Wine 2.10 Released – Install The Latest Wine Version On Ubuntu

Wine 2.10 is released. Install the latest release of Wine on Ubuntu Linux Systems. Wine 2.10 comes with an initial version of the Android graphics driver. It also brings various fixes such as dictionary support in WebServices and a number of Direct2D fixes.

Install Wine

Run the following commands in Terminal to install Wine. Please note that you will have to enable 32 bit architecture, for 64 bit system and then add the official repository via the following commands:

sudo apt-get update
sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
sudo apt-add-repository https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/
sudo apt-add-repository 'deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ xenial main'
wget -nc https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/Release.key && sudo apt-key add Release.key
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install --install-recommends winehq-devel

Download Wine

The source is available from the following locations:

http://dl.winehq.org/wine/source/2.x/wine-2.10.tar.xz
http://mirrors.ibiblio.org/wine/source/2.x/wine-2.10.tar.xz

Binary packages for various distributions will be available from:

http://www.winehq.org/download

You will find documentation on http://www.winehq.org/documentation

You can also get the current source directly from the git repository. Check http://www.winehq.org/git for details.

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