Community Changelog-0.4.9

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  • CC: Finalized read ahead and lazy writing implementation. Fixed lots of bugs and deadlocks. Fixed random behaviours. (Pierre Schweitzer)
  • KE: Fixed a loop indefinitely trying to figure out CPU frequency. This eliminates a boot delay. (Thomas Faber)
  • IO: Implemented support for reserve IRP. This is critical for low memory situations. (Pierre Schweitzer)
  • EX: Fixed worker threads exiting with critical region held. This fixes a deadlock when exiting from Command Prompt. (Thomas Faber)

Win32 subsystem:

  • win32k/ntuser: Fixed some regressions. (Thomas Faber)
  • win32k/ntuser: Fixed some menu issues. (Thomas Faber)
  • winsrv: Hard errors are sent to desktop now. (Hermes Belusca-Maito)
  • Some fixes for font substitutes. (Mark Jansen)
  • Some more x64 fixes here. (Timo Kreuzer)


  • i8042prt: Fixed keyboard bug on Lenovo ACPI. (Nikita Krapivin)


  • Fixed locking and unlocking taskbar. (Giannis Adamopoulos)
  • Implemented showing hard error balloon. (Hermes Belusca-Maito)

System DLLs:

  • hal: Fixed a stack overflow. (Thomas Faber)
  • ntdll/ldr: Overhaul side-by-side support. This will help application compatibility. (Giannis Adamopoulos)
  • advapi32: Some improvements to services. (Hermes Belusca-Maito)
  • advapi32: Fixed service stopping sequence. (Eric Kohl)

User-mode DLLs:

  • shell32: Implemented right click menu. (Giannis Adamopoulos)
  • shell32: Fixed some more memory leaks. (Giannis Adamopoulos)
  • dxtn: Replaced and finally enabled. This will bring lots of improvements for apps using graphics heavily. (Colin Finck)
  • beepmidi: Fixed busy wait when no notes are playing. (Thomas Faber)
  • windowscodecs: Fixed stack corruption when showing PNGs. (Thomas Faber)
  • afd: Some bugs are fixed. (Mark Jansen)

Commands and utilities:

  • rapps: Some fixes to certificate pinning. (Mark Jansen)
  • rapps: Replaced extract with FDI for handling cabinet files. (Alexander Shaposhnikov)
  • services: Update a driver's status properly. (Eric Kohl)
  • services: Fixed service stopping sequence. (Eric Kohl)
  • sc: Many improvements to this command. (Eric Kohl)
  • sndvol32: Added volume tray dialog. Added small master dialog. Fixed various dialogs. (Eric Kohl)
  • drwtsn32: Various improvements. (William Kent, Mark Jansen)
  • dhcpcsvc: DHCP client can be stopped now. (Eric Kohl)


  • User-mode DLLs are synced with Wine Staging 3.3. (Amine Khaldi)
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