Questions tagged [windows]

Windows is the brand name for a series of operating systems from Microsoft. Use this tag to describe questions about DevOps tools and practices on the Windows Operating System.

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Creating sub-directories in a mapped drive?

I created a Samba (v4.x) share drive on a Linux box that's accessible to Windows nodes. I was able to access the Samba share (via username/pw creds) on my Windows box, and I mapped a Windows driver ...
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Jenkins Slaves cannot connect to the Master Jenkins

I switched the Jenkins to using https on port 8080 . After a restart of the Jenkins,the slaves cannot reconnect. I changed only Jenkins location from Configure System -> Jenkins Location -> ...
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How to retain vhdx virtual machine after packer hyper-v build from .iso file

I have a packer build where I'm wanting to use the vhdx as my output, whereas currently it is just used as an intermediary part of the process, with the final output being a .box file. I actually want ...
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How to configure Docker tooling on Eclipse?

The Eclipse plugin "Docker tooling" seems to expect the installation of Docker Machine, or a network connection. But, on Windows 10 things seem different from what this plugin expects so I can't ...
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/wsman (Caused by SSLError(SSLError(\“bad handshake: Error([('SSL routines', 'ssl_choose_client_version', 'unsupported protocol')])\”)))"

I'm trying to ping to windows server 2008 via ansible from ubuntu. my host file is [win] 192.168.10.6 [win:vars] ansible_user=Administrator ansible_password="password" ansible_port=5986 ...
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How to mitigate issues in an IIS on-prem application calling an unreliable cloud vendor API?

We have an IIS 10 (Windows Server) on-prem application that is calling a cloud vendor api and for some reason the api is not reliable. Sometimes the application returns results as expected. Sometimes ...
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Memory being abruptly freed up every day at about the same time

I have a few VMs on Windows Azure that run our ecommerce website, and lately we started using Telegraf, InfluxDb and Grafana to keep an eye on these machines. After a couple weeks of gathering data, I ...
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Waiting for privilege escalation prompt

I'm new with Ansible so hope to find answers here. I'm trying to run some playbook but getting an error: fatal: [10.65.30.117]: FAILED! => { "msg": "Timeout (12s) waiting for privilege ...
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Is running linux container on windows aws instance possible?

what I'm trying to achieve is running a Linux(ubuntu LST) container inside a windows server 2019 OS. The problem is that the windows OS runs as an AWS instance. There have been problem for me trying ...
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Cannot connect to chocolatey.org or any other internet site from within container

xpost from https://forums.docker.com/t/cannot-connect-to-chocolatey-org/38745 Expected behavior I'm running Windows Server 2016 Datacenter (MSDN download) 64 bit - Version 1607 - Build 14393.1715 I'...
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Trying to understand sample windows 10 packer template at https://github.com/StefanScherer/packer-windows

I am a beginner to Packer. I am using a template found at https://github.com/StefanScherer/packer-windows for Windows 10, and have been able to create a virtual machine in Hyper-V using the template ...
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Azure Release Pipeline Fails Using Expand-Archive Command

Sometime in the last week, our pipeline started using Expand-Archive to open the .zip file during the "IIS Web App Deployment" step instead of 7-Zip. It does not appear that this was done by ...
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How to use Vagrant and Docker-for-Windows on a Hyper-V system?

Back in the day, I was using VirtualBox (VB) and Vagrant (V) to run VMs. Since I installed docker-for-windows (DfW) and run V, VB complains about Hyper-V (HV). [user@localhost ~]$ vagrant up Stderr: ...
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Build Windows image for openstack with packer

I am trying to build Windows image for Openstack with packer, but i don't know how to add the autounattend.xml file or floppy files. I build the image with success from qemu but I cannot find the same ...
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Elasticsearch on Docker - file permission issues

I am trying to test LDAP in elasticsearch/kibana by running it in Docker on Windows 10. I pulled the image down: docker pull docker.elastic.co/elasticsearch/elasticsearch:7.10.0 And ran it: docker ...
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Can't change Windows Docker storage location (The parameter is incorrect)

I'm trying to move the Docker storage location to another drive. This is my configuration file: { "registry-mirrors": [], "insecure-registries": [], "debug": false, ...
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The ansible_local var is not being populated when using the setup module to gather custom facts on windows

The ansible_local var is not being populated when using the setup module to gather custom facts on windows. Playbook: --- - name: Testing and Debug PB hosts: all tasks: - name: Gather Facts ...
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Join a Linux Docker swarm with a local Windows Docker for test purposes

I'm currenlty trying to connect/join a Linux Docker Swarm cluster with my Windows machine in order to test a stack without sending the stack over and over to my test cluster under Linux. My problem is ...
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Combining Two Containers

I'm working on a Windows laptop and running Docker for Windows on it. I want to run an Ubuntu container with a specific version and a MySQL server on it. So the question is, do I have to download ...
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WIndows or Ubuntu server when developing on windows? [closed]

I am developing a MEAN app a windows laptop. Should I use Ubuntu or windows server on my cloud provider? Are there downsides of choosing one over the other?
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I'm trying to run `vagrant provision` on PowerShell Window for Ansible playbook

Here is what it replies: Windows is not officially supported for the Ansible Control Machine. Please check https://docs.ansible.com/intro_installation.html#control-machine-requirements What should I ...
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Remote connection from Docker container by FTP

I built my docker image and run it: docker run --rm -P -d test:latest Then I entered the command and opened connection: ftp open XXX I successfully connected and entered user data. After that I ...
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vagrant on windows 10 incorrect network configuration on multi-machine setup

I have a problem with vagrant that is running on windows 10 when I deploy centos 8 machines all the machines have eth0 with the same Ip and they cannot communicate with each other the ip 10.0.2.15 ...
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Kubernetes installation, configuration and verification in a local environment

I am a regular user of Docker since a few years and I have the Docker service installed and running locally on my Win10Pro host. It works well. Now I want to get started with Kubernetes so I used the ...
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Trying to migrate CI/CD process from Jenkins to Gitlab Runner + Docker on Windows

I need to improve the CI process of my projects, which is basically composed of the following things: a Linux server, that contains a Jenkins master a VM with Windows 10, with a Jenkins slave, ...
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Docker compose volume syntax valid for Windows and Linux

We have developers working on an app using both Windows and Linux. The application is built within a Docker container, and ships a docker-compose specification for the build environment. The local ...
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How do I package a jar and a Linux VM to run in Windows? [closed]

I'm new to DevOps so please forgive my ignorance. I have inherited a Win10 Java app that is currently run by pressing play in NetBeans. It makes API calls to a server running in a Linux VM. What I'd ...
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windows 10 vs windows server 2016 as jenkins slave

The builds are running locally in my Windows 10 OS successfully. Can I run the same builds in Jenkins slave with Windows Server 2016? Will there be any issues during the build or should I go for ...
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How to create Golang Linux binaries using a Windows host

When go build is issued on a Windows host a .exe binary is created. How to ensure that a Linux binary is created on a Windows host? The following was tried, but did not solve the issue: GOOS=linux;...
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Jenkins Plugin Install Failed

I am trying to set up new Jenkins. When I download Suggested Plugins OR try to install any plugin I am getting below error. I am using Jenkins Latest Version 2.204.1. I have set up this on VM. I am ...
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Puppet directory sync does not delete absent files

Repeating my question from SO.SE here ... I'm trying to have my configs directory (on Windows server 2016 node) to be synced from puppet master (puppet --version = 5.5.3) modules folder: I have my ...
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What about installing an Antivirus on Windows K8s nodes?

We're building an on-premise Kubernetes cluster with Windows nodes. As a company policy, all Windows Servers needs an antivirus (symantec endpoint security). The antivirus would be installed on the ...
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Run Docker Containers without having a logged in User on Windows

Is it possible to run Docker containers without being logged in as a user on Windows? I have a few containers I am auto-deploying on a server, but I am currently stuck leaving a generic service ...
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How to mount ssh keys on ephemeral container from a Windows host? [closed]

I'm working on a container that uses Git to interact with some git repositories. But, to use Git it has to use the SSH keys that are stored on the Windows host machine. I tried two of the ways I could ...
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No Kubernetes Option in Docker Desktop for Windows

Just getting started on Docker and after installing Docker Desktop on a Windows 10 Pro machine, the option to enable Kubernetes is missing from the context menu when using Windows containers. See the ...
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Pulling windows base images fails

I tried pulling the windows/nanoserver image. After that failed I looked around and found this site Every one of them fails with the same error message #docker pull mcr.microsoft.com/windows/...
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Dev environment for legacy Visual Studio code?

I work at a small company that has several legacy projects that all require different versions of visual studio to run. The company has servers on site and I have a small cloud budget. I want to set ...
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problems running Ansible with become on domain-connected Windows Server

I am running several tasks on a Windows 2016 server with Ansible including: Joining it to a domain SOMEDOMAIN SOMEDOMAIN\SOMEUSER has been added to the local administrators group on the machine with ...
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Why does my Docker composer not work with volume?

I'm trying to create a volume to be shared among the containers, and this volume binds to a location of my host, the problem is that every time I run the docker-compose up gives the following error: ...
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How to get 'diff' on Windows TravisCI machines?

Attempt was choco install git -y, but it does not seem to be available: The command "diff -u <(echo -n) <(gofmt -d ./)" exited with 2. diff: /dev/fd/62: No such file or directory Windows ...
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Store named volumes on another drive

I'm really familiar with Docker on Linux but my company's IT department uses Windows. They're interested in converting VM-based services over to Docker so I'm trying to get them set up with a good ...
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Issue building deb package using Docker/Windows

I am trying to create a way for our developers to be able to build deb packages from their Windows machines. We would like to reuse what we have for *nix so I've written a few batch scripts which are ...
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Cross-CI on Windows and Mac

I am deploying CI with several runners - however they are all based on the Docker executor on Linux. Is it possible to use Linux runners to test applications on Windows or Mac instead? I understand I ...
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Debug Docker networking and Windows 10 firewall

Given: Windows 10 / 64 bit Docker edge 17.11-ce-win40 Experiment: docker run -it --rm -p 8888:8080 tomcat:8.0 Expected behaviour: If all network settings are okay, Tomcat must be reachable ...
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Unable to run the playbook in remote machine using Ansible job template. Connection Failed

Playbook.yml --- - name: connectionTest hosts: Windows tasks: - name: "Windows Connect" win_command: hostname register: wincmd_out Variable declared in Inventories Project/inventories/...
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How can a Windows server be a slave to Jenkins running on Linux when there in an error installing the slave-agent.jnlp file?

I want to have a Windows Server 2016 slave node with a master Jenkins (version 2.89.2) running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x. I am trying to install the slave-agent.jnlp file from the Jenkins web ...
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What is the difference between dockerd and com.docker.service in Docker for Windows?

What is the difference between dockerd and com.docker.service in Docker for Windows? Or rather I should ask: why do I need (if I need) com.docker.service running? Intention: I want to use Docker only ...
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Docker on Windows: Write directly to host's EventLog?

I run all my services as Docker containers on Linux by default. Recently got an order from a very large company to deploy to their Windows Servers. They have a very specific request for all ...
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Custom metric for a Windows process on a Windows ec2 instance

I have a process (exe) on a Windows ec2 that is using up lots of memory. I would like to create a custom metric that will collect data and send to CloudWatch. I would like to also create an alarm when ...
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What are best practices to solve `All files/directories will have '-rwxr-xr-x' permissions` when building docker images on Windows?

When a docker image is built on a Windows host the following message is returned: SECURITY WARNING: You are building a Docker image from Windows against a non-Windows Docker host. All files and ...