This is release 1.0-rc3 of Wine, a free implementation of Windows on Unix.

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| What's new in this release (see below for details):
| - Bug fixes only, we are in code freeze.
|
| Because of lags created by using mirrors, this message may reach you
| before the release is available at the public sites.
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http://www.winehq.org/?announce=1.0-rc3

LGP Readies Sacred Gold Beta

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| Sacred is an action role-playing game originally released on the Windows
| platform in 2004 with Sacred Gold, which is made up of Sacred, the Sacred
| Plus expansion, and the Sacred Underworld expansion, in 2005.
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http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...item&px=NjQ5Nw


Recent:

No Windows? Use Linux, Intel Macs for PC Gaming with CrossOver

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| Sure, Mac gaming is becoming less of an oxymoron these days, but if you want
| to game with a keyboard, Windows is still the way to go. Fortunately,
| Codeweavers' has concocted a solution for those who want the PC gaming
| experience on Mac (and Linux!) without using Boot Camp or partitioning
| drives. Introducing CrossOver Games.
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http://www.joystiq.com/2008/05/23/no...ith-crossover/
http://tinyurl.com/3tc2mk


Related:

Linux and Video Game Trends

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| Recent developments in Linux video games shows a stunning improvement in
| support, not only by a better library of games for the operating system, but
| also for games not intended for Linux. Linux may finally gain some publicity
| if the developers continue to improve not just the video games, but also for
| the applications needed by the games. * *
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http://templatekit.com/stuff/2007/07...o-game-trends/


Does WINE + Linux support more Windows apps than Vista?

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| WINE supports most of the applications which are made for Windows
| 2.0 up to Windows XP. WINE has the ability to run different versions
| of IE, run most of Adobe's products, run World of Warcraft, Half Life
| 2, Microsoft Office 2003, XP, 2000 and 97, Visio, Quicken,
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http://jagtalon.wordpress.com/2007/0...ps-than-vista/