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Downloads of v 2.9.0:


Last Update:

13 Feb 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Chris Wanstrath


cli github git scm distributed tabexpansion


This is not the latest version of Hub available.

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2.9.0 | Updated: 13 Feb 2019



Downloads of v 2.9.0:



Software Author(s):

  • Chris Wanstrath

Hub 2.9.0

This is not the latest version of Hub available.

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  • 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:

This package was submitted (and approved) prior to automated virus scanning integration into the package moderation processs.

We recommend clicking the "Details" link to make your own decision on installing this package.

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall Hub, 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 https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)

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 https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. 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 hub -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.9.0'" [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 hub -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.9.0'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install hub
    name: hub
    version: '2.9.0'
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

chocolatey_package 'hub' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.9.0'

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.

cChocoPackageInstaller hub
    Name     = "hub"
    Version  = "2.9.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.

package { 'hub':
  ensure   => '2.9.0',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.

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 13 Feb 2019.


hub is a command line tool that wraps git in order to extend it with extra features and commands that make working with GitHub easier.

$ hub clone rtomayko/tilt

# expands to:
$ git clone git://github.com/rtomayko/tilt.git

hub is best aliased as git, so you can type $ git <command> in the shell and get all the usual hub features.

NOTE: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is out of date by more than a week, please contact the maintainer(s) and let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

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

$packageArgs = @{
    packageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    unzipLocation  = $toolsDir
    url            = 'https://github.com/github/hub/releases/download/v2.9.0/hub-windows-386-2.9.0.zip'
    checksum       = '9553efb737b284d92a9ad94cdfa38fc4f46e961e084ec190097068b25d18efa4'
    checksumType   = 'sha256'
    url64          = 'https://github.com/github/hub/releases/download/v2.9.0/hub-windows-amd64-2.9.0.zip'
    checksum64     = '03606e5e17822113d7f89e10e6828ac38b0b6a220e16677a7d974486c61a7888'
    checksumType64 = 'sha256'

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @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
Hub 2.14.1 1321 Saturday, January 25, 2020 Approved
Hub 2.14.0 321 Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Approved
Hub 2.13.0 1441 Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.12.8 705 Thursday, October 3, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.12.7 369 Monday, September 23, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.12.6 267 Saturday, September 21, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.12.3 917 Friday, July 19, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.12.2 343 Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.12.1 393 Monday, July 1, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.12.0 406 Saturday, June 15, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.11.2 749 Sunday, April 14, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.11.1 363 Friday, March 29, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.11.0 223 Friday, March 29, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.10.1 226 Thursday, March 28, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.10.0 487 Sunday, February 24, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.9.0 350 Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.8.4 371 Monday, January 28, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.8.3 261 Saturday, January 26, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.7.1 349 Friday, January 18, 2019 Approved
Hub 2.7.0 371 Friday, December 28, 2018 Approved
Hub 2.6.1 332 Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Approved
Hub 2.6.0 457 Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Approved
Hub 2.5.1 472 Sunday, September 23, 2018 Approved
hub 2.2.9 4036 Thursday, October 20, 2016 Approved
hub 2.2.5 670 Sunday, August 14, 2016 Approved
hub 2.2.4 426 Thursday, August 11, 2016 Approved
hub 2.2.3 545 Saturday, February 20, 2016 Approved

    • git (≥ 1.7.3)
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