DSC resources for configuring WS-Man.

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See the version list below for details.

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Install-Module -Name WSManDsc -RequiredVersion 3.1.2-preview0001 -AllowPrerelease

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DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResource WSMan


WSManListener WSManConfig WSManServiceConfig


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

# Change log for WSManDsc

The format is based on and uses the types of changes according to [Keep a Changelog](,
and this project adheres to [Semantic Versioning](

## [Unreleased]

## [3.1.1] - 2020-01-31

### Changed

- Changed CI pipeline HQRM Test image to use `windows-2019` Azure DevOps hosted
 image - fixes [issue #69](
- Changed CI pipeline Unit Test image to use `vs2017-win2016` Azure
 DevOps hosted image - fixes [issue #69](
- Added CI pipeline stages for running Integration and Unit tests on
 Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server 2019 respectively.

## [3.1.0] - 2020-01-15

### Added

- WSManDsc
 - Added automatic release with a new CI pipeline.

### Changed

- WSManDsc
 - Transferred ownership to
 - Added missing resource to README.MD.
 - BREAKING CHANGE: Changed resource prefix from DSR to DSC.
 - Renamed module `WSManDsc.ResourceHelper` to `WSManDsc.Common` and updated
   to use standard functions.
 - Pinned `ModuleBuilder` to v1.0.0.
 - Updated build badges in README.MD.
 - Remove unused localization strings.
 - Adopt DSC Community Code of Conduct.
 - Fix Code Coverage generation.
 - Updated the CI pipeline files to the latest template.
 - Changed unit tests to handle missing DscResource.Test better.
 - Changed `azure-pipeline.yml` to match current pattern ([Issue #59](
- Set `testRunTitle` for PublishTestResults steps so that a helpful name is
 displayed in Azure DevOps for each test run.
- Set a display name on all the jobs and tasks in the CI
 pipeline - fixes [issue #63](

### Deprecated

- None

### Removed

- WSManDsc
 - Removed unused file `.codecov.yml`.
 - Removed the file `Deploy.PSDeploy.ps1` since it is not longer used by
   the build pipeline.

### Fixed

- WSManDsc
 - Added file, and a 'Code of Conduct' section in the
- WSManListener
 - Fix Find-Certificate Verbose Messages [Issue #49](
- Fixed `GitVersion.yml` feature and fix Regex - fixes
 [issue #62](
- Fix import statement in all tests, making sure it throws if module
 DscResource.Test cannot be imported - fixes
 [issue #67](
- Fix deploy stage in CI pipeline to prevent it executing against forks
 of the repository - fixes [issue #66](

### Security

- None

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
3.2.0-previe... 157 4/21/2021
3.2.0-previe... 1,099 12/30/2020
3.2.0-previe... 185 7/4/2020
3.2.0-previe... 19 6/14/2020
3.1.2-previe... (current version) 31 3/31/2020
3.1.1 4,396,083 1/31/2020
3.1.1-previe... 14 1/15/2020
3.1.0 611 1/15/2020
3.1.0-previe... 10 1/15/2020
3.1.0-previe... 14 1/10/2020
3.1.0-previe... 11 1/1/2020
3.1.0-previe... 10 12/29/2019
3.1.0-previe... 10 12/25/2019
3.1.0-previe... 10 12/25/2019
3.1.0-previe... 10 12/24/2019 207 10/25/2019 46 10/15/2019 18,568,622 1/13/2018 40 1/2/2018 448 9/2/2017