[Wine] Wine window not maximizing in Mac OS X

James Mckenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Wed Aug 18 13:40:59 CDT 2010

-----Original Message-----
>From: Jesse Palser <SLNTHERO at aol.com>
>Sent: Aug 18, 2010 1:33 AM
>To: wine-users at winehq.org
>Subject: Re: [Wine] Wine window not maximizing in Mac OS X
>  On 08/18/2010 04:32 AM, PhilTickelson wrote:
>> I recently got a new macbook pro 13", 2.4 Ghz, running Mac OS X 10.6.3.
>> I am having trouble maximizing the Wine Desktop window that opens when I try running applications. It could be
>> possible that the Wine window can't be stretched or made any bigger, but I'm not sure. If I try to make the
>> window bigger by dragging the bottom right corner, the window gets larger, but it just adds a blank white space. >> The green + button is grayed out in the window which makes me think that this is as big as it gets, I'm just
>> hoping there's a workaround.
>You can't maximize/stretch the Wine window (on a Mac that is.)
>This would be a cool feature, hope its on the ToDo list...
There is a shortcoming of the X that is supplied with Macs that just plain prohibit this and the use of Full Screen.  This is being worked on and maybe available in the future.

Crossover has a semi-customized X that will run applications full screen.

James McKenzie

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