Version 4.00 doesn't really mark any significant changes but the previous version which was 3.99 could only be logically followed by incrementing the major number.
Version 4.40 brought in the first native 64 bit release which improved the performance of loading large images (more than 25 megapixels).
Most of the functions for slideshows and image viewing work - there are a few cases where the application hangs for a while but then ultimately continues working.
What does not
What was not tested
Image creation features were not tested. Some manipulation features were tested but not all.
There are DLL overrides you have to do - you will need additional DLL files to make this work. It requires MFC42.dll. Run `winetricks mfc42`
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||openSUSE Leap 42.2 x86_64||Mar 27 2018||3.4||Yes||Yes||Yes||Silver||Rosanne|
|Show||Manjaro Linux||Sep 06 2016||1.9.17||Yes||Yes||Silver||Muttley|
|Show||Fedora 23 x86_64||Jul 14 2016||1.9.12||Yes||Yes||Silver||Richard Hollins|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||May 12 2016||1.9.9||Yes||Yes||Platinum||GP|
|Show||Ubuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jan 19 2016||1.8||Yes||Yes||Platinum||GP|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|657||Many games and applications need 'mfc42.dll' ('winetricks -q mfc42' is a workaround)||NEW||View|
|4123||Picasa: "Open with..." menu item grayed out.||NEW||View|
|6682||IrfanView's 4.44 Help -> About window is missing a picture on the left||REOPENED||View|
|9404||cannot select TWAIN source in irfanview||NEW||View|
|9408||Irfanview cannot scan images||ASSIGNED||View|
|19496||Irfanview reports "Invalid MCI Device ID"||NEW||View|
|23898||Adobe Photoshop CS5 tool windows stay visible after switching to another program||NEW||View|
|25166||Multiple mime type handling registered for different file extensions||NEW||View|
|33978||Bug in converting/rendering Windows Metafile (SetWinMetaFileBits etc.)||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|40119||Irfanview 4.x: selection cursor is not correctly aligned||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|42171||IrfanView's 4.44 Help -> About window has wrong placement for textboxes||NEW||View|