Ramblings and Ponderings of a Microsoft Fan Boy...

Hello, my name is Gary Ewan Park. By day, I make a living as .Net Developer. I am a husband and a father, and I enjoy contributing to Open Source projects.

Problem Running Chocolatey Test Environment

During a Gitter discussion yesterday, an interesting point of discussion came up, so I thought I would capture it here in a blog post. The short version is that you probably want to make sure that you are using the latest version of Vagrant when trying to use the Chocolatey Test Environment, although bear in mind that this might not have been tested by anyone, and may have other problems :-).

Are you coming to Chocolatey Fest?

When I joined Chocolatey, I knew I was going to be in for an exciting ride, and so far, I have not been disappointed. To date, I have been able to work on some exciting new features that are due out later this year, and I attended the PowerShell Summit, and interacted directly with people using Chocolatey. Looking forward, the thing I am most looking forward to in 2018 is Chocolatey Fest.

How to get console output from a WPF application

While implementing a recent feature addition to Chocolatey GUI, I stumbled across something that I thought was blog worthy, so I thought I would add some notes here for future me.