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3.6.0 | Updated: 19 Aug 2015



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dcmtk 3.6.0

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choco upgrade dcmtk -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.6.0'" [other options]

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$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
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Exit $exitCode

- name: Install dcmtk
    name: dcmtk
    version: '3.6.0'
    state: present

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chocolatey_package 'dcmtk' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '3.6.0'

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cChocoPackageInstaller dcmtk
    Name     = "dcmtk"
    Version  = "3.6.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

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package { 'dcmtk':
  ensure   => '3.6.0',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

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This package was approved by moderator doc on 29 Dec 2015.


DCMTK is a collection of libraries and applications implementing large parts the DICOM standard. It includes software for examining, constructing and converting DICOM image files, handling offline media, sending and receiving images over a network connection, as well as demonstrative image storage and worklist servers. DCMTK is is written in a mixture of ANSI C and C++. It comes in complete source code and is made available as "open source" software.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'; # stop on all errors

$packageName = 'dcmtk' # arbitrary name for the package, used in messages
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url = '' # download url

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $url $toolsDir
$packageName = 'dcmtk'
$zipFileName = ''

Uninstall-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName $packageName -ZipFileName $zipFileName

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
DCMTK - DICOM Toolkit 3.6.5 4205 Tuesday, June 9, 2020 Approved
DCMTK - DICOM Toolkit 11431 Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Approved
DCMTK - DICOM Toolkit 3.6.4 680 Friday, November 30, 2018 Approved
DCMTK - DICOM Toolkit 3.6.3 649 Friday, September 7, 2018 Approved
dcmtk 3.6.0 720 Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Approved

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