DSC resources for configuring settings related to networking.

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DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource


DefaultGatewayAddress DnsClientGlobalSetting DnsConnectionSuffix DNSServerAddress Firewall FirewallProfile HostsFile IPAddress IPAddressOption NetAdapterAdvancedProperty NetAdapterBinding NetAdapterLso NetAdapterName NetAdapterRDMA NetAdapterRsc NetAdapterRss NetAdapterState NetBIOS NetConnectionProfile NetIPInterface NetworkTeam NetworkTeamInterface ProxySettings Route WINSSetting


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Release Notes

## [8.0.0-preview0004] - 2020-05-04

### Added

- ComputerManagementDsc
 - Added build task `Generate_Conceptual_Help` to generate conceptual help
   for the DSC resource.
 - Added build task `Generate_Wiki_Content` to generate the wiki content
   that can be used to update the GitHub Wiki.
- Common
 - Added Assert-IPAddress function to reduce code duplication - Fixes
   [Issue #408](

### Changed

- NetworkingDsc
 - Updated to use the common module _DscResource.Common_.
- DefaultGatewayAddress:
 - Refactored to reduce code duplication.
 - Fixed hash table style violations - fixes [Issue #429](
 - Fixed general style violations.
- Added `.gitattributes` to ensure CRLF is used when pulling repository - Fixes
 [Issue #430](
- BREAKING CHANGE: Changed resource prefix from MSFT to DSC.
- Updated to use continuous delivery pattern using Azure DevOps - Fixes
 [Issue #435](
- Updated CI pipeline files.
- No longer run integration tests when running the build task `test`, e.g.
 `.\build.ps1 -Task test`. To manually run integration tests, run the
 .\build.ps1 -Tasks test -PesterScript 'tests/Integration' -CodeCoverageThreshold 0
- Change Azure DevOps Pipeline definition to include `source/*` - Fixes [Issue #450](
- Updated pipeline to use `latest` version of `ModuleBuilder` - Fixes [Issue #451](
- Merge `` into `` - Fixes [Issue #451](

### Deprecated

- None

### Removed

- None

### Fixed

- Fixed IDs of Azure DevOps pipeline in badges in README.MD - Fixes
 [Issue #438](
- Fixed typo in link to Wiki in README.MD

### Security

- None

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
8.0.0-previe... (current version) 55 5/4/2020
8.0.0-previe... 95 3/26/2020
8.0.0-previe... 39 2/15/2020
8.0.0-previe... 38 1/20/2020 1,330,018 9/19/2019 61,808 6/26/2019 20,046 5/15/2019 36,123 4/3/2019 78,767 2/20/2019 12,593 1/10/2019 9,193 11/29/2018 18,080 9/5/2018 35,411,625 6/13/2018