[PATCH] Environment variable to specify X11 window for desktop

Steven Edwards winehacker at gmail.com
Fri Feb 15 11:23:55 CST 2008

On Fri, Feb 15, 2008 at 10:46 AM, Robert Shearman <rob at codeweavers.com> wrote:
> Timothy Lee wrote:
>  > The attached patch allows the WINE desktop to be embedded within an
>  > existing X11 window, and is similar to the windowed mode in WINE.
>  >
>  > I've tested this feature using MS PowerPoint Viewer 2007, so that a
>  > fullscreen slideshow can be fitted inside any X11 window.
>  I'm struggling to imagine a case where the behaviour you've implemented
>  is useful.

Perhaps something like a plugin window like the crossover plugin in
the browsers? I can think of  a couple of other usage cases where this
could come in handy.

Steven Edwards

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