Intercepting GDI calls

Steven Edwards winehacker at
Thu Feb 18 16:08:15 CST 2010

On Mon, Feb 15, 2010 at 4:05 PM, Ove Kaaven <ovek at> wrote:
> Sure it might be confusing, because that's not how the logic goes in the
> Microsoft world. Over there, the big machine acting as Terminal Server
> thing is the server, and the Remote Desktop client, which provides the
> actual display, is the client... while on X11, it's the complete
> opposite. I'm not going to pretend that it couldn't be confusing.

The whole X11 client/server discussion was touched on in the Unix
Haters Handbook chapter on X11. I think that reference proves the
merit of the argument.

Steven Edwards

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