xPSDesiredStateConfiguration

9.2.0-preview0005

DSC resources for configuring common operating systems features, files and settings.

Minimum PowerShell version

4.0

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Installation Options

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Author(s)

DSC Community

Copyright

Copyright the DSC Community contributors. All rights reserved.

Owners

Tags

DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource

Functions

Publish-DscModuleAndMof Publish-ModulesAndChecksum Publish-MofsInSource Publish-ModuleToPullServer Publish-MofToPullServer

DSCResources

xArchive xDSCWebService xEnvironment xGroup xMsiPackage xPackage xPSEndpoint xRegistry xRemoteFile xScript xService xUser xWindowsFeature xWindowsOptionalFeature xWindowsPackageCab xWindowsProcess

Dependencies

This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

## [9.2.0-preview0005] - 2021-05-23

- xPackage
 - Fixed a bug not allowing using the file hash of an installer [Issue #702](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/702).

### Fixed

- xRemoteFile
 - Fixed message inconsistencies in `DSC_xRemoteFile.strings.psd1` - Fixes [Issue #716](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/716).
- xPSDesiredStateConfiguration
 - Fixed build failures caused by changes in `ModuleBuilder` module v1.7.0
   by changing `CopyDirectories` to `CopyPaths` - Fixes [Issue #687](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/687).
 - Pin `Pester` module to 4.10.1 because Pester 5.0 is missing code
   coverage - Fixes [Issue #688](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/688).
- xArchive
 - Removed `Invoke-NewPSDrive` function because it is no longer needed as
   Pester issue has been resolved - Fixes [Issue #698](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/698).
- xGroup
 - Ensure group membership is always returned as an array - Fixes [Issue #353](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/353).

### Changed

- xPSDesiredStateConfiguration
 - Updated to use the common module _DscResource.Common_ - Fixes [Issue #685](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/685).
   - Improved integration test reliability by resetting the DSC LCM
     before executing each test using the `Reset-DscLcm`
     function - Fixes [Issue #686](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/686).
- xDSCWebService:
 - Moved strings into localization file - Fixes [Issue #622](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/622).
 - Corrected case of `CertificateThumbPrint` to `CertificateThumbprint`.
- Renamed `master` branch to `main` - Fixes [Issue #696](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/696).
- Updated `GitVersion.yml` to latest pattern - Fixes [Issue #707](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/707).
- Updated build to use `Sampler.GitHubTasks` - Fixes [Issue #711](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/711).
- Added support for publishing code coverage to `CodeCov.io` and
 Azure Pipelines - Fixes [Issue #711](https://github.com/dsccommunity/xPSDesiredStateConfiguration/issues/711).

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
9.2.0-previe... (current version) 221 5/23/2021
9.2.0-previe... 37 4/21/2021
9.2.0-previe... 11 4/17/2021
9.2.0-previe... 354 12/30/2020
9.2.0-previe... 33 12/17/2020
9.1.1-previe... 50 12/6/2020
9.1.1-previe... 45 9/21/2020
9.1.1-previe... 20 8/31/2020
9.1.0 3,661,373 2/19/2020
9.1.0-previe... 14 2/19/2020
9.1.0-previe... 45 1/24/2020
9.0.1-previe... 10 1/24/2020
9.0.1-previe... 11 1/17/2020
9.0.0 307,675 1/15/2020
9.0.0-previe... 11 1/14/2020
9.0.0-previe... 16 1/10/2020
9.0.0-previe... 16 1/7/2020
8.10.0.0 988,201 9/19/2019
8.9.0.0 120,890 8/8/2019
8.8.0.0 142,890 6/26/2019
8.7.0.0 89,139 5/15/2019
8.6.0.0 121,776 4/3/2019
8.5.0.0 33,420 2/21/2019
8.4.0.0 371,260 7/25/2018
8.3.0.0 2,840,052 6/13/2018
8.2.0.0 2,809,670 4/20/2018
8.1.0.0 93,491 3/22/2018
8.0.0.0 409,667 11/15/2017
7.0.0.0 77,664 8/23/2017
6.4.0.0 52,899 5/9/2017
6.3.0.0 4,500 5/1/2017
6.2.0.0 6,087 4/19/2017
6.1.0.0 23,140 3/8/2017
6.0.0.0 20,843 2/3/2017
5.2.0.0 5,726 1/26/2017
5.1.0.0 7,082 12/17/2016
5.0.0.0 23,438 11/2/2016
4.0.0.0 20,575 9/21/2016
3.13.0.0 9,121 8/10/2016
3.12.0.0 5,311 6/30/2016
3.11.0.0 286 6/29/2016
3.10.0.0 6,994 5/18/2016
3.9.0.0 5,426 3/31/2016
3.8.0.0 851 3/19/2016
3.7.0.0 16,066 2/3/2016
3.6.0.0 3,365 12/3/2015
3.5.0.0 3,214 9/11/2015
3.4.0.0 799 7/24/2015
3.3.0.0 383 6/9/2015
3.2.0.0 373 5/2/2015
3.1.3.4 111 4/23/2015
3.0.3.4 847 12/18/2014
3.0.3.3 62 12/1/2014
3.0.3.0 99 11/10/2014
3.0.2.0 210 8/22/2014
3.0.1.0 94 7/22/2014
3.0.0.0 756 6/6/2014
2.0.1 108 5/13/2014
2.0.0.0 132 4/8/2014