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How to start PowerShell script as a part of cloudbase-init process?

asked 2020-02-26 09:07:08 +0300

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I'm beating my head against the wall trying to figure this out. What needs to be done to conf files in order for a PowerShell script to be started as a part of the cloudbase-init process? Which modules and plugins need to be called, and what does the PS script need to look like? I tried to create a script in LocalScripts directory, put #ps1_sysnative at the top, added the localscriptsplugin to plugins called from the conf file, and cloudbase-init didn't even try to execute my script :-(

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answered 2020-02-27 16:06:25 +0300

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Cloudbase-Init runs the LocalScriptsPlugin depending on the configuration and if the plugin has been already executed. In your case, you might have added the local scripts after the first boot or the metadata service was not loaded correctly.

To better manage this issue and its resolution, can you first open a bug on GitHub ? Please provide the cloudbase-init config file and logs for further debugging the issue.

Thank you,
Adrian Vladu

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Asked: 2020-02-26 09:07:08 +0300

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