Microsoft DirectX is an advanced suite of multimedia application programming interfaces (APIs) built into Microsoft Windows; operating systems. DirectX provides a standard development platform for Windows-based PCs by enabling software developers to access specialized hardware features without having to write hardware-specific code. This technology was first introduced in 1995 and is a recognized standard for multimedia application development on the Windows platform.
You would only want to install this in Wine if you planned on doing any DirectX development inside of Wine.
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|Version||Description||Latest Rating||Latest Wine version tested||Test results||Comments|
|9.0c February 2006||Microsoft 9.0c DirectX SDK February 2006 release.||Garbage||1.0.1||1||0|
|9.26||Microsoft 9.26 DirectX SDK March 2009 release.||Platinum||1.1.28||1||0|