Powershell on macOS WSMan issue

There is an issue with the current build of powershell on macOS where certain commands fail with the error WSMan is either not installed or unavailable for this system. Here’s the command I was trying to run when I first observed the issue: PS /Users/jlavoie> Test-CsOnlineLisCivicAddress -CivicAddressId fb281cc9-eb22-4464-9bde-20b89ab3569d New-PSSession: /Users/jlavoie/.local/share/powershell/Modules/MicrosoftTeams/3.0.0/netcoreapp3.1/exports/Test-CsOnlineLisCivicAddress.ps1:130 Line | 130 | $steppablePipeline.Process($_) | ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ | This parameter set requires WSMan, and no supported WSMan client | library was found....

December 21, 2021 · 2 min · Jason Lavoie

Clearing HSTS on localhost

I use a few tools that create local web server: vim instant markdown hugo server These normally work well. I also regularly will use a tunnel to a host on another network, such as accessing an embedded management interface of a device on an isolated network: desktop:~$ ssh -L 8443:device:443 bastion bastion:~$ The service on the remote network device is now available locally via https://localhost:443/. Unfortunately, when I do this, my local browser will store these HSTS settings for the domain (localhost, in this case) and complain/fail when one of the above-listed tools goes to a non-HTTPS URL on localhost, such as http://localhost:8090 for instant-markdown....

June 30, 2021 · 1 min · Jason Lavoie