Write once and run on as many server as you like which helps being productive and spare time to do interesting tasks. Always maintains the desired state, even when humans try to change settings on servers so that your confidence level is high about the environments you build. Source controlled , version of changes can… Read More Top 3's, why you should use PowerShell DSC.
During the weekend I thought creating an azure resource manager based packer image should be easier and simpler. But it turned out to be lot more tweaking than I anticipated. At the end its all worth it, here are the detailed steps to get things work if you are interested in this route. To be… Read More 101 – Packer by HashiCorp with Azure Resource Manager by Microsoft
Overview below are the list of tasks needs to be completed Download Docker Copy Docker files to Container Start the Docker process Enable Firewall on Nano Server Container Host Start the Docker Daemon Manager Docker remotely Download Docker, wget is not available on the nano server so, this have to be done on client Create… Read More Installing and Running Docker on Nano Server(Container Host)
Let’s do a quick overview of the simple XML file. Below diagram should represent the xml structure Below is the actual XML File Let’s, Just into PowerShell Scripts. Now, we need to update the Gear type from auto to Manual Github link to PowerShell – https://raw.githubusercontent.com/mani0070/Automate/master/XML/UpdateAttribute.ps1 Example 2 : some other ways of doing… Read More PowerShell – Ways to Update XML Data
Recently I have had issues with my Microsoft Surface Pro. After reaching out to support I received a replacement. Now the big task is installing all the required software onto my new Surface. I have decided to use Chocolatey https://chocolatey.org . I have updated the scripts in the Github and just execute runsetup.cmd from the… Read More Installing software is much easier with Chocolatey and PowerShell