MDI windows, MDIClient and mdiclient

Dmitry Timoshkov dmitry at
Sun Oct 19 21:07:28 CDT 2003

"Shachar Shemesh" <wine-devel at> wrote:

> I am trying to make an application work under wine. The app is probably 
> an MFC app, that defenitely uses MDI. The problem boils down to this - 
> it tries to create an MDI window by doing SendMessageA to a message of 
> type "WM_MDICREATE". Here's the catch - the class it wants to use is in 
> Unicode. This fails for obvious reasons.

And what are that obvious reasons? AFAICS we do proper ansi/unicode
conversions for WM_MDICREATE message in windows/winproc.c.


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