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Downloads of v 26.0.2:


Last Update:

21 Jul 2023

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Joe Armstrong
  • Robert Virding
  • Mike Williams


erlang languages


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26.0.2 | Updated: 21 Jul 2023



Downloads of v 26.0.2:


Software Author(s):

  • Joe Armstrong
  • Robert Virding
  • Mike Williams

Erlang 26.0.2

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


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


Deployment Method:


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

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

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 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 erlang -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO 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 erlang -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install erlang
    name: erlang
    version: '26.0.2'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'erlang' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '26.0.2'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller erlang
    Name     = "erlang"
    Version  = "26.0.2"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'erlang':
  ensure   => '26.0.2',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.


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Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 22 Jul 2023.


Erlang is a programming language used to build massively scalable soft real-time systems with requirements on high availability. Some of its uses are in telecoms, banking, e-commerce, computer telephony and instant messaging. Erlang's runtime system has built-in support for concurrency, distribution and fault tolerance.
OTP is set of Erlang libraries and design principles providing middle-ware to develop these systems. It includes its own distributed database, applications to interface towards other languages, debugging and release handling tools.

An install script for installing Erlang silently on the machine via ChocolateyNuGet

Author: Luke Bakken - [email protected]
Version: 1.0.0
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

New-Variable -Name package -Value 'erlang' -Option Constant
New-Variable -Name otp_version -Value '26.0.2' -Option Constant
New-Variable -Name erts_version -Value '14.0.2' -Option Constant

$params = @{
  PackageName = $package
  FileType = 'exe'
  SilentArgs = '/S'
  Url = "$otp_version/otp_win32_$otp_version.exe"
  CheckSum = '1b005bb28ea405e5cecaee8a38a67eb0a50ce1b13de54bcedd0bb56db9babe4f'
  CheckSumType = 'sha256'
  Url64 = "$otp_version/otp_win64_$otp_version.exe"
  CheckSum64 = '7b01ede047b98da3ea27f00c57f04957cdd0e4d7bb17fd1f188baf6c5c9378a2'
  CheckSumType64 = 'sha256'
  validExitCodes = @(0)

Install-ChocolateyPackage @params

New-Variable -Name erlangProgramFilesPath -Option Constant `
    -Value ((Get-ItemProperty -Path HKLM:\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\Ericsson\Erlang\$erts_version).'(default)')

New-Variable -Name erlangErtsBinPath -Option Constant `
    -Value (Join-Path -Path $erlangProgramFilesPath -ChildPath "erts-$erts_version" | Join-Path -ChildPath 'bin')

Install-BinFile -Name 'ct_run'   -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'ct_run.exe')
Install-BinFile -Name 'erl'      -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'erl.exe')
Install-BinFile -Name 'werl'     -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'werl.exe')
Install-BinFile -Name 'erlc'     -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'erlc.exe')
Install-BinFile -Name 'escript'  -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'escript.exe')
Install-BinFile -Name 'dialyzer' -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'dialyzer.exe')
Install-BinFile -Name 'typer'    -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'typer.exe')

An uninstall script for Erlang

Author: Luke Bakken - [email protected]
Version: 1.0.0

New-Variable -Name package -Value 'erlang' -Option Constant
New-Variable -Name otp_version -Value '26.0.2' -Option Constant
New-Variable -Name erts_version -Value '14.0.2' -Option Constant

New-Variable -Name erlangProgramFilesPath -Option Constant `
    -Value ((Get-ItemProperty -Path HKLM:\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\Ericsson\Erlang\$erts_version).'(default)')

Start-Process -Wait -FilePath (Join-Path -Path $erlangProgramFilesPath -ChildPath 'uninstall.exe') -ArgumentList '/S'

# ...and remove the shim files as well.

New-Variable -Name erlangErtsBinPath -Option Constant `
    -Value (Join-Path -Path $erlangProgramFilesPath -ChildPath "erts-$erts_version" | Join-Path -ChildPath 'bin')

Uninstall-BinFile -Name 'ct_run'   -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'ct_run.exe')
Uninstall-BinFile -Name 'erl'      -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'erl.exe')
Uninstall-BinFile -Name 'werl'     -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'werl.exe')
Uninstall-BinFile -Name 'erlc'     -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'erlc.exe')
Uninstall-BinFile -Name 'escript'  -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'escript.exe')
Uninstall-BinFile -Name 'dialyzer' -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'dialyzer.exe')
Uninstall-BinFile -Name 'typer'    -Path (Join-Path -Path $erlangErtsBinPath -ChildPath 'typer.exe')


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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Erlang 26.0.0 3986 Wednesday, May 31, 2023 Approved
Erlang 7718 Wednesday, May 31, 2023 Approved
Erlang 25.3 10276 Thursday, March 9, 2023 Approved
Erlang 25.2.3 2028 Sunday, February 26, 2023 Approved
Erlang 25.2.1 4219 Friday, January 27, 2023 Approved
Erlang 25.2 2518 Thursday, December 22, 2022 Approved
Erlang 25.0.4 8677 Friday, September 9, 2022 Approved
Erlang 24.0 87559 Friday, June 18, 2021 Approved
Erlang 23.3 11541 Friday, June 18, 2021 Approved
Erlang 22.3 64844 Wednesday, May 6, 2020 Approved
Erlang 22.1 23833 Friday, November 1, 2019 Approved
Erlang 22.0 18983 Thursday, May 30, 2019 Approved
Erlang 21.2 16515 Thursday, January 17, 2019 Approved
Erlang 10037 Monday, July 2, 2018 Approved
Erlang 21.0.1 714 Thursday, June 28, 2018 Approved
Erlang 21.0 1696 Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Approved
Erlang 20.3 19134 Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Approved
Erlang 20.2 5084 Wednesday, January 10, 2018 Approved
Erlang 20.1 2164 Wednesday, December 6, 2017 Approved
Erlang 20.0 7891 Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Approved
Erlang 19.3 5079 Friday, June 2, 2017 Approved
Erlang 19.2 6551 Thursday, February 2, 2017 Approved
Erlang 19.1 5770 Friday, September 23, 2016 Approved
Erlang 19.0.20160907 744 Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Approved
Erlang 19.0 2912 Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Approved
Erlang 18.3 2600 Wednesday, March 16, 2016 Approved
Erlang 18.2.1 4349 Monday, December 28, 2015 Approved
Erlang 18.1 2149 Thursday, September 24, 2015 Approved
Erlang 18.0.20150709.2 2162 Thursday, July 9, 2015 Approved
Erlang 18.0.20150709 467 Thursday, July 9, 2015 Approved
Erlang 18.0.0 929 Wednesday, June 24, 2015 Approved
Erlang 17.5.0 1686 Monday, April 13, 2015 Approved
Erlang 17.4.0 1144 Monday, February 16, 2015 Approved
Erlang 17.3.0 1463 Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Approved
Erlang 17.1.0 1756 Monday, July 7, 2014 Approved
Erlang 17.0.0 982 Thursday, April 10, 2014 Approved
Erlang 15.3.1 3895 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 Approved
Erlang 15.1 671 Wednesday, May 2, 2012 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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