Looking for switches that work with DSC

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    Does anyone know where I can find a definitive list of switches that work with DSC? I would be particularly interested in any SOHO / Desktop switches that work with DSC.

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    ...switches? I'm not sure what you mean.

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    I had heard that certain Microsoft branded / approved networking devices worked with DSC 🙂 This Slashdot article hints at it:

    https://linux.slashdot.org/story/15/05/07/1133207/microsoft-releases-powershell-dsc-for-linux

    With some googling I came across and OMI interface for Arista equipment:

    I was just interested in purchasing a desktop switch so that I could try out configuring it without breaking the bank / production 🙂

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    Ah. So, you're only going to find OMI in a managed switch, not a cheaper unmanaged desktop device. And I'm not aware of any master compatibility list; in theory, any switch supporting OMI should work, although you may have to write custom resources if the vendor hasn't done so.

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