Install Wine 1.7.1 in Linux Mint 16 Petra

Add Wine 1.7.1 to your Linux Mint 16 computer

Here's how you can install Wine 1.7.1 in Linux Mint 16 Petra.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:joe-yasi/yasi

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install wine1.7 winetricks

Wine 1.7.1 Changes

Here's a list of changes in this version of Wine:

- Support for keyed event objects.

- Support for the "init once" synchronization mechanism.

- Activation context support for DLLs, typelibs, and COM classes.

- Support for loading 32-bit typelibs on 64-bit.

- Various Mac driver fixes.

- Some fixes for serial port devices.

- Various bug fixes.

Additional Resources for Wine 1.7.1

Wine HQ Site

Wine 1.7.1 Changelog

Wine Forums

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