Right-To-Left (RTL) languages and Wine

Alexandre Julliard julliard at winehq.org
Wed Sep 29 13:25:38 CDT 2010

Shachar Shemesh <shachar at shemesh.biz> writes:

> Did I mention that the automatic mirroring is a broken idea
> implemented in a broken way already?

What do you consider broken about it?

> Aside from notepad, for which the difference is very small, and most
> people would regard a default LTR control as the correct behavior
> anyway, what other applications are you concerned over?

Pretty much all of them. For example, Wordpad has combo boxes in the
toolbars, those won't be RTL without changing the process layout.
Winefile and Regedit have treeviews that would need mirroring, etc.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at winehq.org

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