I'm new to ubuntu, formally windows 8 disgusted and have switched my other computer over to ubuntu only. The only thing I want to run on wine is to download DB Weave (and possibly for netflix later). I'm very confused with the wine install choices.
Google SketchUp is a very popular,CAD style appliction.It is free but only Windows and Mac packages provided.This simple tutorial shows how to install Google SketchUp using Wine for Ubuntu user.
1.First of all,install wine or upgrade you wine to the latest version.It is best to have at least 1.1.11 of wine.
open up a terminal window and run following command to install wine from PPA:
Hi everyone, i have a small problem with wine, i updated to wine wine-1.5.12-3, now by default wine command is not working, i get:wine
-bash: /usr/local/bin/wine: No such file or directorySo i removed the old wine, and installed it again, but i still get the same ...
By Marcos Aguilar
It may occur that the user needs to run a Windows application or game in Ubuntu and it finds that it cannot install windows programs.
Wine is a piece of software that tricks programs to believe they are running in a Windows environment.
In addition, this article will explain how to install Winetricks libraries needed to run windows, and PlayOnLinux applications to run games.
When using WINE and having any Ubuntu program opened like Firefox or Nautilus, there is no way to ALT+TAB, SUPER+W or any other way of changing windows. The first time it might work but after that the mouse can "move" from the wine app to the ubuntu app but the keyboard and mouse actions only stay in WINE.