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Announcing Chocolatey Central Management 0.10.0

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Chocolatey and Intune Overview

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Wednesday, 30 March 2022

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Chocolatey For Business. In Azure. In One Click.

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The Future of Chocolatey CLI

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Thursday, 04 August 2022

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Hacktoberfest Tuesdays 2022

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For Hacktoberfest, Chocolatey ran a livestream every Tuesday! Re-watch Cory, James, Gary, and Rain as they share knowledge on how to contribute to open-source projects such as Chocolatey CLI.

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Chocolatey Product Spotlight: Chocolatey 1.2.0 and Chocolatey Licensed Extension 5.0.0

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Chocolatey Coding Livestream

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Tuesday, 29 November 2022

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Introduction into Chocolatey with Veeam

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Tuesday, 13 December 2022

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Downloads:

94,605

Downloads of v 28.2.0:

6,378

Last Update:

13 Sep 2022

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • The GNU Project

Tags:

emacs editor

Emacs

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28.2.0 | Updated: 13 Sep 2022

Downloads:

94,605

Downloads of v 28.2.0:

6,378

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • The GNU Project

Tags:

emacs editor

Emacs 28.2.0

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  • 2
  • 3

All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Emacs, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Emacs, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Emacs, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade emacs -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade emacs -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install emacs
  win_chocolatey:
    name: emacs
    version: '28.2.0'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'emacs' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '28.2.0'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller emacs
{
    Name     = "emacs"
    Version  = "28.2.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'emacs':
  ensure   => '28.2.0',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

NOTE

This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.

  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 13 Sep 2022.

Description

GNU Emacs.

An extensible, customizable, free / libre text editor - and more.

At its core is an interpreter for Emacs Lisp, a dialect of the Lisp programming language with extensions to support text editing.

The features of GNU Emacs include:

  • Content-aware editing modes, including syntax coloring, for many file types.
  • Complete built-in documentation, including a tutorial for new users.
  • Full Unicode support for nearly all human scripts.
  • Highly customizable, using Emacs Lisp code or a graphical interface.
  • A wide range of functionality beyond text editing, including a project planner, mail and news reader, debugger interface, calendar, IRC client, and more.
  • A packaging system for downloading and installing extensions.

NOTE: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is out of date by more than a week, please contact the maintainer(s) and let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.


Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Emacs 28.1.0 3408 Sunday, July 17, 2022 Approved
Emacs 27.2.0.20210423 18467 Saturday, April 24, 2021 Approved
Emacs 27.1.0.20200909 10237 Thursday, September 10, 2020 Approved
Emacs 26.3.0.20191219 11249 Thursday, December 19, 2019 Approved
Emacs 26.2.0.20190417 8548 Wednesday, April 17, 2019 Approved
Emacs 26.1.0.20190416 203 Tuesday, April 16, 2019 Approved
Emacs 24.5.0.20191123 118 Saturday, November 23, 2019 Approved
Emacs 24.5.0.20150611 14282 Thursday, June 11, 2015 Approved
Emacs 24.4.0.20141122 5675 Sunday, November 23, 2014 Approved
Emacs 24.3.0.20140722 2001 Monday, July 21, 2014 Approved
Emacs 24.3.0.20140721 481 Monday, July 21, 2014 Approved
Emacs 24.3.0.20140716 550 Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Approved
Emacs 24.3 2541 Wednesday, June 5, 2013 Approved
Emacs 24.2 1026 Wednesday, September 26, 2012 Approved
Emacs 24.1.50.1-SNAPSHOT 572 Wednesday, May 16, 2012 Approved
Emacs 24.1 603 Wednesday, August 8, 2012 Approved
Emacs 24.0.94.1 632 Thursday, April 5, 2012 Approved
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  • This discussion is only about Emacs and the Emacs package. If you have feedback for Chocolatey, please contact the Google Group.
  • This discussion will carry over multiple versions. If you have a comment about a particular version, please note that in your comments.
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