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1.0 release
posted by: brezerk on: 20 Jan 2013

Hi to all.

Here it is time for new q4wine release tagged by 1.0 version.

Changes since 0.121 are:


  • Option to set default directory for new wine prefixes (default: $HOME/.local/share/wineprefixes)
  • q4wine desktop menu tree [BUG-16]
  • Prefix execution template string;
  • Winetricks database cache;
  • Merge Wintricks core;
  • New System Config interface;
  • Mac OS X support;
  • Pre and Post run Icon scripts [3465598][3388054][2716333];
  • Icon and Prefix sorting (name, date);
  • Version string to About page;
  • Handler for wrong URL in wine app db;
  • Add Logging subsystem activation\deactivation button to Logging tab toolbar;
  • Add taskmgr, winemine, iexplorer, control, oleview icons to prefix's system folder;
  • New system icons from latest wine version;
  • Install program icons in $prefix/share/icons/hicolor/; Add 16,22,32,48,64,96,128,256 icon sizes [3505384];
  • Prefix to translation files names [3506372];
  • Prefix execution template string;


  • Quote run string in case of console useage (gnome-terminal, see BUG-15)
  • Winetricks functionality fails to work [BUG-15]
  • Cannot run 'Create Fake Drive' for a new prefix with a win32 architecture [BUG-14]
  • System Language autodetection does not work [BUG-13]
  • Error while loading application settings by key: 'WineLibs'. File or path does not exist: "" [BUG-12]
  • q4wine doesn't clean up user's tmp directory [BUG-11]
  • regression: selection focus jumps to prefix name on subdirectory selection;
  • regression: can't load user selected language
  • Enhanced win64 support for wine;
  • Better Wine library path autodetection [Linux];
  • Create ~/.local/share/wineprefixes directory if it does not exist;
  • Error is Desktop paths are empty;
  • Desktop Paths are wrongly labeled [3491775];
  • Win32 prefix creation while prefix directory exists;
  • Unite Icon\Detail toolbar actions;
  • No translations autoupdate at project build. Use make translations insted;
  • Fixed process refresh loop;
  • Extended env command after console terminal;
  • Updated README file: added "Known Issues" section;
  • Set WINEDEBUG to '-all' if logging subsystem disabled and program was executed not in console session;
  • Icon export dialog empty icons [3358599];
  • Dropped obsolete strings from translation files [3358602];
  • Fixed build in Debian GNU/Hurd (should also works in Arch Hurd);
  • Possibly fixed build in OpenBSD and NetBSD;

Released sources and packages are available in our downloads page.

Thanks to all, who made this release possible! :)

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