Tag: Windows

Use Vagrant on Windows with Ansible under Cygwin

If due to some reason you have to run vagrant under windows and plan on using Ansible you will need a couple of wrappers. ansible-playbook.bat has to be in the Windows PATH; ansible-winpath-playbook.sh is called by ansible-playbook.bat to change paths from Windows style…

Removed ntfs partition reappears

So, I was repartitioning a harddrive that used to be a windows disk. I removed the ntfs partition that was spanning the whole drive and created a linux layout instead (two linux partitions and one swap). After writing the partition…

Killall for windows :)

Ever wanted to kill a process from the command line in windows? Here’s how: If you know the name of a process to kill, for example firefox.exe, use the following command from a command prompt to end it: taskkill /IM…