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

Paul Griffith paulg at cse.yorku.ca
Tue Feb 19 16:12:11 CET 2013

On 02/19/2013 04:49 AM, David Petterson wrote:
> 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
> work.

Hi David,

   I had the same issue, and I used the setting "WPKG execution on 
failure" to solve my issue.

On 04/10/2012 04:06 PM, John Danks wrote:
 > I use the setting in WPKG Client called "WPKG execution on failure"
 > repeat count set to 3 seems to be enough.

Best Regards,
Paul Griffith

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