WM_POWERBROADCAST interaction needed
|Reported by:||cbargar||Owned by:|
|Keywords:||Cc:||cbargar, Tim Kosse|
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I run a small (family) FTP server, and don't need (nor
want) the system powered on 100% of the time. Family
members use WakeOnLan to power it up. The system is
set to "Standby" after 20 minutes of inactivity.
Problem: Filezilla server time doesn't seem to count
as activity, and the server goes "Standby" even though
a user is logged on and actively transferring files.
I need the server to disallow the WM_POWERBROADCAST
message PBT_APMQUERYSUSPEND code if a user is logged on
when the message is received.
I've been a programmer for 25 years (mostly Mainframe
assembler), but have enough C++ and Windows under my
belt to make the change and submit it to the group if I
can get the server source. I'll even volunteer for
occasional projects to help clear the Feature Request
backlog. No compensation, as I'm employed as a
programmer, and that would be a conflict of interest -
have to keep this at the "hobby" level to be able to