Apps with problems during install using Managed Mode

Mike Hearn mike at
Thu May 29 12:14:42 CDT 2003

It is not that simple. I'm pretty sure that change would break many
other apps.

Being able to install apps in managed mode requires deep knowledge and
hacks of the x11drv, it is on the Wine 0.9 TODO list. Alexandre has
discussed it before, this is not a simple bug by any means :(

So, thanks for your efforts, but I'm not sure this is the correct

On Thu, 2003-05-29 at 17:28, Carlos Lozano wrote:
> Hello,
> > I'm not 100% sure this is right, just because a window has WS_CLIPSIBLINGS 
> > and WS_CLIPCHILDREN does not mean we necessarily want to manage it.
> > 
> > For example, both Trillian and WinAmp set this combination, and these need to 
> > be unmanaged (ideally semi managed I think, where we draw the system bar, let 
> > the app clip it away, then hand over to the window manager setting hints for 
> > no decoration.. but thats another matter)
> I don't know even what means "WS_CLIPSIBLINGS" and "WS_CLIPCHILDREN" ;)
> I have been searching a way to install this applications, using managed
> mode O:-)
> Regards,
> Carlos.

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