Alexandre Julliard : x11drv: Moved desktop mode handling to the explorer process.

Stefan Dösinger stefandoesinger at
Tue Mar 28 16:06:50 CST 2006

> I have serious problems with games with that patch. All DirectDraw games
> I've tested(with the mainline ddraw code any my patches) because they fail
> to set the display mode. I have a MergedFB setup with a resolution of
> 1400x2074, and I disallow mode changes in my X config. With the old code,
> x11drv nicely reported the standard displaymodes 640x480,800x600,... to
> DDraw / opengl / d3d, and could resize the window to that resolutions. Now
> it only supports 1400x2074
Never mind that rant, I must have done something wrong when updating / 
recompiling, now it works with my code and the old ddraw code :)

> I really think a Desktop setting should be possible in winecfg. It allows
> me to configure some apps to use a virtual desktop and run them from the
> terminal with wine foo.exe, without a long "wine explorer
> /desktop=blabla..." line. Running games in a virtual Desktop is essential
> for d3d development.
That works too as I like it :) I'll do more tests tomorrow if I have time.

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