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Restarts named application pool if stopped, writes restart event to the Windows Application Event Log.
# restarts named app pool if stopped, writes restart event to the Application Event Log
# Peter Tyrrell, May 13 2013
param(
[string[]]$names = (,"ISAPI Webpublisher")
)
# If OS < Server 2008 R2, install Powershell snap-in for IIS and uncomment:
#Add-PSSnapin WebAdministration
$evtsrc = "AppPool Resurrector"
if ( [System.Diagnostics.EventLog]::SourceExists($evtsrc) -eq $false){
New-EventLog -LogName Application -Source $evtsrc
}
foreach ($name in $names) {
if ((Get-WebAppPoolState $name).Value -ne "Started") {
Start-WebAppPool $name
Write-EventLog -LogName Application -Message "Started Application Pool `"$name`" because it was found stopped." -Source $evtsrc -EntryType Warning -EventId 666 -Category 0
echo "Started Application Pool `"$name`" because it was found stopped."
}
else {
Write-EventLog -LogName Application -Message "Checked running state of `"$name`" app pool." -EntryType Information -EventId 0 -Category 0 -Source $evtsrc
echo "Checked running state of `"$name`" app pool."
}
}
<#
App Pool Resurrector License
Copyright © 2013 Peter Tyrrell and Andornot Inc.
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and associated documentation files (the “Software”),
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sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons
to whom the Software is furnished to do so,
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shall be included in all copies or substantial portions
of the Software.
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTY
OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT
LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT.
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS
BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY,
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OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
#>
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