[Wine] Re: Using wine for automatization
molle.bestefich at gmail.com
Tue Aug 8 18:09:37 CDT 2006
Dirk Theelen wrote:
> I have a windows application that is runnable under wine. Now i want
> this app to be controllable without the gui.
Here's a suggestion, anyway.
Redirect the application's X display to an X server running Xvfb (X
That way the GUI will be hidden from view.
Try if you can control the application by sending mouse / keyboard
commands through it's message loop using the standard Win32 API
functions - PostMessage (or SendMessage) with WM_MOUSExxx and
You could be relieved of having to modify Wine sources this way, I think.
Perhaps you can even use automation software such as AutoIt or
AutoHotkey instead of a homegrown solution.
Hope it's helpful =)
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