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vrf PNA Com Events

Question asked by fhejsek on Aug 9, 2005
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"><HTML><HEAD><META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-2"><META content="MSHTML 6.00.2900.2668" name=GENERATOR></HEAD><BODY><DIV dir=ltr align=left><SPAN class=513120308-10082005><FONT face=Tahoma color=#0000ff size=2>Hi Dara,</FONT></SPAN></DIV><DIV dir=ltr align=left><SPAN class=513120308-10082005><FONT face=Tahoma color=#0000ff size=2></FONT></SPAN> </DIV><DIV dir=ltr align=left><SPAN class=513120308-10082005><FONT face=Tahoma color=#0000ff size=2>Thank you for the example. It operates smoothly, without any security changes while both accounts are identical. I think, I can proceed now to allow for unequal accounts. Once again, thanks.</FONT></SPAN></DIV><DIV dir=ltr align=left><SPAN class=513120308-10082005><FONT face=Tahoma color=#0000ff size=2></FONT></SPAN> </DIV><DIV dir=ltr align=left><SPAN class=513120308-10082005><FONT face=Tahoma color=#0000ff size=2>Best Regards,</FONT></SPAN></DIV><DIV dir=ltr align=left><SPAN class=513120308-10082005><FONT face=Tahoma color=#0000ff size=2>Frantisek</FONT></SPAN></DIV><BR><BLOCKQUOTE style="PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px">  <DIV class=OutlookMessageHeader lang=cs dir=ltr align=left>  <HR tabIndex=-1>  <FONT face=Tahoma size=2><B>From:</B> SARIASLANI,DARA (A-Sonoma,ex1)   [mailto:dara_sariaslani@agilent.com] <BR><B>Sent:</B> Wednesday, August 10,   2005 2:30 AM<BR><B>To:</B> VRF<BR><B>Subject:</B> RE:[vrf] PNA Com   Events<BR></FONT><BR></DIV>  <DIV></DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005>Hi Frantisek,</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005></SPAN></FONT> </DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005>Since we moved to WXP SP2 some security and DCOM   settings were changed which explains why you may be having problems.    Events can work with DCOM as well as COM and your PNA does not have to be on   the same domain as your controller pc.  You do however, have to set the   proper permissions for DCOM thru the windows firewall on the PNA and anonymous   access for DCOM on both the PNA and the client pc.  If you go to the   following site (<A   href="http://na.tm.agilent.com/pna/xpsp2.html">http://na.tm.agilent.com/pna/xpsp2.html</A>),   you will find instructions for setting up the permissions.  There is a   utility that is provided to simplify the setup on the PNA, but you must also   manually perform steps 2-9 of the section "<STRONG><FONT   face="Times New Roman" color=#000000 size=3>Settings to Allow Anonymous DCOM   Access</FONT></STRONG>" on your client PC.  If you also have a firewall   on your PC, you may have to change some of its settings as well.  The   best thing to do is to turn your PC's firewall off (temporarily) and then try   your program.  if everything works, then turn it back on and try   again.  If it didn't work with the firewall turned on, then you must   contact your IT support to configure the appropriate   exceptions.</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005>I have included a simple VEE program that works with   Channel events when run inside or outside of a PNA.</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005></SPAN></FONT> </DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005>Best Regards,</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005></SPAN></FONT> </DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005>Dara Sariaslani</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005>PNA Application Architect</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN   class=643280600-10082005>Agilent Technologies</SPAN></FONT></DIV><BR>  <DIV class=OutlookMessageHeader lang=en-us dir=ltr align=left>  <HR tabIndex=-1>  <FONT face=Tahoma size=2><B>From:</B> Hejsek Frantiek [mailto:fhejsek@cmi.cz]   <BR><B>Sent:</B> Monday, August 08, 2005 5:46 AM<BR><B>Subject:</B> PNA Com   Events<BR></FONT><BR></DIV>  <DIV></DIV>  <DIV><FONT face=Tahoma size=2><SPAN class=576151112-08082005>Hi   All,</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV><FONT face=Tahoma size=2><SPAN   class=576151112-08082005></SPAN></FONT> </DIV>  <DIV><FONT face=Tahoma size=2><SPAN class=576151112-08082005>Does anyone know   how to communicate with Events in PNA DCOM on a remote computer?  The   DCOM itself operates smoothly but I am unable to use Events. PNA displays   : "Member not found", see event log. Included vee file  is an   original Agilent example. In  S</SPAN></FONT><FONT face=Tahoma   size=2><SPAN class=576151112-08082005>et PNAOpen ... I have   added the PNA name. I am using VEE 7.03 development and   WXP.</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV><FONT face=Tahoma size=2><SPAN class=576151112-08082005>Agilent says that   the application must be run on the same computer to use events, but on a   different place they claim that it is not needed (<A   href="http://na.tm.agilent.com/pna/DCOMSecurity.html">http://na.tm.agilent.com/pna/DCOMSecurity.html</A>).   I   have tested access only from remote computer.</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV><FONT face=Tahoma size=2><SPAN class=576151112-08082005>Both computers   are in the same domain and even the same account doesn't solve the   problem.  My experiments with dcomcnfg only worsen the situation. I am   not an expert and I haven't any idea how to   continue.  Thanks.</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV><FONT face=Tahoma size=2><SPAN   class=576151112-08082005></SPAN></FONT> </DIV>  <DIV><FONT face=Tahoma size=2><SPAN   class=576151112-08082005>Frantisek</SPAN></FONT></DIV>  <DIV><FONT face=Tahoma size=1><FONT size=2><BR><FONT face=Tahoma   size=1>--------------------------------------------------------------------------<BR>Frantisek   Hejsek<BR>Microwave Measurement Laboratory (1013)<BR>Czech Metrology   Institute<BR>Radiova 3, 102 00 Praha 10, Czech Republic<BR>E-mail:     fhejsek@cmi.cz<BR>Tel:    +(420) 266 020 172,     Fax:  +(420) 272 704   852<BR>-------------------------------------------------------------------------<BR><BR></FONT></DIV></FONT></FONT><BR>---<BR>You   are currently subscribed to vrf as: fhejsek@cmi.cz<BR>To subscribe send a   blank email to "join-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To unsubscribe send a   blank email to "leave-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To send messages to   this mailing list, email "vrf@agilent.com". <BR>If you need help with the   mailing list send a message to "owner-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com". </BLOCKQUOTE><BR>---<BR>You are currently subscribed to vrf as: rsb@soco.agilent.com<BR>To subscribe send a blank email to "join-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To unsubscribe send a blank email to "leave-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".<BR>To send messages to this mailing list,  email "vrf@agilent.com".  <BR>If you need help with the mailing list send a message to "owner-vrf@it.lists.it.agilent.com".</BODY></HTML>  

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