Author: Bartek Bielawski (Page 2/6)

Working with PowerShell DSC for Linux, part 5

Managing Linux can become a challenge if you don’t have some way of distributing credentials. There are several options: joining…

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Working with PowerShell DSC for Linux, part 4

CTP of Linux DSC that was released last year has only five resources: nxService, nxFile, nxUser, nxGroup, and nxScript. Things…

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Working with PowerShell DSC for Linux, part 3

Linux is a system that stores configuration in text files. As a result, nxFile should be considered one of two…

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Working with PowerShell DSC for Linux, part 1

PowerShell DSC for Linux caught my attention immediately after it was announced. Being able to control configuration of Linux box…

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Working with PowerShell DSC for Linux, part 2

In the first part of this series, we covered the basis–how to get Desired State Configuration to do what the…

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Using the ConvertFrom-String cmdlet to parse structured text

One of PowerShell strengths has always been string manipulation. PowerShell has very good support for regular expressions–using both cmdlets and operators….

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