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Today's download is one I use a lot. It's a script which converts a text file containing raw T-SQL to a format more readily consumed by programming code. I do a lot of task automation that embeds T-SQL, and this little script is  ...
Download by ianatkin | 26 Jan 2015 | 1 comment
I often find myself peeking into Altiris databases with the goal of finding a particular piece of information. The only problem is, I rarely know what table it's stored in. There are three options at this point, Stare vacantly at the ...
Blog Entry by ianatkin | 05 Sep 2014 | 2 comments
Today's little download is a simple log collecting script which I use for opening Symantec Support cases. It creates in the same folder as the batch file a log folder and dumps into it the following, Windows Event Logs Installed Programs ...
Download by ianatkin | 07 Jul 2014 | 6 comments
Today, I'm looking at problem with NS7 inventory. Whenever Linux automation has a kernel upgrade (which hasn't happened for a while but is about too), one of the steps I do is confirm hardware support. In NS6 I did this by gathering up all ...
Blog Entry by ianatkin | 14 Nov 2013 | 0 comments
Today I’m going to introduce you to a handy script I made to provide a Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)  ‘ping-like’ facility on the command-line. I distribute this to my server estate so I always have something to hand which can punch that little bit ...
Download by ianatkin | 30 Sep 2013 | 0 comments
Deployment Server’s Linux automation is a light-weight and versatile imaging environment. Being less than a tenth of the size of the WinPE automation options, it is an attractive choice for those desiring to leverage PXE imaging across their enterprise. ...
Article by ianatkin | 23 May 2013 | 6 comments
UPDATE: 26th Feb 2015 -Upgraded script to v1.1 in this article to give it a longer life (by cycling through major KB versions numbers as well as minor ones). In order to bolster the overall security of their Windows operating systems, Microsoft ...
Download by ianatkin | 26 Oct 2012 | 1 comment
Sometimes when looking at client connectivity issues, we need something a little more tunable than Ping's response times using  I nternet C ontrol M essage P rococol (ICMP) packets. Some troubleshooting scenarios for example require ...
Download by ianatkin | 17 Oct 2012 | 0 comments
It's just been brought to my attention that Brian Madden yesterday posted this very interesting blog, ...
Blog Entry by ianatkin | 20 Sep 2012 | 0 comments
The scripting of Windows patching in a reliable, auditable fashion is fundamental to any automated Windows build process.  The simplest way I've encountered for Altiris administrators to invoke the patch process is through a VBScript which invokes ...
Download by ianatkin | 17 Sep 2012 | 2 comments