Tag Archives: CLI

Azure Cloud Shell, Python, and Container Instances

Despite being fairly new, the Azure Cloud Shell has quickly become my go-to place for scripting and programming with Azure. This article describes some of features that make cloud shell useful, and how to use the environment with Python. What’s … Continue reading

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Install Azure CLI 2.0 on the Windows 10 bash on Ubuntu shell

Microsoft Azure CLI 2.0 is an excellent Azure CLI reboot based on Python which is now GA. If you want to install and run it on the bash on Ubuntu shell  provided as a developer feature with the Windows 10 … Continue reading

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Change the instance count of an Azure VM Scale Set

This article describes how to change the number of VMs in an Azure VM Scale Set. The most important property of a scale set is “capacity”, which represents the number of VMs in the set. The main premise of a … Continue reading

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Adding a Docker container icon to your Unity launcher (Ubuntu 15.04)

If there’s a Docker container you run a lot it’s nice to be able to single-click an icon on the desktop to run it. This is particularly useful if the container has an interactive shell. Here’s how to do that … Continue reading

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