How to Install Wine 1.9.11 on Ubuntu 16.04 and Derivatives

Wine 1.9.11 recently released, comes with a number of new features, improvements and bugfixes. A notable update to this release is Better support for long URLs in WinInet; Various Direct3D 11 improvements; Down-mixing support in DirectSound; Some cosmetic improvements in desktop mode and many others.


Wine 1.9.11 Update

  • Safrosoft RoX freezes at start.
  • Starship Titanic hanging on video replay
  • The Witcher: Character models are sometimes invisible
  • Multiple games crash during attempt to write past the end of mip level, expecting contiguous mipchain allocation (League of Legends, Warlock Master of the Arcane, PSOBB)
  • Gómez Peer: CPU utilisation diagnostic does not work (requires kernel32.GetSystemTimes implementation)
  • valgrind shows a definite leak in comctl32/tests/syslink.c
  • NTLM EncryptMessage/DecryptMessage failure
  • WBaduk: “Could not obtain OLE control window handle” regression
  • Thief: Deadly Shadows: black squares popping up during video playback
  • SpinTires has error with ARB shaders enabled
  • Cannot insert mpg files in Powerpoint 2010
  • wxDatePickerCtrl (wxWidgets) generates an assert on DTM_GETRANGE message result
  • Application that copies files from one place to another stoped working in wine versions greater then 1.6.2
  • Failure to connect to server in TMUnitedForever
  • Black Mirror 3 demo has wrong rendering with ARB shaders enabled
  • KSP Trajectory Optimization Tool (MATLAB Runtime (MCR)) crashes at launch
  • msvcrt:heap test regression
  • Cisco Jabber 11.6 crashes due to missing dbghelp.dll.EnumerateLoadedModulesExW
  • Autodesk 123D Design needs msvcr100.dll.mbsrtowcs_s
  • Window with CS_OWNDC style cause DC leak when GetDC/ReleaseDC is used.
  • BitTorrent Sync Setup won’t start, needs ncrypt.dll

Install Wine 1.9.11 onUbuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus), Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf), Ubuntu 15.04(Vivid Vervet), Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:wine/wine-builds

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install --install-recommends wine-staging

sudo apt-get install winehq-staging

Remove Wine:

sudo apt-get install ppa-purge

sudo ppa-purge ppa:wine/wine-builds
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