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62,741

Downloads of v 0.6.0:

4,827

Last Update:

01 Dec 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • gep13
  • dtgm
  • chocolatey

Tags:

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Chocolatey FossHub Extension

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0.6.0 | Updated: 01 Dec 2016

Downloads:

62,741

Downloads of v 0.6.0:

4,827

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • gep13
  • dtgm
  • chocolatey

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Chocolatey FossHub Extension 0.6.0

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Description

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.

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

Functions

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

Example:
Get-UrlFromFosshub http://www.fosshub.com/genLink/Data-Crow/FILE.zip


extensions\Get-UrlFromFosshub.psm1
# Get the resolved URL from a FossHub download link.
#
# Takes a FossHub URL and returns the generated
# expiring download link for the file.
#
# Usage: Get-UrlFromFosshub url
# Example:
# Get-UrlFromFosshub https://www.fosshub.com/Audacity.html/audacity-win-2.1.2.exe

Function Get-UrlFromFosshub($linkUrl) {

  $fosshubAppName = $linkUrl -match 'fosshub.com/(.*)/(.*)'
  # If there’s no match, it means that it’s not a FossHub URL.
  # Then this function simply returns the input URL.
  if (!$Matches) {
    return $linkUrl
  }

  # Get the actual FossHub appname from the matches array
  # From the example above, this would be Audacity.html
  $fosshubAppName = $Matches[1]

  # Get the file name from the URL
  # From the example above, this would be audacity-win-2.1.2.exe
  $fosshubFileName = $Matches[2]

  # Create the contents of the href that is being searched for
  # From the example above, this would be /Audacity.html/audacity-win-2.1.2.exe
  $hrefText = "/$fosshubAppName/$fosshubFileName"

  # Construct the Regular Expression pattern.  An example of what is being searched for is this
  # <a href="/Audacity.html/audacity-win-2.1.2.exe" rel="nofollow" class="dwl-link xlink" file="audacity-win-2.1.2.exe" xdts="https://download.fosshub.com/Protected/expiretime=1480500963;badurl=aHR0cDovL3d3dy5mb3NzaHViLmNvbS9BdWRhY2l0eS5odG1s/5cd3862bc6dd39508c537b1ad21a0bdc2e7d46dd4c64d182cfb6a819d0ef20a1/Audacity/audacity-win-2.1.2.exe">
  $regexPattern = "<a href=`"$hrefText`"[^>]+=`"(https:\/\/download\.fosshub\.com\/[^`"]+)`""

  $opts = @{ Headers = @{ Referer = "https://www.fosshub.com/${fosshubAppName}" } }
  $htmlPage = Get-WebContent -url $linkUrl -options $opts

  $dataLink = $htmlPage -match $regexPattern

  if (!$Matches) {
    return $linkUrl
  }

  return $Matches[1]
}

Export-ModuleMember -Function Get-UrlFromFosshub

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