xHyper-V

3.18.0

This module contains DSC resources for deployment and configuration of Microsoft Hyper-V.

Minimum PowerShell version

4.0

Installation Options

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Install-Module -Name xHyper-V

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Install-PSResource -Name xHyper-V

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Author(s)

DSC Community

Copyright

Copyright the DSC Community contributors. All rights reserved.

Package Details

Owners

Tags

DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource

DSCResources

xVHD xVhdFile xVMDvdDrive xVMHardDiskDrive xVMHost xVMHyperV xVMNetworkAdapter xVMProcessor xVMScsiController xVMSwitch

Dependencies

This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

## [3.18.0] - 2022-06-04

### Added

- xHyper-V
 - Added automatic release with a new CI pipeline.
 - Added stubs for the powershell module Hyper-V that are used for
   all unit tests.
- xVhdFileDirectory
 - Added initial set of unit tests

### Deprecated

- **The module _xHyper-V_ will be renamed to _HyperVDsc_
 ([issue #62](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xHyper-V/issues/62)).
 The version `v3.18.0` will be the the last release of _xHyper-V_.
 Version `v4.0.0` will be released as _HyperVDsc_, it will be
 released shortly after the `v3.18.0` release to be able to start transition
 to the new module. The prefix 'x' will be removed from all resources in
 _HyperVDsc_.**
- xHyper-V
 - The resource will not be tested for Windows Server 2008 R2 since
   that operating system has reach end-of-life.

### Removed

- xVMSwitch
 - Removed the unit test that simulated functionality on Windows Server 2008 R2
   since that operating system has reach end-of-life. No functionality was
   removed from the resource, but in a future release the resource might stop
   working for Windows Server 2008 R2.

### Changed

- Update the pipeline files to the lates from Sampler.

### Fixed

- xVMDvdDrive
 - Fixed VMName property in example.
- xVMNetworkAdapter
 - Fixed MacAddress sample data.
- xVMSwitch
 - Correctly return the state as `$true` or `$false` depending on the
   `Ensure` property when the switch does not exist.

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
3.18.0 (current version) 68,700 6/4/2022
3.18.0-previ... 8 6/4/2022
3.18.0-previ... 1,024 3/19/2020
3.17.0.0 162,143 10/30/2019
3.16.0.0 45,347 2/20/2019
3.15.0.0 864 1/10/2019
3.14.0.0 498 11/29/2018
3.13.0.0 606 10/25/2018
3.12.0.0 1,473 6/13/2018
3.11.0.0 1,873 2/8/2018
3.10.0.0 727 12/20/2017
3.9.0.0 10,060 7/12/2017
3.8.0.0 1,980 5/31/2017
3.7.0.0 13,219 1/26/2017
3.6.0.0 462 12/14/2016
3.5.0.0 1,280 8/10/2016
3.4.0.0 1,017 3/31/2016
3.3.0.0 558 2/3/2016
3.2.0.0 1,434 9/11/2015
3.1.0.0 181 8/11/2015
3.0.0.0 97 7/24/2015
2.4.0.0 175 6/9/2015
2.3.0 144 5/2/2015
2.2.1 53 4/23/2015
2.1.1 309 5/13/2014
2.1 69 4/7/2014
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