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Re: [Qemu-devel] Code Copy / New Linux boot code

From: Michael Torrie
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] Code Copy / New Linux boot code
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 2004 13:33:55 -0700

My apologies for my post, then, and for my other post!  :)  I agree that
the usefulness of such a thing would extend far beyond Linux.

On Mon, 2004-02-16 at 13:17, Lionel Ulmer wrote:
> > No, Wine is an attempt to implement the Windows API on linux.  What I've
> > described has nothing to do with that.  Instead, you run Windows XP (the
> > real version) inside of the qemu virtual  machine. 
> Well, I perfectly understood what you meant and my post was more a joke then
> anything else.. But well, if you take Wine's GDI implementation, it already
> does exactly what you want : takes GDI commands and translate it into X11
> commands (except that the interface is done at the GDI32 level and not at
> the driver level as you would in your case).
> And after, the more integration you want (copy paste, systray, ...) the more
> DLLs you will have to thunk / rewrite and the more you will ressemble Wine :-)
> But well, if it's feasable, it would really be a nice piece of work that
> could even be used on real Windows to 'remote display' applications from a
> real Windows box instead of an emulated one.
>          Lionel
Michael Torrie <address@hidden>

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