[Wine] How to install Wine-1.1.7 on Ubuntu 7.10

David Griffith dgriffi at cs.csubak.edu
Mon Oct 27 23:24:50 CDT 2008

On Mon, 27 Oct 2008, Justterrible wrote:

> I've downloaded Wine 1.1.7 and unzipped it onto my desktop.
> I've printed out the readme file and have followed the quick start by running ./tools/wineinstall (I'm doing all this by mouseclicks - no terminal).
> A dialog box flashes and then nothing happens.
> I can't stop this dialog box long enough to see if there is an error msg, so I don't know what is happening, except I can't seem to install the app.
> Any help would be appreciated.

Do you really want to compile it yourself? Add the following lines to

# Wine
deb http://wine.budgetdedicated.com/apt gutsy main
deb-src http://wine.budgetdedicated.com/apt gutsy main

Then do "sudo apt-get update ; sudo apt-get install wine"

David Griffith
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