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Friday, September 29, 2006


PowerShell : Hosting IronPython

In last post about using IronPython from PowerShell : Using IronPython to Connect to AD and list children , I did just use the CLI.

In this post I will show how to Use IronPython from Powershell, by hosting it.

I first load the DLL's needed (copy them to PSHOME directory), and then just start using it.



$ipe = new-object IronPython.Hosting.PythonEngine 

$code = @'

import sys
import clr
import System


import System.DirectoryServices

from System.DirectoryServices import *

root = DirectoryEntry()

for c in root.Children: print c.Name

u = root.Children.Find("CN=FooBar")

for p in u.Properties: print p.PropertyName , p.Value

for p in u.Properties.__getitem__("CN"): print p





The results are not lost you can still work with them and you can exchange variables very easy also see examples below :



# You can get back the results by using Evaluate

PS C:\PowerShell> $ipe.Evaluate('root.Children.Find("CN=FooBar")')


# Or you can get the variable

PS C:\PowerShell> $ipe.Globals["u"]


# Set a IronPython Variable

PS C:\PowerShell> $ipe.Globals['domain'] = [adsi]''
PS C:\PowerShell> $ipe.Evaluate('domain.Children.Find("CN=FooBar")')


# and do a Dir (get-member) on that variable in IronPython

PS C:\PowerShell> $ipe.Evaluate('dir(domain)')


As you see its very easy to mix  IronPython and PowerShell parts.

Realy great ! 




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