Automatic wakeup/WOL and SelectObject to CompatibleDC failed

James Weatherall jnw "at" realvnc.com
Fri Apr 21 10:17:01 2006


Hi there,

Yup - yesterday. :)

Cheers,

Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Starfire E10K [mailto:e10kstarfire "at" hotmail.com] 
> Sent: 21 April 2006 09:32
> To: jnw "at" realvnc.com; vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
> Subject: RE: Automatic wakeup/WOL and SelectObject to 
> CompatibleDC failed
> 
> Hello,
> 
> Could you give me a timescale for the Personal Edition 4.2 
> release with the 
> fix?
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> 
> >From: "James Weatherall" <jnw "at" realvnc.com>
> >To: "'Starfire E10K'" <e10kstarfire "at" hotmail.com>, 
> <vnc-list "at" realvnc.com>
> >Subject: RE: Automatic wakeup/WOL and SelectObject to 
> CompatibleDC failed
> >Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2006 17:07:23 +0100
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> >Hi there,
> >
> >VNC Enterprise & Personal Editions 4.2 will include the fix 
> for this issue.
> >I'm afraid I don't have a timeframe for the fix making into 
> Free Edition at
> >present.
> >
> >Regards,
> >
> >Wez @ RealVNC Ltd.
> >
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com
> > > [mailto:vnc-list-admin "at" realvnc.com] On Behalf Of Starfire E10K
> > > Sent: 19 April 2006 16:24
> > > To: vnc-list "at" realvnc.com
> > > Subject: Automatic wakeup/WOL and SelectObject to 
> CompatibleDC failed
> > >
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > I believe I am suffering from the same issue as this person:-
> > >
> > > 
> http://www.realvnc.com/pipermail/vnc-list/2005-September/052246.html
> > >
> > > My system automatically wakes itself to perform TV recordings
> > > and I also
> > > wake it via WOL packets, I do not use RDP or fast user switching.
> > >
> > > I know when the system wakes itself for a recording I get no
> > > output on my
> > > monitor until a key is pressed and if I try to connect I get
> > > the VNC error
> > > mentioned, so suspect the graphics cards hasn't woken in some
> > > way and this
> > > is causing the VNC issue (there are no options in my BIOS to
> > > re-POSt after a
> > > resume from S3 STR).
> > >
> > > It has been mentioned that VNC could be changed such that
> > > when it see's the
> > > incoming event it could trigger a windows event of some kind
> > > (eg. issuing a
> > > keyboard command) to wake the graphics and therefore get
> > > around this problem
> > > - has any work been done/is planned on this issue?
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Simon.
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