GNU/Linux Ubuntu Adding Wine Repo Guide
You are Welcome! This Guide shows you Step-by-step How to Add Wine Official Repository for Ubuntu GNU/Linux Based OSes.
Especially relevant, this is the Recommended way to Install Wine on Ubuntu because the Software is quickly evolving with 3 main Branches: Stable, Staging, and Development.
And Wine (originally an acronym for “Wine Is Not an Emulator”) is a Compatibility Layer capable of Running Windows Apps on several POSIX-compliant OSes systems, such as Linux, Mac OSX, & BSD.
Finally, this Repository is Valid also for All Ubuntu Based OSes like:
- Zorin OS
- Elementary OS
- Kde Neon
- Linux Lite
- feren OS
- Peppermint Linux
- Q4OS Linux
- Linux Ultimate Edition
In case simply search on Google to find the Corresponding Ubuntu parent Release…
1. Launching Terminal
Linux Ubuntu Terminal Tutorial for BeginnersGNU/Linux Command Line Quick Start Guide
2. Enabling 32-bit Arch
First, Enable 32-bit Architecture
sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
3. Adding Key
Next Add Wine GPG Key
wget -O - https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/winehq.key | sudo apt-key add -(For the Newer Release in case of apt-key Issue see: Gpg.d Keyring Setup Guide.)
4. Setting Up Wine Repo
Then Install the Latest Wine Ubuntu Repo
sudo apt-add-repository 'https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/'
5. Adding FAudio GPG Key
Again to Add FAudio GPG Signature Key
(This Setup is Required only for Ubuntu 18.04 Based!)
wget -O - https://download.opensuse.org/repositories/Emulators:/Wine:/Debian/xUbuntu_18.04/Release.key | sudo apt-key add -(For the Newer Release in case of apt-key Issue see: Gpg.d Keyring Setup Guide.)
6. Adding FAudio Repo
Then to Add FAudio Repository for Ubuntu
(Again only for Ubuntu 18.04, Skip for other Releases!)
So for Ubuntu 18.04 based and so for Mint 19.x, Elementary 5, Zorin 15, Bodhi 5, Lite 4…:
sudo apt-add-repository 'deb https://download.opensuse.org/repositories/Emulators:/Wine:/Debian/xUbuntu_18.04/ ./'
7. Refreshing Apt Sources
Next to Refresh Apt Repo Sources
Needed for most Ubuntu derivatives:
sudo apt update
8. Installing Wine
How to Install Wine in Ubuntu GNU/LinuxWine Ubuntu Installation
So Now I’m truly Happy if My Guide could Help you to Install the Latest Wine Ubuntu Repository!