This manual is for Arch Linux - How to install Wine
Q: What is Wine?
A: Wine (recursive acronym for Wine Is Not an Emulator) is a free and open source compatibility layer
software application that aims to allow applications designed for Microsoft Windows to run on Unix-like operating systems.
Q: I would like to install Wine.
A: You will need to enable Multilib repository in your pacman.conf.
Q: What is Multilib
A: The multilib repository is an official repository which allows the user to run and build 32-bit applications on 64-bit installations of Arch Linux.
Enable Multilib repository and update your system
Edit your pacman.conf file
# vi /etc/pacman.conf
Find and uncomment:
Save the file
Press shift and :
Now please run:
# pacman -Syu
# pacman -S wine
Wine will be now installed on your system.
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