Summer of Code Project: DirectPlay

Stefan Dösinger stefandoesinger at
Mon Apr 17 06:21:16 CDT 2006

Am Montag, 17. April 2006 16:18 schrieb Adam Luchjenbroers:
> On Sat, 15 Apr 2006 20:03, Alexander N. Sørnes wrote:
> > This is a proposal for a Google Summer of Code Project.
> >
> > Improve Wine's DirectPlay implementation so that it can at least run a
> > simple demo app, and ideally end up enabling network play for a free
> > game demo.
> > A list of such demos is available here
> >
> Always wanted to see that implemented, but there's the issue of the
> DirectPlay protocol itself, which AFAIK is undocumented.
> Or do we have a solution for that?
"Wine provider for DirectPlay"?
For the start, we don't have to be compatible with the Microsoft protocol. If 
we can get a Wine-Wine protocol, this would work too. If that can then be 
compiled for windows too, we can provide a simple installer to allow Windows 
to communicate with us :)
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