Basically wine application runs windows applications on Linux, BSD, Solaris and Mac OS X.
Wine 1.2 Stable release available now to Download, a lot of improvements and bugs fixed with the final release check the release announcement for more informations.
Main new features: supported for 64 bit applications for different processors types, supporting animated cursors, built in applications icons, desktop integrations, direct3d, Audio enhancement, and more according to wine release announcement it about 23,000 changes on this version.
Wine 1.2 Release announcement Here.
Fresh Download and install for Wine 1.2 Follow This Link.
Upgrade to Wine 1.2 on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
Adding WineHQ repositories open Software sources then other software tab then add the repositories between quotes
” ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa ”
then go to update manager and check for new update it will be available there.
same installations process also work on linux Mint 9, and distributions based on Ubuntu 10.04. That’s it for now.