[Wine] Re: Different settings for different programs

Duane Clark junkmail at junkmail.com
Mon Mar 19 00:54:19 CDT 2007

edelstahlratte at gmail.com wrote:
> Is there a way to use different settings (ie: emulate virtual desktop, 
> amount of hardware sound acceleration, etc.) for different programs 
> run under wine?  Failing that, is there a way to turn on / off the 
> emulation of a virtual desktop while running a program from the 
> command line?  I'd like to be able to run only certain programs, the 
> ones that change the screen resolution, in a virtual desktop, and run 
> all others without one.  I'd also like to be able to use full hardware 
> acceleration for sound in some programs, but have it set to 
> "emulation" by default.

You can create an emulated desktop on the command line like this:

wine explorer /desktop=default,640x480 /c/Program\ Files/Riven/Riven.exe

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