How come individual applications can't be put on a virtual desktop in winecfg?

L. Rahyen research at
Wed Apr 11 06:14:27 CDT 2007

Wednesday April 11 2007 09:56、Scott Ritchie さんは書きました:
> I have a single, very old application that needs to run in Windows 98
> mode with a 640x480 virtual desktop.
> But, I'd like to run other applications at the same time.  How come I
> can't set winecfg to make a virtual desktop for just this application,
> and handle everything else in the window manager?

	Very simple. Run your application like this:

wine explorer /desktop=MyDesktopName,640x480 myprogram.exe

	Then run your other applications as usual:

wine otherprogram.exe

	It is obvious that you can setup short alias so you can just type "myprogram" 
instead of "wine explorer /desktop=MyDesktopName,640x480 myprogram.exe" in 
the console (or you can make an launch icon if you preffer GUI for starting 

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