DSC resources for configuring Distributed File System Replication and Namespaces.

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Package Details



DSC DesiredStateConfiguration DSCResource DFS DistributedFileSystem Replication Namespace


DFSNamespaceFolder DFSNamespaceRoot DFSNamespaceServerConfiguration DFSReplicationGroup DFSReplicationGroupConnection DFSReplicationGroupFolder DFSReplicationGroupMembership


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Release Notes

## [4.5.0-preview0001] - 2021-04-20

### Changed

- BREAKING CHANGE: Changed resource prefix from MSFT to DSC.
- Updated to use continuous delivery pattern using Azure DevOps - fixes
 [Issue #41](https://github.com/dsccommunity/DFSDsc/issues/98).
- Updated build badges in README.MD.
- Renamed `DFSDsc.ResourceHelper` module to `DFSDsc.Common` to align to
 other modules.
- Correct case of localization folder names.
- Update build badges in `README.md` with correct build IDs.
- DFSDsc
 - Updated to use the common module _DscResource.Common_ - Fixes [Issue #102](https://github.com/dsccommunity/DFSDsc/issues/102).
 - Fixed build failures caused by changes in `ModuleBuilder` module v1.7.0
   by changing `CopyDirectories` to `CopyPaths` - Fixes [Issue #103](https://github.com/dsccommunity/DFSDsc/issues/103).
 - Pin `Pester` module to 4.10.1 because Pester 5.0 is missing code
   coverage - Fixes [Issue #105](https://github.com/dsccommunity/DFSDsc/issues/105).
- Renamed `master` branch to `main` - Fixes [Issue #108](https://github.com/dsccommunity/DFSDsc/issues/108).
- Corrected build badge URLs in README.md.
- Minor corrections to pipeline files and examples after renaming `master`
 branch to `main`.
- DFSDsc
 - Automatically publish documentation to GitHub Wiki - Fixes [Issue #109](https://github.com/dsccommunity/DFSDsc/issues/109).
- Updated `GitVersion.yml` to latest pattern - Fixes [Issue #113](https://github.com/dsccommunity/DFSDsc/issues/113).
- Updated build to use `Sampler.GitHubTasks` - Fixes [Issue #116](https://github.com/dsccommunity/DFSDsc/issues/116).
- Added support for publishing code coverage to `CodeCov.io` and
 Azure Pipelines - Fixes [Issue #115](https://github.com/dsccommunity/DFSDsc/issues/115).
- Removed duplicate code coverage badge.


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
5.0.1 786 9/7/2023
5.0.1-previe... 2 9/7/2023
5.0.0 93 9/1/2023
5.0.0-previe... 5 8/9/2023
4.5.0-previe... (current version) 119 4/20/2021 183,740 9/19/2019 82,325 2/20/2019 676 11/29/2018 1,047 6/13/2018 413 5/3/2018
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