The wine on Debian is too old-1.0.1.
To installer newer 1.3 version, you can add a new ppa:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa [sudo] password for droidzone: ubuntu-wine/ppa Executing: gpg --ignore-time-conflict --no-options --no-default-keyring --secret-keyring /etc/apt/secring.gpg --trustdb-name /etc/apt/trustdb.gpg --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg --primary-keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys 5A9A06AEF9CB8DB0 gpg: requesting key F9CB8DB0 from hkp server keyserver.ubuntu.com gpg: key F9CB8DB0: public key "Launchpad PPA for Ubuntu Wine Team" imported gpg: no ultimately trusted keys found gpg: Total number processed: 1 gpg: imported: 1 (RSA: 1)
[[email protected] ~]$sudo apt-get install wine1.3 Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required: libwine-alsa wine-utils libwine libwine-ldap wine-bin libwine-gphoto2 libwine-print libwine-cms libwine-gl libwine-sane Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them. The following extra packages will be installed: binfmt-support libmpg123-0 libwbclient0 samba-common samba-common-bin ttf-mscorefonts-installer ttf-symbol-replacement-wine1.3 ttf-umefont ttf-unfonts-core ttf-wqy-microhei unrar winbind wine wine1.3-gecko winetricks Recommended packages: ttf-droid The following NEW packages will be installed: binfmt-support libmpg123-0 samba-common samba-common-bin ttf-mscorefonts-installer ttf-symbol-replacement-wine1.3 ttf-umefont ttf-unfonts-core ttf-wqy-microhei unrar winbind wine1.3 wine1.3-gecko winetricks The following packages will be upgraded: libwbclient0 wine 2 upgraded, 14 newly installed, 0 to remove and 140 not upgraded. Need to get 147 MB of archives. After this operation, 331 MB of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue [Y/n]?
Joel G Mathew, known in tech circles by the pseudonym Droidzone, is an opensource and programming enthusiast.
His favorite pastime is grappling with GNU compilers, discovering newer Linux secrets, writing scripts, hacking roms, and programs (nothing illegal), reading, blogging. and testing out the latest gadgets.
When away from the tech world, Dr Joel G. Mathew is a practising ENT Surgeon, busy with surgeries and clinical practise.