[Wine] Re: I can't able to install wine 1.2

dimesio wineforum-user at winehq.org
Sat Jan 7 08:38:12 CST 2012

yuzi wrote:
> I'm getting this error "dpkg: error processing /home/user/Downloads/wine-1.2_rc7-1_i386.deb (--install):
>  parsing file '/var/lib/dpkg/tmp.ci/control' near line 7 package 'wine-1.2':
>  error in Version string 'rc7-1': version number does not start with digit
> Errors were encountered while processing:
>  /home/user/Downloads/wine-1.2_rc7-1_i386.deb"
>  when i try to install wine1.2 
> as i'm a newbie to linux i dont what error is this

What distro, and where did you get that package from? 1.2_rc7 is very old and no longer supported here. The error you're getting is from your package manager; you would need to ask your distro about that.

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