How To Install Wings 3D 1.5.3 On Linux Systems

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Wings 3D is an open-source subdivision modeler inspired by Nendo and Mirai from Izware, providing a wide range of modeling tools, a customizable interface, support for lights and materials, and a built-in AutoUV mapping facility.

The latest version available is Wings 3D 1.5.3, which has been released a while ago.

How To Install Wings 3D 1.5.3 On Linux Systems

In this article I will show you how to install Wings 3D 1.5.3 on the most popular Linux systems, including Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pinguy OS, Elementary OS, Deepin, Peppermint, LXLE, Linux Lite, Debian, Fedora, CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia, OpenMandriva, Arch Linux and Manjaro.

Because it is not available via any repository or PPA, we have to download the .run file, set execution permissions and run it, cd into the extracted folder and set execution permissions and run the file. Like this:

$ wget http://sourceforge.net/projects/wings/files/wings/1.5.3/wings-1.5.3-linux.bzip2.run
$ sudo chmod +x wings-1.5.3-linux.bzip2.run
$ ./wings-1.5.3-linux.bzip2.run
$ cd wings-1.5.3 && rm wings-1.5.3-linux.bzip2.run
$ sudo chmod +x wings
$ sudo ./wings

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One comment on “How To Install Wings 3D 1.5.3 On Linux Systems
  1. My Release: GNU Linux Debian/Jessie 3.16.0-4-686-pae

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