A Podcast about Windows PowerShell.
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Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast we talk to Don Jones about script editors, and more!
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Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Execute queries remotely to determine if services or processes are running
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Restart services, processes, or entire servers
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Check mailbox settings
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Unlock user accounts
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Reset passwords
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Run custom scripts
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- SQL Saturday #51 in Nashville: Aug 21st
- NYC PowerShell User Group has Dr. Ferdinand Rios from SAPIEN presenting on Sept 13th
- PowerWF is in the house at:
- Ballmer’s Peak
- The Administrator Crash Course: Windows PowerShell v2
- Scripting Outpost
- Email: email@example.com
- Twitter: @concentrateddon
Comments from the Chatroom…about script editors
21:42 <SQLvariant> ##I just use the ISE all the time
21:47 <glnsize> ISE 90% of the time.. when it’s a big project I use primalscript
21:47 <SQLvariant> crap is not effective enough of a term for VS
Talking about the perception of PowerShell…
Talking about programming a GUI application
22:06 <glnsize> i would rather see better parameter binding, and more pipeline support. Â Just like HTA before we’ll have alot of pretty front ends running crap code, but again I’m in the minority.
The evils of Foreach-Object
22:10 <pcgeek86> it was designed to bridge a gap between designers and developers
22:11 <SQLvariant> it’s the SQL Server equivalent of a cursor
Books vs other training methods
22:19 <glnsize> I buy books because I know/like the authors. Â I read a blog when I need to fix something
22:20 <jasonmarcher> websites, stackoverflow, forums, IRC
22:39 <glnsize> the james bond of powershell