A Powershell library for CosmosDB

I’ve been writing a library which allows you to use powershell commands to interogate CosmosDB. I’m nowhere near finished, but I’m interested in opinions from people who can use it, so here it is. https://github.com/bytejunkie/pscosmosdb It works with the emulator for CosmosDB and you can find the info on working with that on the MS

Virtualenv.exe runs then hangs on Windows

so, this was a weird one. Trying to get up to speed on python dev on windows before the new job starts next week, spent the last four hours trying to create a virtualenv (following the excellent article by tyler butler). I couldn’t get the powershell command New-VirtualEnvironment to run, it just hung on starting.

Useful Github Commands

Basics git init creates a new Git repository git status inspects the contents of the working directory and staging area git add adds files from the working directory to the staging area git diff shows the difference between the working directory and the staging area git commit permanently stores file changes from the staging area

Exchange 2013 – Installation by Powershell

As easy as I can make it. build your servers. I’ve gone with 1 CAS server, 1 Mailbox Server. Pre Requisites CAS

Mailbox