etcd (Install)

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3.2.14 | Updated: 12 Jan 2018



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etcd (Install) 3.2.14

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install etcd (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade etcd (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall etcd (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

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1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

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2. Setup Your Environment

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    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade etcd -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.2.14'" [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 etcd -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.2.14'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install etcd
    name: etcd
    version: '3.2.14'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'etcd' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '3.2.14'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller etcd
    Name     = "etcd"
    Version  = "3.2.14"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'etcd':
  ensure   => '3.2.14',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 12 Jan 2018.


etcd is a distributed, consistent key-value store for shared configuration and service discovery, with a focus on being:

* Simple: curl'able user facing API (HTTP+JSON)
* Secure: optional SSL client cert authentication
* Fast: benchmarked 1000s of writes/s per instance
* Reliable: properly distributed using Raft

etcd is written in Go and uses the Raft consensus algorithm to manage a highly-available replicated log.
This package installs etcd as a service, and makes etcdctl.exe available in the path.

The package will pass package parameters to the etcd service.
Example: choco install etcd -y --params="-discovery"

The service is managed with NSSM, you can change the service parameters easily by running nssm edit etcd

Originally packaged by Robert Labrie (


# remove the service if it exists
if ((Get-Service | Where-Object { $_.Name -eq "etcd" }).length) {
    Get-Service etcd | Stop-Service
    &nssm remove etcd confirm
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName    = 'etcd'
$packageVersion = '3.2.14'
$url64          = ''
$checksum64     = 'c18201d2d095067f539a6634449e8004d065d773451a40f3341297ab5ec82d1c'
$checksumType64 = 'sha256'

$validExitCodes = @(0) #please insert other valid exit codes here, exit codes for ms
$toolsDir       = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$installDir     = "C:\ProgramData\etcd"

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" -UnzipLocation "$installDir" -Url64 "$url64" -Checksum64 "$checksum64" -ChecksumType64 "$checksumType64"

# check OS bitness
if (!([Environment]::Is64BitOperatingSystem)) {
	Write-Error "etcd requires 64bit operating system"

Copy-Item "C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcd-v$packageVersion-windows-amd64\*" C:\ProgramData\etcd -Recurse -Force
Remove-Item "C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcd-v$packageVersion-windows-amd64" -Recurse -Force

# older versions of etcd didn't put EXE on the binary
if (Test-Path C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcd) {
    copy-item C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcd C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcd.exe -force
    remove-item C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcd
if (Test-Path C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcdctl) {
    copy-item C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcdctl C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcdctl.exe -force
    remove-item C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcdctl

Copy-Item C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcdctl.exe $toolsDir -Force
&nssm install etcd C:\ProgramData\etcd\etcd.exe "$($env:chocolateyPackageParameters)"
&nssm set etcd Start SERVICE_AUTO_START
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

Remove-Item C:\ProgramData\etcd -Recurse -Force
Remove-Item "$toolsDir\etcdctl.exe"

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