The Wine development release 1.3.20 is now available. Wine enables Linux, Mac, FreeBSD, and Solaris users to run Windows applications without a copy of Microsoft Windows. Wine is free software under constant development.
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To install Wine open a terminal window (press Alt+F2 and type: gnome-terminal) and copy+paste the following lines:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine1.3
If you have Wine and the ubuntu wine ppa installed Wine will be updated to the latest version when updating your system.
What’s new in this release:
Option to clip the mouse inside fullscreen windows.
Support for persistent HTTP connections.
Initial implementation of the XML writer.
Support for drawing rectangles in the DIB engine.
Volume control in MMDevAPI.
More MSVC runtime functions.
Various bug fixes.