A Podcast about Windows PowerShell.
In This Episode
This episode features PowerShell MVP, author, and scripting guru Jeff Hicks as a guest co-host and an excellent, information pack interview with PowerShell Quality Expert James Brundage.
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- James, tell us a bit about yourself, where you come from and how you ended up on the PowerShell team?
- What is a typical day like for you?
- I see you part of a PowerShell script club. Â How is that working out? What can you tell us about it?
- Being involved with testing and QA there must be times when you get to be a thorn in the sides of Jeffrey Snover, Bruce Payette and the rest. Â Deep down, secretly, doesn’t that feel good? Â But seriously, what is it like to work with them?
- I know you’ve developed a lot of testing tools for PowerShell, you’ve even shown them to me. Any chance some of them will be released to the community?
- Do you have any performance or benchmarking scripts that you can publish?
- James’sÂ personal blog
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- Use PowerShell’s transcript feature to assist in learning PowerShell. Put Start-Transcript into your profile to start recording your entire PowerShell session. A great way to review your work, especially when trying to learn PowerShell from the beginning.
- Increase your Powershell history buffer by setting $MaximumHistoryCount to a value higher than 64. You may also want to change the command buffer in the window settings to match.
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