Downloads:

84

Downloads of v 1.10.5-beta:

19

Last Update:

28 Sep 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • International Virtual Aviation Organisation.

Tags:

altitude-msfs2020 altitude ivao pilot microsoft ms flight simulator fs 2020

Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020)

This is a prerelease version of Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020).

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1.10.5-beta | Updated: 28 Sep 2021

Downloads:

84

Downloads of v 1.10.5-beta:

19

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • International Virtual Aviation Organisation.

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Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020) 1.10.5-beta

This is a prerelease version of Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020).

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To upgrade Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To uninstall Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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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 altitude-msfs2020 -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --prerelease [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 altitude-msfs2020 -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --prerelease
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install altitude-msfs2020
  win_chocolatey:
    name: altitude-msfs2020
    version: '1.10.5-beta'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present
    allow_prerelease: yes

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


chocolatey_package 'altitude-msfs2020' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.10.5-beta'
  options  '--prerelease'
end

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


cChocoPackageInstaller altitude-msfs2020
{
    Name        = "altitude-msfs2020"
    Version     = "1.10.5-beta"
    Source      = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
    chocoParams = "--prerelease"
}

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


package { 'altitude-msfs2020':
  ensure          => '1.10.5-beta',
  install_options => ['--prerelease'],
  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.

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Description

Plug-in which allows Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 to connect to the IVAO network.

NOTES

PLEASE CHECK THE FAQ BEFORE INSTALLING ALTITUDE

This is a BETA release. We highly recommend that you consult the software’s FAQ on the Forum BEFORE installing the software, ensuring the successful installation and functioning of Altitude. In addition to this, the FAQ will also inform you of some temporary configuration dependencies. It is also suggested that you visit these forum boards regularly, as we will be implementing fixes and changes regularly.

For example, one of our key Q&A in the forum, is that you should NOT uninstall IVAP until further notice.

Link to FAQ: http://forum.ivao.aero/index.php?board=1888.0

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Please uninstall previous version of Aurora/Altitude installed manually and reboot your computer before install this Chocolatey package.
  • Please close your simulator prior to installing/updating.

PREREQUISITES

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 must be installed.

Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020)


altitude-msfs2020.png
 
ReadMe.md
# <img src="https://cdn.jsdelivr.net/gh/chtof/chocolatey-packages/automatic/altitude-msfs2020/altitude-msfs2020.png" width="48" height="48"/> [Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020)](https://chocolatey.org/packages/altitude-msfs2020)

Plug-in which allows Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 to connect to the IVAO network.

## NOTES

### PLEASE CHECK THE FAQ BEFORE INSTALLING ALTITUDE
This is a BETA release. We highly recommend that you consult the software’s FAQ on the Forum BEFORE installing the software, ensuring the successful installation and functioning of Altitude. In addition to this, the FAQ will also inform you of some temporary configuration dependencies. It is also suggested that you visit these forum boards regularly, as we will be implementing fixes and changes regularly.

For example, one of our key Q&amp;A in the forum, is that you should NOT uninstall IVAP until further notice.

Link to FAQ: http://forum.ivao.aero/index.php?board=1888.0

### IMPORTANT INFORMATION
- Please uninstall previous version of Aurora/Altitude installed manually and reboot your computer before install this Chocolatey package.
- Please close your simulator prior to installing/updating.

## PREREQUISITES
Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 must be installed.

![Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020)](https://cdn.jsdelivr.net/gh/chtof/chocolatey-packages/automatic/altitude-msfs2020/screenshot.png)
screenshot.png
 
tools\Altitude_MSFS_2020.zip
md5: 9D229A4A4B4843378109845E1C8CFFEC | sha1: 7F7CA8D9FB127D4CD85E2000E8D86EF4E20FC458 | sha256: 86087E5C1EAA89461F73D42422360933F613B76262E91B485CD4DDA7CA961D86 | sha512: 1FD9D9B0219626968A4F0A60799BBD00160F16684647B5A152445DE2E418496B54DBBD08F517A1A39B5789C82C6302913391B27CCC1B24B41D0B78788F8D254D
tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  destination   = "$toolsDir"

  url           = 'https://api.ivao.aero/v2/softwares/altitude/5/files/latest/download'
  checksum      = '86087e5c1eaa89461f73d42422360933f613b76262e91b485cd4dda7ca961d86'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'

  silentArgs    = '/S'
}

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

$exe_file = (Get-ChildItem -Recurse $toolsDir\IVAO_Pilot_MSFS2020_*.exe).fullname | Select -First 1

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName  
  file          = "$exe_file"
  silentArgs    = '/S'
}

Write-Warning "The installation takes several dozens of minutes while MTL libraries are downloaded."

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
update.ps1
import-module au

#function global:au_BeforeUpdate { Get-RemoteFiles -NoSuffix -Purge }

function global:au_BeforeUpdate {
    Remove-Item "$PSScriptRoot\tools\*.zip"
    Invoke-WebRequest -Uri 'https://api.ivao.aero/v2/softwares/altitude/5/files/latest/download' -OutFile "$PSScriptRoot\tools\Altitude_MSFS_2020.zip"

    $Latest.ChecksumType32 = 'sha256'
    $Latest.Checksum32     = Get-RemoteChecksum $Latest.URL32 -Algorithm $Latest.ChecksumType32
}

function global:au_GetLatest {    
    $releases = "https://www.ivao.aero/softdev/beta/altitudebeta.asp"    
    $regex = 'target="dl">v(?<Version>[\d\.b]+) Voice'

    (Invoke-WebRequest -Uri $releases -UseBasicParsing).RawContent -match $regex | Out-Null
    #$version = $matches.Version -Replace 'b', '-beta'
    $version = $matches.Version.Replace('b', '-beta')

    return @{
        Version    = $version
        URL32      = 'https://api.ivao.aero/v2/softwares/altitude/5/files/latest/download'        
    }
}

function global:au_SearchReplace {
    @{
        "tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1" = @{
          "(^(\s)*checksum\s*=\s*)('.*')" = "`$1'$($Latest.Checksum32)'"
        }
    }
}

update -ChecksumFor none

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020) 1.10.5-beta 19 Tuesday, September 28, 2021 Exempted
Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020) 1.10.4-beta 27 Friday, July 2, 2021 Exempted
Altitude for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 (MSFS2020) 1.10.2-beta 38 Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Exempted

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