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15.0 > System > wine (8.0)

Wine is an Open Source implementation of the Windows API on top of X for
Linux and Unix.

NOTE: This builds the stable version of wine. If you need cutting-edge
then you may want to check out wine-staging.


This SlackBuild will try to autodetect whether to build for 32 or 64
bits or both. WINE64 and WINE32 can be used to enable/disable each

WINE64=NO ./wine.SlackBuild
WINE32=NO ./wine.SlackBuild

The executable for 64 bit wine is named wine64.

To disable OpenGL support, use:

OPENGL=NO ./wine.SlackBuild

The above options can be combined.


fontforge: To build tahoma, tahomabd, and marlett fonts.
webcore-fonts: For MS fonts for the web and Windows Vista.



With 64 bit support you would use the wine64 binary. If you have a
combined 32 and 64 bit package you need to set the environmental
variable WINEPREFIX to point to the 64 bit wine directory when running
wine64, which should be different to the 32 bit directory (~/.wine by


WINEPREFIX=~/.wine64 wine64 notepad

To build the 32 bit wine on x86_64 you will need to have multilib
packages installed.

AlienBOB's multilib readme and repo:

A script that rsyncs with alienBOB's repo and installs the multilib
packages which can be found here:

Be sure to read the short instructions at the top. If you use slackpkg
then you will also want to blacklist his packages in


Maintained by: Dave Woodfall
Keywords: emulation,win32,windows,games,emulator,wine
ChangeLog: wine


Source Downloads:
wine-8.0.tar.xz (9b575d61b442da343c6ee7acf6716b60)

Download SlackBuild:
wine.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Validated for Slackware 15.0

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

Access to the repository is available via:
ftp git cgit http rsync

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