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I have been trying to install wine 1.5 on Ubuntu 12.04 for ages now, nothing seems to work. I have reinstalled ubuntu 12.04 and then tried to install wine1.5 directly through the terminal. This comes out:

wouter@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get install wine1.5
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
or been moved out of Incoming.
The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:
 wine1.5 : Depends: wine1.5-i386 (= 1.5.26-0ubuntu1)
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.

I am completely lost on how to get wine to work on ubuntu, does anybody know how to solve this problem and install wine? Thank you in advance!

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possible duplicate of Dependency error while installing WINE –  Seth Mar 29 '13 at 16:44
Where did you get Wine 1.5 from? Did you download it directly, or have you added ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa to your system's Software Sources in the Ubuntu Software Center? –  karel Mar 29 '13 at 16:52
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