In this Tutorial I will show you how to install the Latest Development Version of Wine 1.7.47 On Ubuntu 15.04 /14.10/ 14.04LTS /12.04 ,LinuxMint 17 / 16 / 15 / 14 and Elementary OS
WineHQ is an open source software developed for running Windows applications on LINUX,OS X and BSD.The Main role of Wine in Linux or Other operating systems is to translate windows API calls to POSIX calls on the fly,by this method it will eliminate the Memory penalties and clearly integrate with windows applications into your desktop.
The Latest Version available form Wine Team is 1.7.47 and
For Installing the Latest stable Version 1.6.2 ,click HERE
What’s New in this version 1.7.47
- Text drawing in Direct2D.
- Support for the new thread pool API.
- Toolbar state saving.
- Beginnings of an implementation for proper HID support.
- Support for file objects in device drivers.
- Various bug fixes.
Step 1:Add the official PPA from Wine Team
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa
Step 2: Update the Repository
sudo apt-get update
Step 3:Install wine 1.7.47
sudo apt-get install wine 1.7 winetricks
After successful installation open any windows application using wine or install anyapplication an open
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