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  1. Mar 2021
  2. Feb 2021
    1. If the program was important enough, Microsoft might actually go ahead and add some hack to their implementation so the the program would continue to work, but the cost of that is increased complexity (with all the ensuing problems) of the Windows code. It also makes life extra-hard for the Wine people, because they try to implement the WinAPI as well, but they can only refer to the documentation for how to do this, which leads to many programs not working as they should because they (accidentally or intentionally) rely on some implementation detail.
    1. I still cannot install it on SID (Winter 2021):

      $ sudo apt install wine32
      Reading package lists... Done
      Building dependency tree... Done
      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:
       libcurl4:i386 : Depends: librtmp1:i386 (>= 2.4+20131018.git79459a2-3~) but it is not going to be installed
       libfaudio0:i386 : Depends: libgstreamer-plugins-base1.0-0:i386 (>= 1.10.0) but it is not going to be installed
       libwine:i386 : Depends: libgstreamer-plugins-base1.0-0:i386 (>= 1.0.0) but it is not going to be installed
                      Recommends: libodbc1:i386 (>= 2.3.1) but it is not going to be installed
                      Recommends: libsane1:i386 (>= 1.0.27) but it is not installable
                      Recommends: libasound2-plugins:i386 but it is not going to be installed
                      Recommends: gstreamer1.0-plugins-good:i386 but it is not going to be installed
      E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
      
  3. Dec 2019
  4. Aug 2017
  5. Dec 2016