine, the open-source compatibility layer for running Windows apps and games on Linux-based and UNIX-like operating systems, has been updated today to version 2.21.

Wine 2.21 is a development release coming eleven days after the previous milestone, Wine 2.20, to add a bunch of enhancements, such as indirect draws support in Direct 3D, better serial port detection on GNU/Linux systems, as well as better DPI scaling in the Shell Explorer.

It also adds more metafile support in GdiPlus and attempts to fix WoW64 services and calling conventions for ARM hardware. As usual, there are several other bug fixes for various Windows apps and games, and, according to the internal changelog, Wine 2.21 addresses a total of 16 is… (read more)

Remember to like our facebook and our twitter @ubuntufree for a chance to win a free Ubuntu laptop by Dell or HP!

Top Trending Pages: Ubuntu Downloads | Ubuntu How To Guide | Download Ubuntu Software | Share Ubuntu Files With Windows