Thursday, April 9, 2015

How To Install The Latest WINE in Ubuntu 15.04

Wine 1.7.40 introduces more bug fixes for Kernel job and MSI.

Wine is a Software for running Windows Software on Linux.

Wine Homepage:

Wine 1.7.40 changelog
  • Various fixes to the ListView control.
  • Better support for OOB data in Windows Sockets.
  • Support for DIB images in the OLE data cache.
  • Some fixes for ACL file permissions.
  • Various bug fixes.
    • Trine Demo fails to start without native d3dx9_36
    • InqScribe: Installed fine, but no output or UI response when running installed app
    • CDBurnerXP 3.0.x produces a “fail” message after choosing a mode
    • Multiple apps and games need wmvcore.dll.WMCreateReader implementation (Nail’d demo)
    • AND MORE!!!!!

To install wine just run the following commands via your systems Terminal.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ricotz/unstable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine1.7

That's all please enjoy your new Software.