xPSDesiredStateConfiguration

8.7.0.0

The xPSDesiredStateConfiguration module is a part of the Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) Resource Kit, which is a collection of DSC Resources produced by the PowerShell Team. This module contains the xDscWebService, xWindowsProcess, xService, xPackage, xArchive, xRemoteFile, xPSEndpoint and xWindowsOptionalFeature resources. Please see the Details
The xPSDesiredStateConfiguration module is a part of the Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) Resource Kit, which is a collection of DSC Resources produced by the PowerShell Team. This module contains the xDscWebService, xWindowsProcess, xService, xPackage, xArchive, xRemoteFile, xPSEndpoint and xWindowsOptionalFeature resources. Please see the Details section for more information on the functionalities provided by these resources.

All of the resources in the DSC Resource Kit are provided AS IS, and are not supported through any Microsoft standard support program or service. The "x" in xPSDesiredStateConfiguration stands for experimental, which means that these resources will be fix forward and monitored by the module owner(s).

Minimum PowerShell version

4.0

Installation Options

Copy and Paste the following command to install this package using PowerShellGet More Info

Install-Module -Name xPSDesiredStateConfiguration

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Author(s)

Microsoft Corporation

Copyright

(c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Owners

Tags

DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource

Functions

Publish-DSCModuleAndMof Publish-ModulesAndChecksum Publish-MofsInSource Publish-ModuleToPullServer Publish-MOFToPullServer

DSCResources

xArchive xDSCWebService xEnvironment xFileUpload xGroup xGroupSet xMsiPackage xPackage xProcessSet xPSEndpoint xRegistry xRemoteFile xScript xService xServiceSet xUser xWindowsFeature xWindowsFeatureSet xWindowsOptionalFeature xWindowsOptionalFeatureSet xWindowsPackageCab xWindowsProcess

Dependencies

This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

- MSFT_xWindowsProcess:
 - Fixes issue where a process will fail to be created if a $Path is passed
   that contains one or more spaces, and the resource is using $Credentials.
 - Fixes issue where a process will fail to be created if $Arguments are
   passed that contain one or more spaces (with or without credentials).
 - Fixes issue where Integration tests fail if empty Arguments are passed.
   [issue 605](https://github.com/PowerShell/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/605)
 - Heavily refactors MSFT_xWindowsProcess.Integration.Tests.ps1 and adds more
   Path and Arguments related test cases.
 - Removes reliance on test file WindowsProcessTestProcess.
- Fixes test failures in xWindowsOptionalFeatureSet.Integration.Tests.ps1 due
 to accessing the windowsOptionalFeatureName variable before it is assigned.
 [issue 612](https://github.com/PowerShell/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/612)
- MSFT_xDSCWebService
 - Fixes [issue
   536](https://github.com/PowerShell/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/536)
   and starts the deprecation process for configuring a windows firewall
   (exception) rule using xDSCWebService
 - Fixes [issue
   463](https://github.com/PowerShell/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/463)
   and fixes some bugs introduced with the new firewall rule handling

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
8.7.0.0 (current version) 11,825 5/15/2019
8.6.0.0 113,565 4/3/2019
8.5.0.0 29,074 2/21/2019
8.4.0.0 351,415 7/25/2018
8.3.0.0 2,835,732 6/13/2018
8.2.0.0 2,805,999 4/20/2018
8.1.0.0 93,118 3/22/2018
8.0.0.0 396,892 11/15/2017
7.0.0.0 77,529 8/23/2017
6.4.0.0 42,602 5/9/2017
6.3.0.0 4,477 5/1/2017
6.2.0.0 6,065 4/19/2017
6.1.0.0 23,015 3/8/2017
6.0.0.0 15,399 2/3/2017
5.2.0.0 5,704 1/26/2017
5.1.0.0 6,994 12/17/2016
5.0.0.0 20,046 11/2/2016
4.0.0.0 17,441 9/21/2016
3.13.0.0 8,695 8/10/2016
3.12.0.0 5,168 6/30/2016
3.11.0.0 261 6/29/2016
3.10.0.0 6,075 5/18/2016
3.9.0.0 5,260 3/31/2016
3.8.0.0 832 3/19/2016
3.7.0.0 16,000 2/3/2016
3.6.0.0 2,961 12/3/2015
3.5.0.0 3,191 9/11/2015
3.4.0.0 781 7/24/2015
3.3.0.0 365 6/9/2015
3.2.0.0 357 5/2/2015
3.1.3.4 94 4/23/2015
3.0.3.4 747 12/18/2014
3.0.3.3 45 12/1/2014
3.0.3.0 81 11/10/2014
3.0.2.0 191 8/22/2014
3.0.1.0 79 7/22/2014
3.0.0.0 727 6/6/2014
2.0.1 91 5/13/2014
2.0.0.0 114 4/8/2014