Personal blog with a mix of interests and some migrated content from my old site. The current plan is a mix of posts on PowerShell, System Center Operations Manager, Windows IoT, and some wood working related stuff.
Setting up a test domain often requires some users. Since I am seeing a need to set up a test environment a few different times I figured I'd spend the time to automate it. I looked around for some names lists and figured I would just raid character names from the works of Jane Austin, it gives me some variety.
I just set the user password to the same thing and this script is set to read from user.txt in the same directory and enable the accounts.
Recently had a conversation where someone needed help adding up the last column in a tab separated text file. It looked like a calling plan report. In channel tons of people brought up all sorts of *nix based tools which I thought odd since it was a Windows based IRC channel.
I've occasionally had a need for something like this anyway so poked at it for a few minutes and came up with the below one liner which I will leave here so my bad memory can find it again.