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Set-Location "/home/richie/sqltoolservice/"
$Assem = (
Add-Type -AssemblyName $Assem
Function Connect-SqlConnection {
$sqlConnection = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Common.SqlConnectionInfo($instance, $uname, $pword)
try {
Write-Host "Connecting..."
$SqlSvr = New-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server($SqlConnection)
Write-Host "Connected!"
return $SqlSvr
catch {
throw $_.Exception.InnerException.ToString()
$thisInstance = "localhost"
$thisUname = "sa"
$thisPword = ""
Write-Host "About to run..."
$thisSqlConn = Connect-SqlConnection -Instance $ThisInstance -Uname $thisUName -Pword $thisPword
$svrJobs = $thisSqlConn.JobServer.Jobs | Select-Object -ExpandProperty Name
$jobName = "my_first_job"
$job = new-object ('Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Agent.Job') ($thisSqlConn.JobServer, $jobName)
if ($svrJobs -notcontains $jobName) {
try {
Write-Host "SQL Agent Job $jobName created successfully."
catch {
throw $_.Exception.InnerException.ToString()
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