How to Add PlayOnLinux Repository for Ubuntu Based OSes

April 12, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Add PlayOnLinux Repository for Ubuntu




You Are Welcome! This Tip Shows You How to Add PlayOnLinux Repository for Ubuntu Based OSes.

And PlayOnLinux for Ubuntu is is a piece of Software which allows you to easily install and use numerous Games and Apps designed to run with Microsoft Windows.

So this Guide is Valid for All the Ubuntu Linux Based Distros like:

  • Ubuntu
  • Linux Mint
  • Lubuntu
  • Kubuntu
  • Xubuntu
  • Zorin OS
  • Elementary OS
  • feren OS
  • LXLE Linux
  • Linux Lite
  • Bodhi Linux
  • Peppermint Linux
  • Q4OS Linux
  • Linux Ultimate Edition
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  1. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Add PlayOnLinux Repository for Ubuntu Based OSes - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. Setting Up PlayOnLinux Apt Repository
    • For Ubuntu 16.04+ and Mint 18.x:
      wget -q "http://deb.playonlinux.com/public.gpg" -O- | sudo apt-key add -
      sudo wget http://deb.playonlinux.com/playonlinux_xenial.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/playonlinux.list
    • For Ubuntu 14.04/15.10 and Mint 17.x:
      wget -q "http://deb.playonlinux.com/public.gpg" -O- | sudo apt-key add -
      sudo wget http://deb.playonlinux.com/playonlinux_trusty.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/playonlinux.list
    • For Ubuntu 13.04-13.10 / Mint 15/16:
      wget -q "http://deb.playonlinux.com/public.gpg" -O- | sudo apt-key add -
      sudo wget http://deb.playonlinux.com/playonlinux_saucy.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/playonlinux.list
    • For Ubuntu 12.04-12.10 / Mint 13/14:
      wget -q "http://deb.playonlinux.com/public.gpg" -O- | sudo apt-key add -
      sudo wget http://deb.playonlinux.com/playonlinux_precise.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/playonlinux.list
  3. Refreshing the Apt Repos:
    sudo apt-get update

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