Monthly Archives: September 2012

Citrix PVS – DFS replication configuration script

With PVS 6.x you may use DFS for replicating the image store across multiple PVS servers. Here is a small script which installs and configures a replicated PVS store between 2 PVS servers. The script has 4 variables: PVSROOT=D:\ (the … Continue reading

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Fastest way to updating Xenserver tools and PVS drivers on a Citrix Provisioning image

Whenever there is an updated version of Citrix Provisioning target device driver or XenServer tools, you have to go through reverse imaging on each image to update the drivers. This is very time consuming, especially if you have many images. … Continue reading

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Script to assign PVS boot ISO to XenServer VM’s

In a large PVS environment it’s a time consuming task to assign a boot ISO to all VM’s. Here is a script to assing one ISO to all VM’s in a Xenserver farm From xenserver console, just paste the following … Continue reading

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PVS and XenServer Device Creation Script Version 2

Download This is an updated version of this script:http://virtexperience.com/2012/07/30/citrix-provisioning-device-creation-script/ This script is designed to simplify installation of new XenApp machines in Citrix Provisioning environment. The script will: (NEW) Create any number of VM’s in Xenserver based on a template vm … Continue reading

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Provisioning Services Install and Update script version 2

Download This is an updated version of my previous PVS hotfix script: http://virtexperience.com/2012/07/24/citrix-pvs-6-1-hotfix-update-automation-script/ In this version, you may select which hotfixes to run, before starting the script. I’ve now included the 003 fix, which is a complete server and console … Continue reading

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