Beta or prerelease software is not intended for inexperienced users, as the software may contain bugs or may potentially damage your system. We strongly
recommend that users exercise caution and save all mission-critical data before installing or using this software.
Wine for Linux is an Open Source implementation of the Windows API on top of X and UNIX. Wine provides both a development toolkit for porting Windows sources to Unix and a program loader, allowing many unmodified Windows binaries to run on x86-based UNIX.