This manual is for Arch Linux - How to install Wine
Q: What is Wine?
A:Â WineÂ (recursive acronym forÂ WineÂ Is Not an Emulator) is a free and open source compatibility layer
Â Â 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 repositoryÂ in your pacman.conf.
Q: What is Multilib
A:Â 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 MultilibÂ repository and update your system
Edit your pacman.conf file
# viÂ /etc/pacman.conf
Find and uncomment:
Save the file
Press shift and :Â
Now please run:
# pacman -Syu
# pacman -S wine
Wine will be now installed on your system.
If you have any problems or question please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.