wine doesnt recognice option --desktop

gerard patel g.patel at
Mon Sep 24 15:23:47 CDT 2001

On Mon, 24 Sep 2001 20:19:53 +0300, Aapo =?iso-8859-1?Q?M=E4kinen?=
<amakinen at> wrote:

>To run OpenGL games smoothly I have heard
>wine should be started with option --desktop
>to enable double buffered desktop.
>But wine does not recognise this option, it
>says 'unidentified option'. I have "DeskTopDoubleBuffered" = "Y"
>in wine config file (there is no semicolon in the start of that line).

--desktop command line option is obsolete (even if 
it has not been removed from documentation)

Use it in config file instead.



The -managed command line option is
still valid, though.


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