Wine 1.5.15 Now Fully Supports Layered Windows

A new update is available for Wine and this time, it will fully support layered windows. This update also fixes over 86 bugs and comes with a new version of Gecko engine compatible with Firefox 16. The full changelog is given below:  – Full support for layered windows.
  – New version of the Gecko engine based on Firefox 16.
  – Support for broadcast sockets used by networked games.
  – Downloaded add-ons installers are now cached.
  – Support for persistent Internet cookies.
  – String optimizations in JavaScript.

You can install Wine in Ubuntu by adding a PPA:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine1.5

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