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Downloads:

492,726

Downloads of v 8.04:

8

Last Update:

12 Jun 2024

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Martin Malík

Tags:

hwinfo monitoring diagnostic admin

HWiNFO (Install)

Downloads:

492,726

Downloads of v 8.04:

8

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Martin Malík

HWiNFO (Install)

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LinkSatonaka (maintainer) on 12 Jun 2024 12:06:49 +00:00:

User 'LinkSatonaka' (maintainer) submitted package.

chocolatey-ops (reviewer) on 12 Jun 2024 12:38:47 +00:00:

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chocolatey-ops (reviewer) on 02 Jul 2024 12:43:12 +00:00:

We've found hwinfo.install v8.04 in a submitted status and waiting for your next actions. It has had no updates for 20 or more days since a reviewer has asked for corrections. Please note that if there is no response or fix of the package within 15 days of this message, this package version will automatically be closed (rejected) due to being stale.

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TheCakeIsNaOH (reviewer) on 13 Jul 2024 16:34:26 +00:00:

Hi,
It looks like the machine that packed this package is using an old version of Chocolatey CLI, because it is using a non-normalized version.
https://docs.chocolatey.org/en-us/choco/features/version-number-normalization

The package verifier is failing due to a limitation in how the verifier works, as it is not able to find some non-normalized package versions. Please update your version of Chocolatey CLI both locally and on any CI systems, and then re-pack and then re-push this package.

Regards, TheCakeIsNaOH

chocolatey-ops (reviewer) on 17 Jul 2024 12:43:30 +00:00:

Unfortunately there has not been progress to move hwinfo.install v8.04 towards an approved status within 15 days after the last review message, so we need to close (reject) the package version at this time. If you want to pick this version up and move it towards approval in the future, use the contact site admins link on the package page and we can move it back into a submitted status so you can submit updates.

Status Change - Changed status of package from 'submitted' to 'rejected'.

Description

In-depth Hardware Information and real time monitoring


tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName  = 'hwinfo.install'
  fileType     = 'EXE'
  file64         = "$toolsDir\hwi64.exe"
  softwareName = 'HWiNFO*'
  silentArgs   = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART'
}

# Stop process before upgrading
if ($null -ne (Get-Process | Where-Object -Property Name -Match 'HWiNFO\d{2}')) {
  Get-Process | Where-Object -Property Name -Match 'HWiNFO\d{2}' | Stop-Process
  $ProcessRunning = $true
}

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
Remove-Item -Force "$toolsDir\*.exe" -ea 0
# Kill the process after it starts- there is no way to prevent autostart after install
if ($null -eq $ProcessRunning) {
  Get-Process | Where-Object -Property Name -Match 'HWiNFO\d{2}' | Stop-Process
}

# Make launchable from cmd
Install-BinFile -Name 'hwinfo' -Path "C:\Program Files\HWiNFO64\HWiNFO64.EXE" -UseStart
tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = 'hwinfo.install'
  softwareName  = 'hwinfo*'
  fileType      = 'EXE'
  silentArgs    = "/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-"
  validExitCodes= @(0)
}

$uninstalled = $false
[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $packageArgs['softwareName']

if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | % { 
    $packageArgs['file'] = "$($_.UninstallString)"
    if ($packageArgs['fileType'] -eq 'MSI') {
      $packageArgs['silentArgs'] = "$($_.PSChildName) $($packageArgs['silentArgs'])"
      
      $packageArgs['file'] = ''
    }

    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 | % {Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)"}
}
tools\hwi64.exe
md5: 0D1FDE77F61B3EB37EEFFE0EF036CEF6 | sha1: 117A49BD0E128AA94252C878586AA0B2E7DD9AE5 | sha256: 726CC175D1A28F0F7824ACC0811C2172C9DA0C3A1F00CE8E5AD4764119D1F316 | sha512: FE8060C235A1FE2B918E55DE05360442FAA4502FC2E42B0DB4AF2BEC486C7F696D255E452C9F41D497DBC2EF43D134F95B0B031C4782B76F1D6A15819DC89CA6
tools\LICENSE.txt
From: <https://www.hwinfo.com/download.php>

LICENSE

HWiNFO64 is FREEWARE and free distributable as-is. Any modifications to the packages are forbidden. Always keep up-to date using frequent updates.
tools\VERIFICATION.txt
VERIFICATION
Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.
 
The embedded software have been downloaded from the listed download
location on <https://www.hwinfo.com/download.php>
and can be verified by doing the following:

1. Go to

	x64: https://www.hwinfo.com/files/hwi64_804.exe

	to download the installer.

2. Get the checksum using one of the following methods:
  - Using powershell function 'Get-FileHash'
  - Use chocolatey utility 'checksum.exe'

3. The checksums should match the following:

  checksumType: SHA256
  checksum64: 726CC175D1A28F0F7824ACC0811C2172C9DA0C3A1F00CE8E5AD4764119D1F316

The file 'LICENSE.txt' has been obtained from <https://www.hwinfo.com/download.php>

No results available for this package. We are building up results for older packages over time so expect to see results. If this is a new package, it should have results within a day or two.

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HWiNFO (Install) 7.70 4960 Thursday, February 1, 2024 Approved
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HWiNFO (Install) 5.70 1754 Wednesday, January 3, 2018 Approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.60 1753 Sunday, November 5, 2017 Approved
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HWiNFO (Install) 5.56 1354 Monday, August 21, 2017 Approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.54 1274 Thursday, July 6, 2017 Approved
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HWiNFO (Install) 5.50 1270 Tuesday, April 4, 2017 Approved
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HWiNFO (Install) 5.44 887 Friday, February 10, 2017 Approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.42 869 Friday, January 6, 2017 Approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.38 1206 Thursday, October 13, 2016 Approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.36 763 Friday, September 16, 2016 Approved
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HWiNFO (Install) 5.30 434 Thursday, June 2, 2016 Approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.24 450 Friday, April 29, 2016 Approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.22 717 Sunday, March 20, 2016 Approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.12 697 Thursday, January 7, 2016 Approved
HWiNFO (Install) 5.10 468 Wednesday, December 23, 2015 Approved

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