Install Wine 1.3.8 in Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick [PPA]


The development team of Wine has released the new version 1.3.8 of the famous non-profit emulator to run Windows programs on Linux. Some major bugs are fixed, translations updates now work and improved look makes Wine 1.3.8 an essential installation.

What’s New Wine 1.3.8

  • Icons are added in the “open with” menus
  • Manual pages for all installed binaries
  • Support for schemas in MSXML
  • Many installer problems are fixes
  • Translation updates
  • Various bug fixes

To install or upgrade Wine 1.3.8 on Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick, Open the terminal and type:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine1.3


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