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  • Tutorial request: Parser
    If you want to look at how PowerShell does it, the source code for ConvertTo-Json is here and because it uses the Newtonsoft.Json library, that source code (which does the real work) ends up calling this Serialize() function
  • How to Build SQL Database Deployment Automation Pipeline [Tutorial]
    reddit.com/r/devops | 2021-06-10
  • What is PowerShell splatting and how does it work?
    I believe there's an rfc/pr for this on the powershell github here.
  • Copy command Confusion
    Also the related issue: https://github.com/PowerShell/PowerShell/issues/5785 The underlying FileSystemProvider as used within Copy-Item operation is likely the underlying cause of things not being "as expected". MS acknowledge this needs substantial rewrite and fixes but, to date, this has never been completed.
    Copy-Item can be very problematic and it has been since the beginning. Please refer here: https://github.com/PowerShell/PowerShell/issues/10458 Looking at that issue report I might suggest that wrapping a usage of Robocopy command will likely prove more reliable and consistent behaviour. You don't describe whether $dirSupportFiles is local or network shared location? I might also suggest you should look into the -Credentials option which I suspect could be tied to your issue - please note that your desired target location is primarily owned by the SYSTEM account, whilst local administrators can also have fuller access local users will default to read-only. There can be many underlying technical challenges with certain operations but a common failure cause can be "files in use" - open file handles in other process or even "self" that then can interfere/prevent action from completing: it likely requires more complex consideration than "Copy-Item" implements internally. You may not actually be doing anything "wrong", per se, but as per the issue report I highlight this command is not quite as consistent or straightforward as you may hope!!
  • The PowerShell IRC has moved to Libera.chat
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    Yes, as a 10-year user of Tumbleweed, generally OpenSUSE is left behind when it comes to downloading binary packages from first-party sources.

    Even for the Microsoft software that "supports" OpenSUSE, historically that support was by expecting OpenSUSE users to use their RHEL packages which didn't always work well. [1] [2] (I don't know if the problems are still there, because I switched to the Docker image for `az` and stopped using `powershell`)

    [1]: https://github.com/PowerShell/PowerShell/issues/6184

    [2]: https://github.com/Azure/azure-cli/issues/7523

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    https://github.com/PowerShell/PowerShell/issues/8857 might be relevant
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    pwsh.exe, or "PowerShell Core" though, is receiving updates. You might be able to ask on their repo, https://github.com/powershell/powershell.
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