How-to Install Latest Wine 1.7.x with YUM on CentOS 6.x 32-64bit Linux Easy Guide

September 29, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Getting-Started with Wine for CentOS 6.x Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Getting-Started with Latest WineHQ 1.7.x on CentOS 6.1/6.2/6.3/6.4/6.5/6.6/6.7/6.8/6.9 Gnome/KDE i686/x8664 Linux Desktop.

Wine (originally an acronym for “Wine Is Not an Emulator”) is a compatibility layer capable of running Windows applications on several POSIX-compliant operating systems, such as Linux, Mac OSX, & BSD.

Instead of simulating internal Windows logic like a virtual machine or emulator, Wine translates Windows API calls into POSIX calls on-the-fly, eliminating the performance and memory penalties of other methods and allowing you to cleanly integrate Windows applications into your desktop.

Install Latest Wine on CentOS 6.x for Running Windows Programs - Featured
  1. How-to Add Latest Wine CentOS 6 YUM Repo:

    Adding Pipelight CentOS6 Repo
  2. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Getting-Started with Latest WineHQ for CentOS 6 Linux - Open Terminal

    Or Login into Shell…

  3. Installing Latest Wine for CentOS 6

    su -c "yum install wine"
  4. How-to Install Latest Skype on CentOS:

    Install Skype for CentOS

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