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Last Update:

05 Dec 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • gep13
  • dtgm
  • chocolatey


chocolatey-fosshub.extension admin fosshub extension

[Deprecated] Chocolatey FossHub Extension

0.6.1 | Updated: 05 Dec 2016



Downloads of v 0.6.1:



Software Author(s):

  • gep13
  • dtgm
  • chocolatey

[Deprecated] Chocolatey FossHub Extension 0.6.1

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To install [Deprecated] Chocolatey FossHub Extension, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade [Deprecated] Chocolatey FossHub Extension, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall [Deprecated] Chocolatey FossHub Extension, 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 chocolatey-fosshub.extension -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 chocolatey-fosshub.extension -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 chocolatey-fosshub.extension installed
    name: chocolatey-fosshub.extension
    state: present
    version: 0.6.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'chocolatey-fosshub.extension' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.6.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: chocolatey-fosshub.extension,
    Version: 0.6.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller chocolatey-fosshub.extension
   Name     = 'chocolatey-fosshub.extension'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.6.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'chocolatey-fosshub.extension':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.6.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install chocolatey-fosshub.extension version="0.6.1" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 06 Dec 2016.


NOTE: This extension is no longer supported. See here for additional information

Provides a helper function to help with extracting the actual download URL for an application whose binaries are housed on FossHub.

These functions may be used in Chocolatey install/uninstall scripts by declaring this package a dependency in your package's nuspec.

  <dependency id="chocolatey-fosshub.extension" />


Get-UrlFromFosshub -- Get the resolved URL from a FossHub download link.


Write-Host "This extension is no longer supported.  See here for additional information:"

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