Wine 2.10 Released, Here's How To Install It

Wine's official repository offers the latest binaries for Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 16.10, and Ubuntu 17.04, released with initial Android Graphics driver.

Assuming you require a Debian distribution package download, begin by opening your Terminal with:


If you are running a 64-bit system, you will have to first enable 32-bit architecture. Then, run the following commands one after the other:

sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
You will be prompted for a password. Enter it carefully as there is no visual feedback. Then, proceed to add the official repository:

sudo apt-add-repository

Linux Mint 18 users will be required to replace the following command using 'xenial' where 'trusty' is listed.

sudo apt-add-repository 'deb xenial main'

wget -nc && sudo apt-key add Release.key

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install --install-recommends winehq-devel

To Uninstall

If you have to upgrade your system fontconfig, FreeType libraries, you may get unmet dependency issues while installing wine-devel.

To remove Wine 2.10, run command:

sudo apt-get remove --autoremove winehq-devel

And you can manage the repository by going to
System Settings -> Software & Updates -> Other Software tab.

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