winedos: Fixed a problem with timer values that are below 50ms.

Peter Dons Tychsen donpedro at
Sat Nov 29 17:31:31 CST 2008

Hi Michael.

Yes, normally i let the tools do the job as described.
However, in this case i just blamed it on the elves, as i was tired and
forgot to do it :-)

Lets hope patchmaker can stop me from forgetting this ever again.....
but there is no excuse for my sloppiness.

This is probably a good time to recommend and admire the kind of work
done by the Wine community. It is exactly this kind of attention to
detail and quality that makes Wine and other open source projects
superior. The quality of the reviews done on a daily basis is



On Fri, 2008-11-28 at 10:10 +0100, Michael Stefaniuc wrote:
> Hello Peter,
> Peter Dons Tychsen wrote:
> > I knew it.....
> > We are getting close to Christmas, and then this starts happening....
> > 
> > Every year around this time, small elves creep down from the roof, and
> > tamper with my computer while i am sleeping. They open all of my files
> > and fill them with whitespaces. You should see what they did to my
> > desktop!
> > 
> > I will have a chat with them and try to make sure it does not happen
> > again!
> > 
> > I will resend the patch when that is done,
> > 
> > Thanks for the tip,
> heh, I didn't include the tip but if you want it here it is:
>   chmod a+x .git/hooks/pre-commit
> Run it in your (git) Wine source directory. That will prevent your elves
> from doing those funny whitespace tricks again.
> bye
> 	michael
> > On Thu, 2008-11-27 at 11:16 +0100, Michael Stefaniuc wrote:
> >> Hello Peter,
> >>
> >> Peter Dons Tychsen wrote:
> >>> Fixed a problem with timer values that are smaller than the minimum time
> >>> that can be assigned to the SetTimer() win32 call (approx 50ms). The
> >>> patch splits up the timer into several interrupts if too long time has
> >>> passed.This fixes good old OutRun, which uses timers of approx 10ms. As
> >>> a bonus, this aalso fixes situations where we have fallen behind for
> >>> other reasons.
> >> your patch introduces a lot of dangling whitespace at the end of lines.

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