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Q4Wine Version 1.1-r2

Version changes since 1.1-r1

Fixed:

  • Error while loading application settings by key: 'WineLibs' BUG-42;
Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2013-12-16

Q4Wine Version 1.1-r1

Version changes since 1.1

Fixed:

  • Error while loading application settings by key: 'WineLibs' BUG-42;
  • Updated Afrikaans translation. thx 2 Danie Wessels;
  • Fixed cmake warnings;
  • Updated .desktop file;
Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2013-12-01

Q4Wine Version 1.1

Version changes since 1.1

Fixed:

  • Gentoo: QtSingleApplication package not found with DWITH_SYSTEM_SINGLEAPP=ON BUG-39;
  • FreeBSD\clang error: use of undeclared identifier 'LC_*' BUG-41;

Added:

  • extended list of a virtual desktop resolutions BUG-35;
  • configure multiple wine paths globally to allow easily selection in prefixes BUG-23;
  • create predefined execution template strings for optirun, separate X display, e.t.c. BUG-37;
Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2013-11-10

Q4Wine Version 1.0-r3

Version changes since 1.0-r2

Fixed:
- "Use single-click to run icons" does not affect icons in "setup" tab BUG-27;
- q4wine.desktop value "" for key "Path" in group "Desktop Entry" BUG-29;
- Pre and Post run Icon scripts unusable, if the path contains ")" BUG-33;... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2013-05-02

Q4Wine Version 1.0-r2

Version changes since 1.0-r1

Fixed:
- Clean setup: error while loading application settings by key: prefixDefaultPath BUG-25;
- Winetricks plugin does not check script presence BUG-26;
- "Use single-click to run icons" does not affect icons in "setup" tab BUG-27;
Added:
- Persian translation. Thx 2 Arash Ariayee;
- Winetricks plugin can use script installed in system BUG-28;

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2013-03-03

Q4Wine Version 1.0-r1

Version changes since 1.0

Fixed:
- Prefix tree "Delete" menu item do not remove menu tree.
- Support for utf8 system user name [BUG-20];
- Winetricks doesn't work properly if WINEPATH contain spaces [BUG-19];

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2013-01-26

Q4Wine Version 1.0

Version changes since 0.121

Fixed:
- 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;... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2013-01-20

Q4Wine Version 0.999-rc8

Version 0.999-rc8
Added:
- Prefix execution template string;

Fixed:
- regression: selection focus jumps to prefix name on subdirectory selection;
- regression: can't load user selected language

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2012-06-27

Q4Wine Version 0.999-rc7

Version 0.999-rc7
Added:
- 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];
- Add prefix to translation files names [3506372];... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2012-06-03

Bug tracker has been moved

Hi All.
Due to mass spam on SF I suggest to move q4wine issue and support tracker to https://github.com/brezerk/q4wine/issues

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2012-04-14

q4wine 0.121 released

Hi to all.

Here it is time for new q4wine release tagged by 0.121 version.

Changes since 0.120 are:

Added:
- updated winetricks plugin;
- option to make Prefix view unexpanded at startup;
- Polish translation by Frank (nobange);
- interoperability of wineprefixes between q4wine, wibom, vineyard, and
winetricks (and maybe playonlinux) http://wiki.winehq.org/BottleSpec;
- German translation by Ron;
- experimental build support for Mac OS X;
- extended virtual desktop resolution list [3150062];
- request for language locale support [3144001 and 3149056];
- Hebrew translation by Yaron Shahrabani;
- Prefix alphabetic sort;... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2011-06-05

q4wine 0.120-r1 released

Hi to all.

Here it is time for new q4wine release tagged by 0.120-r1 version.

Unfortunately, due to lack of free time, many planned features was not implemented and targeted for next release;

Changes since 0.120 are:

Added:
- q4wine now will create new symlinks when mounting $WINEPREFIX/dosdevices/${DRIVE}: pointing to the mount point and $WINEPREFIX/dosdevices/${DRIVE}:: pointing to the Image file;... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-12-28

q4wine 0.120 released

Hi to all.

Here it is time for new q4wine release tagged by 0.120 version.

Changes since 0.120 are:
Added:
- Added Czech translation (thx to Pavel Fric);
- Added cmake option MANPAGE_ENTRY_PATH;
- User now can open system terminal from q4wine programs tab menu for selected directory;
- Winetriks plug-in updates;
- Added minimize to tray at startup option;
- Added minimize to tray at application icon startup option;
- DBUS notification;
- Added Wine WOW64Node support and configuration settings;... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-10-01

q4wine 0.119-r1 released

Hi to all.

Here it is time for new q4wine bugfix release tagged by 0.119-r1 version.

Changes since 0.119 are:
Added:
- Updated Russian translation (thx to Boris Pek);
- Settings dialog online documentation;

Fixed:
- Some of English spell errors;
- hyphen-used-as-minus-sign errors for man pages;
- bug with dll override app run (q4wine-Bugs-3043548);
- bug with user console wine app run;
- strange locale bug reported by Taras Rozbitskiy;

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-08-19

q4wine 0.119 released

Hi to all.

Here it is time for new q4wine release tagged by 0.119 version.

Changes since 0.118 are:

Added:
* New Fake Drive settings dialog (Wizard now obsolete);
* Added a lot of new Fake Drive options;
* Desktop integration;
* Wine .desktop files import;
* Sync fake drive settings to head wine version;
* Various user interface enhancement;
* Updated Ukrainian, Italian and Spanish translations;
* Updated on-line documentation;... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-08-10

I and Irina have married

Hi to all!

Today (2010-07-23 10:50), I and Irina have married. We are happy. We get honey month.

For this period, the development process of q4wine will be hated for a while.

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-07-24

q4wine 0.119-rc2 released

Hi to all.

Here it is new q4wine release candidate tagged by 0.119 version.

Changes since 0.119-rc1 are:

* Updated Italian and Ukrainian translations;
* Some fixes for GUI layout;
* Prefix icons created by default after prefix creation;

We have one week for translation update and bugs hunting, before 0.119 will be released;

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-06-17

q4wine 0.119-rc1 released

Hi to all.

Here it is new q4wine release candidate tagger by 0.119 version.

Current release goals are:
* New fake drive settings dialog (Wizard style goes away);
* Sync fake drive settings to head wine version;
* Import for wine desktop icons;
* Winetriks plugin improvement;
* New settings dialog;
* Various user interface enhancement;

We have one week for translation update and bugs hunting, before 0.119 will be released;

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-06-14

q4wine 0.118 released

Hi to All!

It is time for new q4wine release tagged by 0.118 version.

I'd like to introduce new Wine AppDB browser engine, new helper which allows to trace wine app status, and more.

ChangeLog:

Added:
- Wine AppDB support;
- Helper binary and Application logger subsystem;
- A lot of GUI improvements;
- You can mount iso images just by droping them into q4wine icons list space;
- Automatic unmounting for mouned media before mount new one;
- Q4Wine now can be associated with application/x-ms-dos-executable mime type files;
- Added AUTHORS file;
- Added man pages;
- Try to get program's icon from ~/.local/share/icons by it's name;... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-04-15

v0.117-r8 release candidate updates

This release candidate include fixes for q4wine's core and appdb browser for x86_64 systems, added appdb cache system, added man pages, updated locales.

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-04-09

v0.117-r7 release candidate updates

This release candidate include fixes for q4wine-helper (WINEDLLOVERRIDES variable handle and system patch issue), GUI fixes and translation updates;

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-03-26

v0.117-r6 for testing and translation updates

Hi to All!

After month-es of development and after tree not public releases, I'd like to inform all of you, about new q4wine release candidate. It is fully ready for testing and translation update process.

* Current release goals: Wine AppDB browser;
* Q4Wine helper;
* Logging subsystem;
* GUI improvements;
* CMake scripts updates;

You can get q4wine from git or download it from source forge mirror.... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2010-03-22

q4wine 0.114-r1 bug fix release

There was some bug reported by Kyrill Detinov.
Bug with "Fake Derive" wizard: default "C:" wine dosdrive creates wrong symbolic link.

So it was fixed in this release.

Fixed:
- Fixed wrong wine C: drive symlink while create new Fake Drive (thx 2 Kyrill Detinov);
- Fixed Russian spelling;
- Fixed some text layouts;

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2009-11-16

q4wine 0.114 released

Added:
- New Registry read\write engine;
- New color option at Fake drive creation\update wizard;
- New wine settings in Fake drive creation\update wizard;
- Fake drive update wizard now can read actual wine registry configuration;
- Filter text field for q4wine icons;
- New Spanish translation (thx 2 Carlos Ignacio Ruax);
- New Italian translation (thx 2 Ercole Carpanetto);
- New FreeBSD mount and umount scripts (thx 2 Sergey V. Dyatko); ... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2009-11-15

q4wine 0.112 released

Version 0.113
Added:
- Added embeded q4wine-mount (This is a copy of fuseiso + RH path);
Note: use this if you too lazy to compile fuseiso from SF and apply pathes;
- fuseiso ( http://sourceforge.net/projects/fuseiso/ ) full support.
- q4wine now remembers 8 recent mounted images;
- q4wine now remembers 8 recent runned binaryes via Run dialog;
- QtSingleApp integration. Now you can run only one instance of q4wine-gui;
- Online documentation;
- New website: http://q4wine.brezblock.org.ua/;
- Now q4wine save last user selected prefix and dir;
- Added "open directory" menu items via xdg-utils;
- Added "open directory" menu items via winefile;
- Added xdg-utils support (note: now it is in the depends list)
- Added q4wine-cli console utility for wine applications and prefixes management.
- Added libq4wine implementation;
- Added translation file for Portuguese (Brazil) by Marcio Moraes;
- Added *.xpm filter to icon import patten;
- Added http proxy support for winetriks;
- Improved icon display widget;
- Added Drag & Drop support;
- Added Drag support q4wine icons export;
- Added Drop support for wine .exe and .com files;
- Added Drop support for wine .bat files (Now autoadd wineconsole binary args);
- Added splitter for programs and icons lists;
- Added command line option for q4wine (See q4wine --help for details);... read more

Posted by Alexey S. Malakhov 2009-10-05