[wpkg-users] wpkg problems since network replacement to 1GB

David Petterson david at ifm.liu.se
Tue Feb 19 10:49:51 CET 2013

On 2013-02-18 23:14, Stefan Pendl wrote:
> Am 18.02.2013 19:16, schrieb David Petterson:
>> On 2013-02-15 16:29, Marco Gaiarin wrote:
>>> Mandi! Kühne Jörg HCARE-ZLM
>>>    In chel di` si favelave...
>>>> We use the WPKG Client version 1.3.6. Since our network replacement
>>>> to 1GB we
>>>> use to have problems with our software distribution. Normally WPKG
>>>> works fine
>>>> when we kick off it manually but during restart of our hosts
>>>> (several) the
>>>> WPKG-Service (start-type: auto mode) do not working properly. Maybe
>>>> it has
>>>> something to do with our WPKG settings, see below:
>>> 1.3.6 have known trouble in this aspects, so please move to the latest
>>> (1.3.14) and retry.
>>> More or less, the trouble came from WPKG Client service not correctly
>>> depending on the network setup, so starts before the network came in.
>>> And fail.
>> I have the same problem with 1.3.14. On "some" computers, WPKG Client
>> will start before the network causing the service to fail startup.
>> "WNetAddConnection2-> The network path was not found"
>> A fix for this is most welcome!
> There have been some fixes posted, so you just need to search for them.
> One was to introduce a dependency on the network service, if I remember
> correctly.

None of the "fixes" I found so far works. I have added all network
related services that I could find as dependants and it still wont work.
I am currently testing a scheduled start (on system start) that seem to

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