Monday, April 28, 2008

Extensions for stsadm.exe

Thanks to Peter Brunone for this post. Peter pointed out that you can extend SharePoint stsadm.exe command line tool and that there are lots of free extensions already out there to download, plug and play.

 

Peter writes:

"I just came across this concept and was floored by it (maybe I’m just a pushover).  With a strong-named assembly and an XML file for description, you can add your own operations to the STSADM utility.

http://sharepointsolutions.blogspot.com/2006/09/extending-stsadmexe-with-custom.html

Gary Lapointe has a few too many (you can download his 100-command extension from the blog):

http://stsadm.blogspot.com/

That’s all. "

 

Good tip!

-Joseph Fluckiger