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Downloads:

419,980

Downloads of v 0.5.0-beta:

16,250

Last Update:

03 Apr 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Neovim contributors

Tags:

vi vim gvim neovim text editor sublime atom emacs notepad

Neovim

This is a prerelease version of Neovim.

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0.5.0-beta | Updated: 03 Apr 2020

Downloads:

419,980

Downloads of v 0.5.0-beta:

16,250

Software Author(s):

  • Neovim contributors

Neovim 0.5.0-beta

This is a prerelease version of Neovim.

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All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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

>

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

>

To uninstall Neovim, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

Deployment Method:

NOTE

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 neovim -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.5.0-beta'" --prerelease [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 neovim -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.5.0-beta'" --prerelease
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install neovim
  win_chocolatey:
    name: neovim
    version: '0.5.0-beta'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present
    allow_prerelease: yes

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


chocolatey_package 'neovim' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.5.0-beta'
  options  '--prerelease'
end

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


cChocoPackageInstaller neovim
{
    Name        = "neovim"
    Version     = "0.5.0-beta"
    Source      = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
    chocoParams = "--prerelease"
}

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


package { 'neovim':
  ensure          => '0.5.0-beta',
  install_options => ['--prerelease'],
  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.

Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 03 Apr 2020.

Description

More powerful plugins

  • The msgpack API enables structured communication to and from any programming language.
  • Remote plugins run as co-processes that communicate with Neovim safely and asynchronously.

Better out-of-the-box

  • Strong defaults
  • Modern terminal features such as truecolor and bracketed paste
  • Built-in terminal emulator
  • First-class embedding
  • GUIs (or TUIs—such as readline) can nvim --embed or communicate via TCP socket using the discoverable msgpack API.

Drop-in replacement for Vim

  • Neovim is an extension of Vim: feature-parity and backwards compatibility are high priorities.
  • If you are already familiar with Vim, see :help nvim-from-vim to learn about the differences.

Following HEAD

  • If you want to stay up to date with the latest development you can install neovim using the --pre option.
  • For example: choco install neovim --pre.
  • Which will get you the latest nightly builds for windows.

Package Parametes

  • /NoNeovimOnPath: Neovim binary folder will not be added to the path.
  • Optional parameter.
  • Default behavior is that Neovim binary will be added to the path.
  • Example: choco install neovim --params "/NoNeovimOnPath"

Note: To force the installation of x32 version, use the --x86 argument with choco install.


tools\chocolateybeforemodify.ps1
# File:           chocolateybeforemodify.ps1
# Description:    Updating neovim
# Author:		    Reinaldo Molina
# Email:          rmolin88 at gmail dot com
# Revision:	    0.0.0
# Last Modified:  Fri Apr 20 2018 22:49

$packageName= 'neovim' # arbitrary name for the package, used in messages
$destDir = Join-Path $(Get-ToolsLocation) $packageName
Remove-Item $destDir -Force -Recurse

# Exit with the result of the last command
exit $?
tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
# File:           chocolateyinstall.ps1
# Description:    Installation of neovim
# Author:		    Reinaldo Molina
# Email:          rmolin88 at gmail dot com
# Revision:	    0.0.0
# Last Modified:  Fri Apr 20 2018 22:47

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'; # stop on all errors

$packageName = 'neovim' # arbitrary name for the package, used in messages
$destDir     = Join-Path $(Get-ToolsLocation) $packageName
$url         = 'https://github.com/neovim/neovim/releases/download/nightly/nvim-win32.zip' # download url, HTTPS preferred
$url64       = 'https://github.com/neovim/neovim/releases/download/nightly/nvim-win64.zip' # 64bit URL here (HTTPS preferred) or remove - if installer contains both (very rare), use $url
$bin         = $destDir + '\Neovim\bin'

# Get user provided paramaters
# Help here: https://github.com/chocolatey/choco/wiki/HelpersGetPackageParameters
$pp = Get-PackageParameters

# Write-Output $destDir
$packageArgs = @{
	packageName   = $packageName
	unzipLocation = $destDir
	url           = $url
	url64bit      = $url64

	softwareName  = 'neovim*' #part or all of the Display Name as you see it in Programs and Features. It should be enough to be unique

	checksum      = ''
	checksumType  = 'sha256' #default is md5, can also be sha1, sha256 or sha512
	checksum64    = ''
	checksumType64= 'sha256' #default is checksumType

	validExitCodes= @(0) #please insert other valid exit codes here
}

# https://chocolatey.org/docs/helpers-install-chocolatey-package
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

# Adds neovim to the path if not present already
# Define option here and check at the same time
if (!$pp['NoNeovimOnPath']) {
	Install-ChocolateyPath -PathToInstall $bin
        Write-Output "Added Neovim binary folder to the user's PATH variable"

} else {
        Write-Output "Please note that Neovim binary folder will NOT be added to the path"
}

Write-Output "Please Consider donating https://salt.bountysource.com/teams/neovim"
Write-Output "Issues? Please visit https://github.com/neovim/neovim/wiki/Installing-Neovim"
tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1
# File:           chocolateyuninstall.ps1
# Description:    Uninstallation of neovim
# Author:		    Reinaldo Molina
# Email:          rmolin88 at gmail dot com
# Revision:	    0.0.0
# Last Modified:  Fri Apr 20 2018 22:50

$packageName= 'neovim' # arbitrary name for the package, used in messages
$destDir = Join-Path $(Get-ToolsLocation) $packageName
$bin         = $destDir + '\Neovim\bin'

Write-Output "Please manually remove `"$($bin)`" from the User PATH environment variable if not installing neovim again."

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Neovim 0.10.0.20230531-beta 3609 Wednesday, May 31, 2023 Exempted
Neovim 0.10.0-beta 896 Friday, April 7, 2023 Exempted
Neovim 0.9.5 31510 Sunday, December 31, 2023 Approved
Neovim 0.9.4 16958 Monday, October 9, 2023 Approved
Neovim 0.9.2 8204 Thursday, September 7, 2023 Approved
Neovim 0.9.1.20230531 19888 Wednesday, May 31, 2023 Approved
Neovim 0.9.0 9442 Thursday, April 13, 2023 Approved
Neovim 0.9.0-beta 2113 Sunday, November 20, 2022 Exempted
Neovim 0.8.3 19760 Friday, February 3, 2023 Approved
Neovim 0.8.2 9289 Thursday, December 29, 2022 Approved
Neovim 0.8.1 9997 Wednesday, November 16, 2022 Approved
Neovim 0.8.0 12149 Friday, September 30, 2022 Approved
Neovim 0.7.3-beta 1922 Wednesday, June 29, 2022 Approved
Neovim 0.7.2 19137 Wednesday, June 29, 2022 Approved
Neovim 0.7.1-beta 1392 Friday, April 15, 2022 Approved
Neovim 0.7.0 14317 Saturday, April 16, 2022 Approved
Neovim 0.7.0-beta 2826 Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Approved
Neovim 0.6.1 22210 Sunday, January 2, 2022 Approved
Neovim 0.6.0.20211125-beta 345 Thursday, November 25, 2021 Approved
Neovim 0.6.0 7780 Wednesday, December 1, 2021 Approved
Neovim 0.6.0-beta 7640 Friday, July 2, 2021 Approved
Neovim 0.5.1 13596 Thursday, October 7, 2021 Approved
Neovim 0.5.0 17749 Friday, July 2, 2021 Approved
Neovim 0.5.0-beta 16250 Friday, April 3, 2020 Approved
Neovim 0.4.5.20210116-beta 118 Monday, January 18, 2021 Approved
Neovim 0.4.5-beta 159 Thursday, August 13, 2020 Exempted
Neovim 0.4.4.20210116 24292 Monday, January 18, 2021 Approved
Neovim 0.4.4 20452 Wednesday, September 9, 2020 Approved
Neovim 0.4.3 26631 Monday, November 18, 2019 Approved
Neovim 0.4.2 5402 Monday, September 16, 2019 Approved
Neovim 0.3.8 5567 Friday, July 5, 2019 Approved
Neovim 0.3.7 2202 Friday, June 14, 2019 Approved
Neovim 0.3.6 1319 Wednesday, June 5, 2019 Approved
Neovim 0.3.5 3651 Tuesday, April 30, 2019 Approved
Neovim 0.3.4 5812 Friday, February 1, 2019 Approved
Neovim 0.3.3 1555 Friday, January 18, 2019 Approved
Neovim 0.3.2.88-beta 739 Friday, July 20, 2018 Approved
Neovim 0.3.2 1305 Saturday, January 5, 2019 Approved
Neovim 0.3.1 7630 Friday, July 20, 2018 Approved
Neovim 0.3.0 2390 Thursday, June 14, 2018 Approved
Neovim 0.3.0-beta 260 Thursday, June 14, 2018 Approved
Neovim 0.2.2.20180420 3493 Saturday, April 21, 2018 Approved
Neovim 0.2.2.20180416 828 Monday, April 16, 2018 Approved
Neovim 0.2.2.988-beta 362 Saturday, April 21, 2018 Approved
Neovim 0.2.2.900-beta 369 Monday, April 9, 2018 Approved
Neovim 0.2.2 7426 Thursday, November 30, 2017 Approved
Neovim 0.2.1.329-beta 1455 Saturday, June 10, 2017 Exempted
Neovim 0.2.1.258-beta 531 Monday, May 29, 2017 Exempted
Neovim 0.2.1.244-beta 422 Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Exempted
Neovim 0.2.1 2461 Saturday, November 11, 2017 Approved
Neovim 0.2.0.20170610 7945 Saturday, June 10, 2017 Approved
Neovim 0.2.0 1804 Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Approved
Neovim - experimental 0.0.0.928-nightly 610 Friday, June 10, 2016 Exempted
Neovim - experimental 0.0.0.926-nightly 465 Thursday, June 2, 2016 Exempted
Neovim - experimental 0.0.0.924-nightly 499 Tuesday, May 31, 2016 Exempted
Neovim - experimental 0.0.0.866-nightly 405 Thursday, May 26, 2016 Exempted
Neovim - experimental 0.0.0.856-nightly 423 Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Exempted
Neovim - nightly build 0.0.0.836-nightly 475 Saturday, May 14, 2016 Exempted

Release notes here.


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