[Wine] Re: starting wine with window size gives error.
dclark at akamail.com
Tue Mar 20 12:44:30 CDT 2007
Jerry Geis wrote:
> I am starting wine with the command:
> wine explorer /desktop=Name,640x480 PPTVIEW.EXE myppt.ptt
> and I get the following error:
> [silentm at geisjdell PowerPoint Viewer]$ fixme:actctx:QueryActCtxW
> 80000010 0x3018b4d0 (nil) 1 0x34fb60 8 (nil)
> X Error of failed request: BadWindow (invalid Window parameter)
> Major opcode of failed request: 1 (X_CreateWindow)
> Resource id in failed request: 0x2e00007
> Serial number of failed request: 13
> Current serial number in output stream: 15
> [silentm at geisjdell PowerPoint Viewer]$
> If I start wine with wine explorer /desktop=Name,800x600 PPTVIEW.EXE
> It does work.
> Why can I not specify a smaller window? Is this a bug? I am using 0.9.33
Smaller windows can definitely be specified; I just tried a 640x480
window with a current version of Wine and the game Riven. I am guessing
that perhaps PPTVIEW simply won't create a window that small.
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