[wpkg-users] WPKG and Windows 8 quirks

Krzysztof Gibas service at lukas-bch.com.pl
Fri Apr 4 12:00:42 CEST 2014

2014-04-01 at 22:24 Rainer Meier wrote:
> Hi Frank,
> On 01.04.2014 21:44, Frank Morawietz wrote:
>> Can't confirm this. I tested the default installation of WPKG on 
>> three different
>> computers with Windows 8 and WPKG was never run automatically.
> This is a Windows 8(.1) feature. Windows 8 never relly shuts down 
> kernel and services. In fact when you chose shutdown it will log off 
> all users and then hibernate session 0. So it's basically the same as 
> hibernating on the logon screen.

  Well, you can speculate all day long, but I'm telling you that every 
service receives SERVICE_CONTROL_PRESHUTDOWN signal, and it only depends 
on service what it does after this. Fact is old version hasn't properly 
implemented this. Try modified version and see that it works.


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