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Downloads of v 3.0.7:


Last Update:

08 Apr 2023

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Freeciv Contributors


freeciv game strategy civilization admin


This is not the latest version of Freeciv available.

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3.0.7 | Updated: 08 Apr 2023



Downloads of v 3.0.7:


Software Author(s):

  • Freeciv Contributors

Freeciv 3.0.7

This is not the latest version of Freeciv available.

  • 1
  • 2
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Some Checks Have Failed or Are Not Yet Complete

Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Resulted in Flagged as a Note:

At least one file within this package has greater than 0 detections, but less than 5

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall Freeciv, 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 freeciv -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.0.7'" [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 freeciv -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'3.0.7'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install freeciv
    name: freeciv
    version: '3.0.7'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'freeciv' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '3.0.7'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller freeciv
    Name     = "freeciv"
    Version  = "3.0.7"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'freeciv':
  ensure   => '3.0.7',
  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 08 Apr 2023.


Freeciv is a Free and Open Source empire-building strategy game inspired by the history of human civilization.
The game commences in prehistory and your mission is to lead your tribe from the Stone Age to the Space Age.
Your goal is to build cities, collect resources, organize your government,
and build an army, with the ultimate goal of creating the best civilization.
You can play online against other players (multiplayer) or play by yourself against the computer.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName = 'freeciv'

$uninstalled = $false
[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName 'Freeciv*'

if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | ForEach-Object {
    $packageArgs = @{
	  packageName = $packageName
	  fileType    = 'exe'
	  silentArgs  = '/S'
	  validExitCodes= @(0)
	  file          = "$($_.UninstallString)"

    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
} elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
  Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
} elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
  Write-Warning "$key.Count matches found!"
  Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
  Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
  $key | ForEach-Object {Write-Warning "- $_.DisplayName"}
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'freeciv'
  fileType       = 'exe'
  softwareName   = 'Freeciv*'

  checksum       = 'ec09887cd9f895cd078c7b3889f3ccc943968007964218475501b3f907620649'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  url            = ''

  silentArgs     = '/S'
  validExitCodes = @(0)

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Freeciv 3.0.7 200 Saturday, April 8, 2023 Approved
Freeciv 3.0.6 128 Friday, February 3, 2023 Approved
Freeciv 3.0.5 108 Friday, December 16, 2022 Approved
Freeciv 3.0.4 143 Sunday, October 9, 2022 Approved
Freeciv 3.0.3 145 Friday, August 5, 2022 Approved
Freeciv 3.0.2 129 Monday, June 13, 2022 Approved
Freeciv 3.0.1 142 Thursday, April 14, 2022 Approved
Freeciv 3.0.0 153 Saturday, February 19, 2022 Approved
Freeciv 2.6.6 179 Friday, December 10, 2021 Approved
Freeciv 2.6.5 221 Saturday, June 26, 2021 Approved
Freeciv 2.6.4 199 Friday, April 2, 2021 Approved
Freeciv 2.6.3 245 Friday, January 1, 2021 Approved
Freeciv 208 Sunday, November 29, 2020 Approved
Freeciv 2.6.2 470 Thursday, April 2, 2020 Approved
Freeciv 2.6.1 336 Thursday, December 19, 2019 Approved
Freeciv 2.6.0 843 Monday, July 30, 2018 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.11 457 Tuesday, March 27, 2018 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.10 428 Monday, January 22, 2018 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.9 504 Sunday, August 20, 2017 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.8 391 Monday, August 14, 2017 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.7 458 Monday, May 15, 2017 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.6 582 Monday, November 21, 2016 Approved
Freeciv 407 Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.5 563 Sunday, July 31, 2016 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.4 458 Monday, May 16, 2016 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.3 471 Friday, February 12, 2016 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.2 454 Sunday, January 24, 2016 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.1 466 Sunday, August 16, 2015 Approved
Freeciv 2.5.0 461 Saturday, March 14, 2015 Approved
Freeciv 2.4.4 483 Sunday, December 7, 2014 Approved
Freeciv 2.4.3 553 Sunday, August 17, 2014 Unknown
Freeciv 2.4.2 484 Sunday, February 9, 2014 Unknown
Freeciv 2.4.1 500 Monday, December 2, 2013 Unknown
Freeciv 2.4.0 490 Sunday, September 15, 2013 Unknown
Freeciv 2.3.4 528 Saturday, June 15, 2013 Unknown

This package has no dependencies.

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