Custom Script extension on a Ubuntu VM

by Bin Xia
Last updated: 10/09/2015

This template creates a Ubuntu VM and installs the CustomScript extension

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
vmSize Size of vm
username Username for the Virtual Machine.
password Password for the Virtual Machine.
dnsNameForPublicIP Unique DNS Name for the Public IP used to access the Virtual Machine.
_artifactsLocation The base URI where artifacts required by this template are located. When the template is deployed using the accompanying scripts, a private location in the subscription will be used and this value will be automatically generated.
_artifactsLocationSasToken The sasToken required to access _artifactsLocation. When the template is deployed using the accompanying scripts, a sasToken will be automatically generated.
commandToExecute The command to execute.

Use the template

PowerShell
New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-customscript-extension-public-storage-on-ubuntu/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring Azure PowerShell
Command line
azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-customscript-extension-public-storage-on-ubuntu/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface