In this Tutorial I will show you how to install the Latest stable version of Wine 1.8.2 On Ubuntu 14.04LTS and newer versions.
WineHQ is an open source software developed for running Windows applications on LINUX,OS X and BSD.
The Latest stable version available form Wine Team is 1.8.2 and released on April 12th 2016.
New in this version 1.8.2
- Various bug fixes.
- Small translation updates.
Installation stepsMethod 1 : via PPA
Step 1:Make your repository up to date
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgradeStep 2: Install it
sudo apt-get install wineMethod 2 : Via Tar file
Step 1: Download the package and extract it
tar xjf wine-1.8.2.tar.bz2Step 2:Configure it
For 32 bit -- sudo ./configure
For 64 bit -- sudo ./configure --enable-win64Step 4:compile wine using make
sudo make && sudo make installStep 5: Check the version
wine64 --versionAfter successful installation open any windows application using wine or install any application
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