New wined3d configuration window
stefandoesinger at gmx.at
Thu Feb 2 08:20:11 CST 2006
> As long as nobody drops out of the blue sky and makes the best thing
> happen with a touch of h(is/er) magic wand, presenting the available
> options is a *very* nice thing to do.
> If the options are there, I might be able to run my games. I'll be
> able to report on the mailing list what options I used to get it to
> run, which should help debug the actual problem.
> If the options aren't there, I'll never know that they existed and so
> I'll probably be inclined to just give up and not try to run whatever
> game it is I'm trying to run.
This is all correct, but on the other hand, some users might complain about a
too complicated setup. Developers on the other hand just tell users to set an
option instead of fixing the code.
I am all OK with options, but before adding an option one should think why it
is necessary and if it can be avoided.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://www.winehq.org/pipermail/wine-devel/attachments/20060202/b559b37e/attachment.pgp
More information about the wine-devel