I don't seem to find a working tutorial on how to install winexe, which is a program that allows for execution of commands on a Windows machine remotely from a Linux machine. None of the tutorials I've followed so far has worked on my Ubuntu 12.04.
From the read me:
This gets me to:
and a debian installer for 12.10 and 12.04. Looks to me you can install it with Ubuntu software center:
I do not see a problem installing it (nor the need ;) ):
Rinzwind's answer now contains dead links, and I think he dismissed your request for a command line solution far too quickly. For advantages of command line over GUI, see http://www.aswedeingermany.de/50SoftwareDevelopment/50ShellVsGUI.html.
To install winexe on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin 64bit (or others):