How to install Wine 5.0 Stable on Ubuntu 18.04, 19.10

Wine 5.0 stable was released two days ago, with many improvements. Here’s how to install on Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.10 (fix dependencies).

“Wine 5.0 is dedicated to the memory of Józef Kucia, who died at the age of 30 in August 2019. Józef was a key contributor to Wine’s Direct3D implementation and the lead developer of the vkd3d project. Skill and kindness are all overlooked by us. “

Wine 5.0 Characteristic:

  • Embedded module in PE format.
  • Multi-monitor support.
  • XAudio2 reimplementation.
  • Support for Vulkan 1.1.

How to install Wine 5.0 on Ubuntu:

The official wine apt repository has created packages for Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.04 and Ubuntu 19.10.

To get out of wine-dependent hell:

I have successfully installed Wine 5.0 on Ubuntu 5.0 with the following steps without any dependencies.

However, in Ubuntu 18.04, even after removing the graphics driver PPA, kisak-mesa PPA, etc., unsatisfied dependency problems occur. sudo aptitude install wine-stable The command prints out hundreds of package conflicts without a workaround.

will be grateful to LutrisI ran the command to get out of Ubuntu 18.04’s Wine Dependency hell.

sudo apt-get install libgnutls30:i386 libldap-2.4-2:i386 libgpg-error0:i386 libxml2:i386 libasound2-plugins:i386 libsdl2-2.0-0:i386 libfreetype6:i386 libdbus-1-3:i386 libsqlite3-0:i386

Open a terminal by pressing Ctrl + Alt + T on your keyboard or by searching for “terminal” from the application menu. When opened, execute the following commands one by one.

1.) Execute the command to enable the 32-bit architecture.

sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386

Enter your user password (without asterisk feedback) when prompted and press Enter to continue.

How to install Wine 5.0 Stable on Ubuntu 18.04, 19.10

2.) Download and install the repository key using the command.

wget -nc https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/winehq.key; sudo apt-key add winehq.key

How to install Wine 5.0 Stable on Ubuntu 18.04, 19.10

3.) Add wine repository with command (for Ubuntu 19.10):

sudo apt-add-repository 'deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ eoan main'

Note: You can replace eoan in your code with:

  • Ubuntu 18.04 and Linux Mint 19.x bionic
  • Xenial on Ubuntu 16.04 and Linux Mint 18.x

How to install Wine 5.0 Stable on Ubuntu 18.04, 19.10

4.) Add PPA libfaudio0 library:

For Ubuntu 18.04 and Ubuntu 19.04 only, higher Ubuntu releases already include libfaudio0 in the main repository.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cybermax-dexter/sdl2-backport

How to install Wine 5.0 Stable on Ubuntu 18.04, 19.10

5.) Finally, install Wine 5.0 stable using the command.

sudo apt update && sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable

How to install Wine 5.0 Stable on Ubuntu 18.04, 19.10

(Optional) After successfully installing Wine 5.0, you can launch the Software & Updates utility, go to the Other Software tab, and delete the PPA.

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