Starting wine virtual desktop minimized

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Mon Jan 2 11:12:54 CST 2017

Austin English <austinenglish at> writes:

> Thanks. I was looking for something scriptable. I am mostly concerned
> about winetricks-test and CMD windows, less so with winetest.

It may not be the most elegant way, but it's definitely scriptable:

./wine explorer /desktop=foo notepad &
sleep 1
xdotool search --name "foo - Wine desktop" windowminimize

Alexandre Julliard
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