Right-To-Left (RTL) languages and Wine

Paul Vriens paul.vriens.wine at gmail.com
Fri Jul 30 03:33:17 CDT 2010

On 07/30/2010 10:02 AM, Alexandre Julliard wrote:
> Paul Vriens<paul.vriens.wine at gmail.com>  writes:
>> On 07/29/2010 08:13 PM, Alexandre Julliard wrote:
>>> That depends on the situation. In some cases it can be set globally
>>> through the version resources, in other cases it will have to be set on
>>> an individual resource basis, or specified directly in the code.
>> When you say 'globally' do you mean everything running under (one)
>> wineserver?
> No, I mean globally for a process, this is always per-process. If you
> put the magic string in the version resources the whole process is RTL,
> making all the windows automatically WS_EX_LAYOUTRTL and mirroring all
> the UI. That's the correct approach for Wine builtin apps, once
> WS_EX_LAYOUTRTL works properly.

Ok, thanks for that explanation. Do you know if dialog resources also 

After reading http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/goglobal/bb688119.aspx 
("Activating Mirroring for Dialog Resources") it's not very clear to me 
(my thought is that it doesn't inherit).



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