Yagmark and localized Windows

Austin English austinenglish at gmail.com
Thu Jun 24 13:45:03 CDT 2010

On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 9:42 AM, Dan Kegel <dank at kegel.com> wrote:
> I'd love to have yagmark be more internationalized.
> I did try to use button codes rather than english
> strings in wisotool, but sometimes it wasn't possible, and
> sometimes I didn't try hard enough.  Not sure if I
> tried at all in yagmark yet.
> According to
> http://www.autohotkey.com/docs/commands/SetTitleMatchMode.htm
> Autohotkey supports regular expressions, so for the matching
> strings that can't be changed to button codes,
> we could list a bunch of alternatives, e.g. Save As|Enregistrer Sous
> Then the remaining mess is when we have to send a
> keystroke, we might need a switch statement to decide
> which keystroke to send based on the language.
> For the purposes of benchmarking wine, just setting
> LANG=en_US.UTF-8 solves the problem, but that
> doesn't help when you're trying to benchmark Windows.

The proper way to do it with AutoHotKey is either to use the button
ID, if available, or define the resource name for each language. Most
of the time button ID's are available and work well. There was a bug
for some of them being different in windows and wine that AJ recently


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