James O'Neill's blog

Windows Platform, Virtualization and PowerShell with a little Photography for good measure.

May, 2008

  • Hyper-v Snapshots part 2.

    In my last post I explained how snapshots work and gave a little bit of PowerShell for creating a one . In the post before that I talked about creating a generic  choose-tree function. What I wanted was to be able to call Choose-tree  List_Of_Items...
  • Hyper-v and Snapshots (Part 1)

    We often talk about "rolling back" to a snapshot, but here, some of the snapshots we can apply aren't simply forward or backward, hence Hyper-V talks about applying snapshots. It also talks about Deleting snapshots which causes some confusion...
  • A little more on PowerShell

    I've been showing PowerShell on the roadshow, and Steve warning me about it becoming the "Look-how-clever-I-am-with-PowerShell show". Actually, I quite like the idea of a "Look-how-clever-PowerShell-makes-you show". Working on some...