Downloads of v 0.2.31:


Last Update:

19 Jan 2016

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Software Author(s):

  • ScienceAtHome


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0.2.31 | Updated: 19 Jan 2016



Downloads of v 0.2.31:



Software Author(s):

  • ScienceAtHome

AlienGame 0.2.31

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


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


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


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

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • 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 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. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade aliengame -y --source="'STEP 3 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 aliengame -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure aliengame installed
    name: aliengame
    state: present
    version: 0.2.31
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'aliengame' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.2.31'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: aliengame,
    Version: 0.2.31,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller aliengame
   Name     = 'aliengame'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.2.31'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'aliengame':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.2.31',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install aliengame version="0.2.31" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 04 Feb 2016.


Play the game to help us figure out what WE should be thinking about when trying to understand how people solve complex problems.

“When you play a game — if you learn to be good at it — you find what it is you should have been thinking about” (John Conway).

How to play


  • To contribute to our research, make sure you play our games with an active internet connection, as we are gathering data for our scientists based on your performance.
  • Data policy
  • Science publications derived from game data

$packageName = 'aliengame'
$url = ''
$checksum = '33275d743a9181f8af6f0f051c8bed53'
$checksumType = 'md5'
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$fileType = 'rar'
$chocTempDir = Join-Path $env:Temp "chocolatey"
$tempDir = Join-Path $chocTempDir "$packageName"
if (![System.IO.Directory]::Exists($tempDir)) {[System.IO.Directory]::CreateDirectory($tempDir) | Out-Null}
if ($env:packageVersion -ne $null) {$tempDir = Join-Path $tempDir "$env:packageVersion";}
$file = Join-Path $tempDir "$($packageName)Install.$fileType"

Get-ChocolateyWebFile -PackageName "$packageName" `
                      -FileFullPath "$file" `
                      -Url "$url" `
                      -Checksum "$checksum" `
                      -ChecksumType "$checksumType"
Start-Process "7z" -ArgumentList "x -o`"$toolsDir`" -y `"$file`"" -Wait

$installFile = Join-Path $toolsDir "AlienGame.exe"
Set-Content -Path ("$installFile.gui") `
            -Value $null

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