How to kill a service stuck in pending state.

How to kill a service stuck in pending state.

WinRM 'StopPending' issues Recently I logged into a machine and ran 'Enable-PSRemoting -Force' to end up with error code '2150858770'. WinRM service was in 'StopPending' state: [code language="powershell"] PS C:\Windows\system32> Enable-PSRemoting -force WinRM has been updated to receive requests. WinRM service started. Set-WSManQuickConfig : <f:WSManFault xmlns:f="http://schemas.microsoft.com/wbem/wsman/1/wsmanfault" Code="2150858770" M achine="blabla.local"><f:Message>The client…continue reading →
Bash on Ubuntu on Windows! YES!!

Bash on Ubuntu on Windows! YES!!

On March 30th 2016 Microsoft announced that they are partnering with Canonical to bring Bash to Windows 10. The companies worked together on creating a Linux-subsystem that runs on Windows-libraries. When I read the news I was very exited. Some things that I love on Linux just aren't as good…continue reading →