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Crash when booting over Remote Desktop

Just tried to use Gamma on a remote PC via Windows Remote Desktop Connection.

Unfortunately Gamma 21.3 previews (tried 67 and 65) all crash on startup while processing “Generating C# - VL.Skia.HDE.vl”

This is the output of the Windows Event Viewer / Event logs / Application:

Faulting application name: vvvv.exe, version: 2021.3.0.67, time stamp: 0xea44c150
Faulting module name: unknown, version: 0.0.0.0, time stamp: 0x00000000
Exception code: 0xc000041d
Fault offset: 0x0000000000000000
Faulting process id: 0x25ec
Faulting application start time: 0x01d703b8acb96aee
Faulting application path: C:\Program Files\vvvv\vvvv_gamma_2021.3.0-0067-gba8ae004c4\vvvv.exe
Faulting module path: unknown
Report Id: bb040187-5568-40e0-8a36-f1cf05b7e0fa
Faulting package full name: 

Stable Gamma 20.2.5 does not show this behaviour and runs fine via RDP.

It would be nice to have the possibility to use Gamma remotely via RDP for having classes for students with macs (VNC is not an option for authentication reasons).

this is the initial error from the .net Runtime:

Application: vvvv.exe
Framework Version: v4.0.30319
Description: The process was terminated due to an unhandled exception.
Exception Info: System.AccessViolationException
at OpenTK.Platform.Windows.Functions.DescribePixelFormat(IntPtr, Int32, Int32, OpenTK.Platform.Windows.PixelFormatDescriptor ByRef)
at OpenTK.Platform.Windows.WinGraphicsMode.ChoosePixelFormatPFD(IntPtr, OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsMode, AccelerationType)
at OpenTK.Platform.Windows.WinGraphicsMode.SelectGraphicsMode(OpenTK.Graphics.ColorFormat, Int32, Int32, Int32, OpenTK.Graphics.ColorFormat, Int32, Boolean)
at OpenTK.Platform.Windows.WinGLContext.SetGraphicsModePFD(OpenTK.Platform.Windows.WinGraphicsMode, OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsMode, OpenTK.Platform.Windows.WinWindowInfo)
at OpenTK.Platform.Windows.WinGLContext+TemporaryContext..ctor(OpenTK.INativeWindow)
at OpenTK.Platform.Windows.WinGLContext..ctor(OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsMode, OpenTK.Platform.Windows.WinWindowInfo, OpenTK.Graphics.IGraphicsContext, Int32, Int32, OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsContextFlags)
at OpenTK.Platform.Windows.WinFactory.CreateGLContext(OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsMode, OpenTK.Platform.IWindowInfo, OpenTK.Graphics.IGraphicsContext, Boolean, Int32, Int32, OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsContextFlags)
at OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsContext..ctor(OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsMode, OpenTK.Platform.IWindowInfo, OpenTK.Graphics.IGraphicsContext, Int32, Int32, OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsContextFlags)
at OpenTK.WinGLControl.CreateContext(Int32, Int32, OpenTK.Graphics.GraphicsContextFlags)
at OpenTK.GLControl.OnHandleCreated(System.EventArgs)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.WmCreate(System.Windows.Forms.Message ByRef)
at System.Windows.Forms.Control.WndProc(System.Windows.Forms.Message ByRef)
at System.Windows.Forms.UserControl.WndProc(System.Windows.Forms.Message ByRef)
at System.Windows.Forms.NativeWindow.Callback(IntPtr, Int32, IntPtr, IntPtr)

However, if one starts Gamma locally and then connects via RDP, it runs fine

can you please try this with latest 2021.4 previews and report if the problem persists for you?

Works nicely now with the previews!
Thanks!