user32: Make GetWindowPlacement() work for other process windows. Take 2.

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Mon Aug 30 12:50:30 CDT 2010

Dmitry Timoshkov <dmitry at> writes:

> This patch fixes the problem reported in the bug 12001.
> This version of the patch uses an internal message to fetch window state
> from a foreign thread. Another aproach could be to store the window state in
> the server, but that would require to introduce another server call for it.

I'd be surprised if GetWindowPlacement required the other thread to be
running a message loop on Windows...

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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