How to upgrade to latest Wine 1.3.5


Available version 1.3.5 of Wine, the widely used ubuntu application that allows the execution of Windows programs on GNU / Linux. In this post, i’m going to explain how you can upgrade your previous versions of wine to version 1.3.5.

This version brings the following changes: (15/10/10)

–>Support for animated cursors.
–>Printing directly through CUPS instead of lpr.
–>Installer fixes for Office 2010.
–>Many MSXML3 improvements.
–>Improved Shader Model 4 support.
–>Proper icons in built-in Internet Explorer.
–>Translation updates.
–>Various bug fixes.

To install this version Lucid or Maverick, first add the PPA repository and validated by opening a Terminal and typing:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install wine1.3

To Upgrade if you already have the PPA added to our sources:
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade


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