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Get-BrokerDBConnection

Gets the database connection string for the specified data store used by the Broker Service.

Syntax

Get-BrokerDBConnection [-AdminAddress <String>] [-BearerToken <String>] [-TraceParent <String>] [-TraceState <String>] [-VirtualSiteId <String>] [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

Gets the database connection string from the currently selected Broker Service instance.

If the returned string is blank, no valid connection string has been specified. In this case the service is running, but is idle and awaiting specification of a valid connection string.

The current service instance is the one on the local machine, or the one most recently specified using the -AdminAddress parameter of a Broker SDK cmdlet.

Parameters

Name Description Required? Pipeline Input Default Value
AdminAddress Specifies the address of a XenDesktop controller that the PowerShell snapin will connect to. This can be provided as a host name or an IP address. false false Localhost. Once a value is provided by any cmdlet, this value will become the default.
BearerToken Specifies the bearer token assigned to the calling user false false
TraceParent Specifies the trace parent assigned for internal diagnostic tracing use false false
TraceState Specifies the trace state assigned for internal diagnostic tracing use false false
VirtualSiteId Specifies the virtual site the PowerShell snap-in will connect to. false false

Input Type

None

You cannot pipe input into this cmdlet.

Return Values

System.String

The database connection string configured for the current Broker Service instance.

Notes

If the command fails, the following errors can be returned. Error Codes ----------- NoDBConnections The database connection string for the Broker Service has not been specified. PermissionDenied You do not have permission to execute this command. AuthorizationError There was a problem communicating with the Citrix Delegated Administration Service. CommunicationError There was a problem communicating with the remote service. ExceptionThrown An unexpected error occurred. For more details, see the Windows event logs on the controller or the XenDesktop logs.

Examples

Example 1

C:\PS> Get-BrokerDBConnection -AdminAddress controller1.mydomain.net

Description

Gets the database connection string in use by the Broker Service instance running on controller "controller1.mydomain.net".

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