Community Changelog-0.4.13

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  • CC: Don't mark VACB dirty on unpin. This fixes a small performance problem. (Pierre Schweitzer)
  • IO: Fixed an extra (erroneous) reference being set on the VPB. (Vadim Galyant, Pierre Schweitzer) Better explanation needed!
  • IO: Implemented the PlugPlayControl.PlugPlayControlEnumerateDevice request. This allows installing Intel Pro/1000 NIC drivers. (Eric Kohl) Simplification needed!
  • KE: Improvements for the Trap02 (NMI) and Trap08 (double-fault) exception handlers. This improves system stability. (Hermes Belusca-Maito)
  • OB: Bug fixes and improvements. (Pierre Schweitzer) Better explanation needed!
  • EX: Implemented NtQuerySystemInformation(SystemObjectSecurityMode). (Pierre Schweitzer) Better explanation needed!
  • Minor fixes for buffer handling. (Thomas Faber)


Win32 subsystem:

  • win32ss/ntuser: Fixed theme non-client painting. (James Tabor)
  • win32ss/ntuser: Fixed message time. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • win32ss/ntuser: Fixed BSoD after unhooking. (Mark Jansen)
  • win32ss/gdi: Fixed attribute support for regions. (James Tabor)
  • win32ss/ntgdi: Updated region code from Wine. (James Tabor)
  • win32ss/ntgdi: Added support for viewport text out. (James Tabor)
  • win32ss/ntgdi: Fixed paint messages. This is a hack for forcing painting of non client areas. (James Tabor)
  • win32ss/ntgdi: Fixed wrong math in some functions. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • win32ss/ntgdi: Improved text transformation. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • win32ss/ntgdi: Fixed a BSoD when attempting to list the available fonts, under any Office application. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • win32ss/ntgdi-gdi32: Fixed LPtoDP and some other functions. This fixes coordinate transformation, thus fixing some painting and drawing bugs. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • win32ss/lpk: Updated BiDi support. (Yaroslav Kibysh)
  • win32ss: Support clipboard metafile. (James Tabor)
  • win32ss: Added driver callbacks and finished print driver callbacks. (James Tabor)
  • gdi32: Updated signal flags for batch. Also added batch flag for text out. (James Tabor)
  • gdi32: Do not allow setting hdc if no batch type is found. This fixes font listbox isn't shown properly in AbiWord 2.6.8. (James Tabor)
  • user32: Fixed behavior of task switcher. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • winsrv: Implemented SrvGetThreadConsoleDesktop(). (Hermes Belusca-Maito) Better explanation needed!
  • basesrv: Rewritten DOS devices management. This fixes regressions caused by kernel32 improvements. (Pierre Schweitzer)
  • basesrv: Some bugfixes and improvements. (Pierre Schweitzer) May be expanded!
  • consrv: Added support for specified additional TrueType fonts to Command Prompt and bugfixes have been made. (Hermes Belusca-Maito)


  • usbccgp: Fixed two bugs: USB audio device removal is fixed and device start failure is properly handled. (Thomas Faber)
  • usbhub: Fixed two bugs: now a disabled device can be re-enabled and device removal can happen multiple times. (Thomas Faber)
  • usbstor: Many bugfixes have been made. (Victor Perevertkin, Vadim Galyant)
  • usbstor: Added USB-CDROM device support. (Victor Perevertkin)
  • hid: Minor fixes for HID drivers. Also tablet devices are now correctly detected. (Herve Poussineau)
  • storport: Detect attached devices. (Eric Kohl)
  • disk: Fixed marking USB flash drives as a floppy device. (Victor Perevertkin)


System DLLs:

  • kernel32: Fixes for Japanese calendar. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • kernel32: If the battery gets lower then 5 percent, set critical battery status. (Eric Kohl)
  • kernel32: Implemented SetThreadStackGuarantee(). This allows some apps to work. (Hermes Belusca-Maito) Better explanation needed!
  • kernel32: Rewritten DOS device querying to handle global and local MS-DOS namespaces. (Pierre Schweitzer)
  • kernel32: Fixed Fix SetComputerNameExW(). (Katayama Hirofumi MZ) Better explanation needed!
  • opengl32: Fixed some bugs, now many NVidia drivers equal or earlier than 181.22 can be used. (Bernhard Feichtinger)
  • ddraw: Fixed a crash spotted by DirectDraw tests. (James Tabor)

User-mode DLLs:

  • shell32: Implemented setting explorer background image. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • shell32: Implemented creating new link. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • stobject: Improvements to the power notification icon. (Eric Kohl)
  • stobject: Store the "Show x icon in the taskbar" setting for the hotplug, power and volume icons. (Eric Kohl)
  • netplwiz: Implement the Disconnect Network Drive dialog. (Jared Smudde)
  • netshell: Renaming network connections is only for administrators. (Eric Kohl)
  • netshell: Many improvements to network setup. (Eric Kohl)
  • comdlg32: Default file save locations are now taken from bootdata. Also default location also depends on file extension. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • mpr: Implemented drive disconnecting. (Jared Smudde)
  • netapi32: More progress on networking functions. (Eric Kohl) May be expanded!
  • setupapi: Some more progress. (Eric Kohl)
  • dpnhpast: Added DLL from Wine Staging 4.5. (Oleg Dubinskiy)
  • dbghelp: Fixed bugs found with tests. (Andreas Maier)

Commands and utilities:

  • powercfg.cpl: Many improvements: (Eric Kohl)
    • Fixed the undue change of monitor switch off time.
    • Fixed the initialization of the power schemes page.
    • Fixed power scheme deletion and saving.
    • Fixed the lid, power button and sleep button settings according to the power capabilities.
    • Added a separate power schemes dialog for AC-only systems.
    • Show the hibernate page only if the S4 power state is available.
  • appwiz.cpl: Set a default shortcut-link description. (Katayama Hirofumi MZ)
  • console.cpl: Fixed the console screen preview when selecting TrueType fonts. (Hermes Belusca-Maito)
  • mmsys.cpl: Fixed sound device volume gets overwritten despite clicking on Cancel button. (Eric Kohl)
  • netcfgx.cpl: Major improvements: (Eric Kohl)
    • Do not update the TCP/IP properties when cancelling the advanced properties dialog. This stores network settings correctly.
    • Improvements to the TCP/IP settings dialog.
    • Now settings can be done in 2nd stage setup.
    • Many bug fixes.
  • input.cpl: Fixed a race condition. (Mark Jansen)
  • themes: Reorganized files for future *.theme support. (Jake Collins)
  • umpnpmgr: Some more bug fixes. (Eric Kohl)
  • osk: Make the buttons themed. (Bisoc George)
  • magnify: Minor bug fixes. (Hermes Belusca-Maito, Bisoc George)
  • net: Many improvements to this command. (Eric Kohl)
  • find: Rewritten this command. (Pawel Cholewa)
  • ipconfig: Fixed crash on /all parameter. (Eric Kohl)


  • Upgraded BTRFS to 1.4. (Pierre Schweitzer)
  • Some more progress on x64. (Timo Kreuzer)
  • Some more progress on ATL. (Mark Jansen)
  • Some build fixes and trivial things. (Serge Gautherie, Timo Kreuzer)
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