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

Scott Ritchie scott at
Wed Apr 11 13:53:27 CDT 2007

On Wed, 2007-04-11 at 11:14 +0000, L. Rahyen wrote:
> 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

So why doesn't winecfg let me do this?  ;)

I'll make a wiki page for things winecfg needs to be improved with.

Scott Ritchie

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