Episode 208 – Oisin Grehan and Keith Hill talk about the PowerShell Community Extensions

A Podcast about Windows PowerShell.

In This Episode

Tonight on the PowerScripting Podcast, we talk to Keith Hill and Oisin Grehan about the PowerShell Community Extensions (PSCX)

  • psexec.exe -s -i powershell_ise.exe

  • Get-Culture

  • Get-UICulture

  • about topic: Logical Operators

  • if (Get-Culture -or Get-UIculture -eq “fr*”){#do stuff} this is the WRONG way

  • if (Get-Culture -eq “fr*” -or Get-UICulture -eq “fr*”){#do stuff}




Guests – Keith Hill and Oisin Grehan



The Question –

Superpower: Keith – Superman

       Oisin (first computer) –


Chatroom Buzz

mwjcomputing: ## Did you have cmdlets that overlapped with Microsoft’s base?

justpaul: ## Is the goal to get the community extentions adopted into official PS cmdlets? Or is there a bit of a post-partem depression?

About Jonathan Walz

Since March 2007, Jonathan Walz has been the co-host and technical brains for the PowerScripting Podcast. Conceived as a radio show for the PowerShell community, the podcast is the longest-lived PowerShell show in existence, and has featured dozens of weekly guests.