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Installing WINE, Winetricks And Playonlinux On Ubuntu

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http://linux.bihlman.com – 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. WINE Wine comes in the Ubuntu repositories, ready to install. All the user has to do is open a terminal (applications -> accessories -> terminal) and enter the following command: sudo apt-get instal (General)