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.
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