azapi: unsupported attribute

One of my Azure Terraform deployments recently started failing with "unsupported attribute". The deployment involves container app environments which aren't currently supported by azurerm, so I'm working around that with azapi [AZAPI]. The template references an attribute ("staticIp" for the interested reader) in the resource creation JSON output. The deployment started breaking in early January … Continue reading azapi: unsupported attribute

Azure: Service API already exists

Update 2023/01/04: I was wrong. Microsoft Support pointed out that each external APIM instances is assigned a globally unique DNS entry and mine was just too generic. Giving the API management resource a unique name for the region it runs in (eg. by appending a random number) solves the issue. I'm writing a Terraform template … Continue reading Azure: Service API already exists

Can’t log into Azure tenant after resetting Microsoft authenticator

Organisations which manage identities and user authentication with Office365 account use single sign on for web-, desktop- and mobile apps. The user experience usually consists of a web-based login form and a second-factor notification on the Microsoft authenticator app or an SMS sent to the phone. Microsoft login screen The authenticator app can manage multiple … Continue reading Can’t log into Azure tenant after resetting Microsoft authenticator

Azure diaries: can’t access KeyVault

Context: as a tenant administrator you can't inspect KeyVault contents created by other people ("you are unauthorized to view these contents"). Solution: assign yourself appropriate permissions like this: Locate the KeyVault in the Azure portal: go to "Access policies"click "+Add Access Policy"Key permissions: everything under "Key Management Operations" and "Cryptographic Operations"Accordingly for key and certificate … Continue reading Azure diaries: can’t access KeyVault