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Last Update:

22 Nov 2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Edwin Brady
  • and many contributors


idris functional programming language haskell ml ghc mingw


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1.1.1 | Updated: 22 Nov 2017



Downloads of v 1.1.1:



Software Author(s):

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Idris 1.1.1

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


To uninstall Idris, 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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2. Get the package into 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 idris -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 idris -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 idris
    name: idris
    version: '1.1.1'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'idris' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.1.1'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller idris
    Name     = "idris"
    Version  = "1.1.1"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'idris':
  ensure   => '1.1.1',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

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This package was approved by moderator mwallner on 23 Nov 2017.


From :

"Idris is a general purpose pure functional programming language with dependent types. Dependent types allow types to be predicated on values, meaning that some aspects of a program's behaviour can be specified precisely in the type. It is compiled, with eager evaluation. Its features are influenced by Haskell and ML, ..."

You can find the full feature list and comprehensive documentation at the link above and the Idris-dev Github wiki.

Chocolatey Idris is not affiliated with the Idris project and does not include a copy of Idris. It just automatically downloads and installs the Idris Windows binary distribution.


Chocolatey Idris automatically installs either the 32bit or 64bit Idris distribution.

The Idris archive will be extracted to the Chocolatey package's tools\ sub-directory (usually C:\ProgramData\chocolatey\lib\idris\tools\), and Chocolatey will create shims for idris.exe and all idris-codegen-*.exe files, so that they are available in %PATH%.

On updating or uninstalling, the (old) Idris distribution will be deleted together with the (old) Chocolatey package files.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName = 'idris'

$idrisVersion = '1.1.1'

$url = "$idrisVersion-win32.7z"
$checksum = '40F5FB612C37F0E4D7F30B29F55776B3D46E9E13'
$checksumType = 'SHA1'

$url64 = "$idrisVersion-win64.7z"
$checksum64 = 'FB73F87F09CE9881476B4DE312AA4A0E1BBC13C4'
$checksumType64 = 'SHA1'

$toolsDir = Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition

Write-Host "Installing to '$toolsDir'"
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $url $toolsDir $url64 `
  -checksum $checksum -checksumType $checksumType `
  -checksum64 $checksum64 -checksumType64 $checksumType64

$idrisDir = Join-Path $toolsDir idris
$mingwDir = Join-Path $idrisDir mingw

# avoid shim creation for mingw tools
# (only idris*.exe shims shall be created)
foreach ($exe in (Get-ChildItem $mingwDir '*.exe' -Recurse)) {
    New-Item $exe.Directory -Type File -Name "$exe.ignore"

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Idris 0.12.3 482 Friday, October 14, 2016 Approved

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