Right-To-Left (RTL) languages and Wine

Alexandre Julliard julliard at winehq.org
Fri Sep 24 16:00:55 CDT 2010

Paul Vriens <paul.vriens.wine at gmail.com> writes:

> I see you made great steps in getting the RTL stuff working. The
> Hebrew version of native winmine shows the menu's right-aligned now!
> What are the plans/ideas for the Wine builtin programs with respect to
> RTL languages? I mean, how are we going to make the distinction
> between LTR or RTL when builtin apps are run?

The apps that are ready for it will have to call SetProcessDefaultLayout
when appropriate. I don't think we want to use the version resource for
this, the mechanism is badly designed and would be painful to use.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at winehq.org

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