Evan Dodds - Microsoft Exchange Server Blog

Exchange, Exchange administration stuff, and other assorted ramblings

December, 2006

  • Powershell blog takes on booleans

    More details about the "True"/"False" vs $true/$false behavior posted to the Powershell team blog ( Boolean Values and Operators ) over the weekend. I'm very relieved (" whew !") to see they reached same conclusion as my Exchange-related blog post ( When...
  • Scriptacular Demo Pack 2007

    Finally, I'm able to "scoop" the EHLO team blog on something. And all it took was Nino being OOF to vacation while I am not! :) Last night Vivek posted the much-anticipated "Scriptacular Demo Pack" for Exchange Server 2007 to his blog . This is a great...
  • When 'false' means $true

    Recent customer question: "Why does it treat the boolean as 'true' when I explicitly entered 'false'?". This question is normally followed up by something like "This is obviously a bug since when I tell it 'true' works just fine." Great real world...
  • How many mailboxes on each of my mailbox databases?

    Recent question across my mailbox: "How can I get a count of how many mailboxes are on each of my mailbox databases?" The simple answer is to use something like this: Get-Mailbox -ResultSize Unlimited | Group-Object Database | Format-Table Name...