Wine has been updated to version 1.5.2. As a reminder, Wine is a software that allows users to run Windows games and applications under Ubuntu or any other Linux-based system. Here are some of the new features in this latest release:
- Naming scheme improved for audio devices.
- Better support for Mac OS X fonts.
- JPEG encoding support.
- Numerous printing fixes.
- URL cache Improvements.
- Several bug fixes.
For full changes, check here.
Wine 1.5 Installation
To install Wine 1.5.2 on Ubuntu 11.10/12.04, open the terminal and issue these commands:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine1.5