Java in wine?

Zsolt Rizsanyi rizsanyi at
Wed Mar 26 15:45:58 CST 2003

On Wednesday 26 March 2003 17:59, Mike Hearn wrote:
> Next problem - java appears to use DirectDraw? It wipes out the screen
> contents in the same way QuickTime did when using DirectDraw, which
> obviously gets in the way of working with the app :)

Yes. Swing uses DirectDraw. But you can disable direct draw usage with the 
-Dsun.java2d.noddraw option.
(That is running program with 'java -Dsun.java2d.noddraw main.Class' )

I had to use this option when I had a S3 Virge DX (graphic card), since it had 
glitches with ddraw.


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