SystemParametersInfo / GetSystemMetrics patches

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Tue Oct 23 15:37:56 CDT 2001

Andriy Palamarchuk <apa3a at> writes:

> Do you think it is better to do lazy loading for most
> parameters?

Yes definitely.

> I'll think about it more. Originally I planned to
> broadcast change notification across processes and use
> the reload function in other process to refresh values
> from registry. The problem with this approach is when
> a parameter is changed without saving.

A possibility could to create a volatile registry branch to save
parameters that aren't permanently saved. This way they would be
accessible from other processes.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

More information about the wine-devel mailing list