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Last Update:

07 Jan 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Fabio Rapposelli
  • Stefan Scherer


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packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf | Updated: 07 Jan 2016



Downloads of v



Software Author(s):

  • Fabio Rapposelli
  • Stefan Scherer


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To install packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • 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. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf -y --source="'STEP 3 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 packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf installed
    name: packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf
    state: present
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf' do
  action    :install
  version  ''
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf
   Name     = 'packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = ''
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf version="" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 07 Jan 2016.


This packer plugin leverages VMware OVF Tool to create a vagrant-vcloud and vagrant-vcenter compatible boxes.

This plugin is used to build the boxes available at you can find the packer templates at

$url = ''
$url64bit = ''
$unzipLocation = "${env:APPDATA}\packer.d\plugins"

$legacyLocation = "$env:SystemDrive\HashiCorp\packer"
$pluginExe = $legacyLocation + "\packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf.exe"

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage "packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf" "$url" "$unzipLocation" "$url64bit"

if (Test-Path $pluginExe) {
  Write-Host "Removing old plugin from $legacyLocation"
  Remove-Item $pluginExe
$unzipLocation = "${env:APPDATA}\packer.d\plugins"
$pluginExe = $unzipLocation + "\packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf.exe"

if (Test-Path $pluginExe) {
  Remove-Item $pluginExe

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf 0.2.1 533 Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Approved
packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf 0.2.0 400 Sunday, September 14, 2014 Unknown
packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf 0.1.2 426 Monday, June 16, 2014 Unknown
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