[Wine] Full screen and virtual desktop

Austin English austinenglish at gmail.com
Tue Jun 10 14:05:20 CDT 2008

On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 1:59 PM, "Rémi G." <remjg at free.fr> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm currently playing Outcast with Wine. As this game runs in a very low
> resolution (512x384), I need to play in full screen mode.
> Besides, I also need to kill the game when exiting since I can't skip
> credits (bug 13757
> <http://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=13757>).Therefore, I use a virtual
> desktop to avoid resolution problems when killing Wine.
> So my question is : if I use a virtual desktop in 1024x768 for instance and
> I run the game in full screen, should the game be played in 1024x768?
> Indeed, Wine automatically resize my virtual desktop to 512x384...
> Thank you very much for your answer!

The virtual desktop acts as its own screen. The game should start at
1024x768, then when the game goes 'full screen', it'll resize the

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