Winehq Team released its new Development version 7.3
This tutorial will be helpful for beginners to install wine 7.3 on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 21.10, and Linux Mint 20.3.
Wine 7.3 Changelog
- Proper support for API sets.
- A number of HID joystick fixes
- More large scale cleanups to support ‘long’ type
- Progress on the PE conversion of USER32 and WineALSA
- Various bug fixes
For the complete changelog refer to the announcement page
Install Wine 7.3 on Ubuntu / Linux Mint
Step 1: Install the Dependencies
sudo apt install libgnutls30:i386 libgpg-error0:i386 libxml2:i386 libasound2-plugins:i386 libsdl2-2.0-0:i386 libfreetype6:i386 libdbus-1-3:i386 libsqlite3-0:i386
Step 2: Enable the 32-bit architecture and download the repository key
sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 && wget -nc https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/winehq.key && sudo apt-key add winehq.key
Step 3: Add Wine repository to the system
sudo apt-add-repository 'deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ '$(lsb_release -cs)' main'
Step 4: Install Wine 7.3 Development version
sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-devel
Step 5: Verify the Wine installation
Test the wine application by opening any windows application (ie) notepad, internet explorer, etc… by using the below format
Uninstall Wine 7.3
For uninstallation run the below command in the terminal
sudo apt remove --auto-remove winehq-devel
From this tutorial, you have learned how to download and install wine 7.3 on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, Ubuntu 21.10, and LinuxMint 20.3.
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