Wine kernel acceleration module?

Dan Kegel dank at
Sun Jan 19 11:47:46 CST 2003

Mathew McBride wrote:
 > I've been able to lock the entire machine simply by running
> a DirectX game under Wine on the back of faulty X drivers!

I can't recall if that's happened to me, but I know I've had
X lock up so badly I had to telnet in and kill it.   X drivers
run with root privs :-(

> (would a kernel module allow debugging of such problems via Kernel debugging 
> features?)

IMHO none of our graphics stuff should be moved to the kernel;
I don't think any of it's in wineserver anyway, is it?

Shades of NT4.0 :-)
- Dan

Dan Kegel

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