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Today on the PowerScripting Podcast we will be speaking Alex Riedel, lead developer for PrimalScript at SAPIEN Technologies.Â While he was on he gave away a bunch of great prizes to the people on Ustream (see what you missed?) We also have a contest for a copy of PrimalScript at the end of the show if you missed it live.
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- John Noble blogged about new PowerShell book in the works from Richard Siddaway “PowerShell in Practice”
- Richard Siddaway is doing a Powershell talk in Sweden on Sept 16th
- The PowerShell Guy : PowerTab V2 Examples – Mow’s putting some cool stuff into PowerTab v.next
- Change of the Guard at the Scripting Center – New Scripting Guys: Ed Wilson and Craig Liebendorfer
- From Keith Hill’s blog PowerShell has moved up to #15 on the TIOBE Programming Community Index
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We had a great talk with Alex Riedel, listen to the show to hear it!
- Using conditional operators from BSonPosh “-not(match|like)”
- Aleksandar has a blog post on using an LDAP query instead of “Where”
- Advanced Microsoft SQL Server PowerShell Tips and Tricks
- Pimp your prompt!
- Jonathan’s VDM script goodness
- Get PDF version of files > Windows PowerShell Discussion Forums > PowerShellCommunity.org – On this thread from PowerShellCommunity.org, Shay found out how to read the PDF version in a one-liner
- script to find local group members (http://poshcode.org/544 )
- script wrapper for netstat (http://poshcode.org/560 )