How To Install Wine 1.5 On Ubuntu 12.10

Here is a guide that will show you how to install Wine 1.5 (development release) on Ubuntu 12.10. You can install Wine 1.5 using the
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To add the PPA and install Wine open a terminal window (press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy+paste the following lines:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa -y
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine1.5

When The installation is finished you can close the terminal window. You can now install and run Windows software using Wine. Please note that not all Windows software run on Wine.

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5 Responses to How To Install Wine 1.5 On Ubuntu 12.10

  • avatar
    Barry says:

    last command give back error

    *******@Desktop:~$ sudo apt-get install wine5.1
    Reading package lists… Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state information… Done
    E: Unable to locate package wine5.1
    E: Couldn’t find any package by regex ‘wine5.1′

    please help

    • avatar
      tinuz says:

      messed up the install guide… got confused with the version numbers… needs to be 1.5

      sudo apt-get install wine1.5

      sorry about the messy tutorial. will fix it right away!

  • avatar
    Donald Coons says:

    For some unknowm reason i can not load the program completely. I end up with an error. How do I Completely unload it and do a fresh load. How do I insure I have admin rights. I have used the install key i created. HELP. Thanks..

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