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I have a problem with installing wine into my netbook running ubuntu 12.04, it says that I need to insert the installation CD, but i installed ubuntu through my USB pendrive. How can I do for installing it?

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How are you trying to install wine? "sudo apt-get install wine" right? –  harisibrahimkv May 21 '12 at 11:03
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You need to edit gksu gedit /etc/apt/source.list

and remove any lines that start with deb cdrom: like so

deb cdrom:[Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin - Alpha amd64 (20120321)]/ dists/precise/restricted/binary-i386/

then save that file and then run sudo apt-get update (you may have to close software center for this command to run correctly)

and then try again

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If you use sudo apt-get install wine, you may get the old version of wine.

It is recommended to use the sources at PPA.

The try sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa.

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install wine

May this would help you.

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