How do I install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu?
Installing from the Ubuntu repository:
PlayOnLinux is available from the default Ubuntu repositories on Ubuntu versions 12.04 and later.
Install it with
sudo apt-get install playonlinux
Then click ➕ Install a program in PlayOnLinux and search for the Windows program that you want to install.
However, if you want the latest version, you will need to add the PlayOnLinux repository.
Installing from the PlayOnLinux repository:
The following example is for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
wget -q "http://deb.playonlinux.com/public.gpg" -O- | sudo apt-key add - sudo wget http://deb.playonlinux.com/playonlinux_precise.list -O /etc/apt/sources.list.d/playonlinux.list sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install playonlinux
If you want to ensure that you have the correct repo for your version of Ubuntu, or only want to install from the .deb file, you can check here: http://www.playonlinux.com/en/download.html