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Downloads:

1,465

Downloads of v 0.140.216:

1,141

Last Update:

18 Jan 2015

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Charles Kerr
  • Christophe Lambin
  • Matt Eagleson

Tags:

gtk usenet newsreader nzb

Pan Newsreader

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0.140.216 | Updated: 18 Jan 2015

Downloads:

1,465

Downloads of v 0.140.216:

1,141

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Charles Kerr
  • Christophe Lambin
  • Matt Eagleson

Pan Newsreader 0.140.216

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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

>

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

>

To uninstall Pan Newsreader, 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 pan -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 pan -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install pan
  win_chocolatey:
    name: pan
    version: '0.140.216'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

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


chocolatey_package 'pan' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.140.216'
end

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


cChocoPackageInstaller pan
{
    Name     = "pan"
    Version  = "0.140.216"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

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


package { 'pan':
  ensure   => '0.140.216',
  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 by moderator purity on 31 Jan 2015.

Description

Pan is a Usenet newsreader that's good at both text and binaries. It supports offline reading, scoring and killfiles, yEnc, NZB, binary uploading, PGP handling, multiserver, and secure connections. It's also the only Unix newsreader to get a perfect score on the Good Net-Keeping Seal of Approval evaluations. It runs on Unix and Unix-like operating systems, Mac OS X, and Windows.

The 2006 redesign and rewrite of Pan has made Pan significantly faster, cut its memory footprint by 85% in large newsgroups, and added NZB and multiserver support. See its announcement for details.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$packageName = 'pan'
$installerType = 'msi'	
$silentArgs = '/quiet /qn /norestart'
$url = 'https://drive.google.com/uc?export=download&id=0Bxjl408XUVptblVGTnFjZHBac0k'
$validExitCodes = @(0)
Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url" -validExitCodes $validExitCodes
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
try {
	$packageName = 'pan'
	$app = Get-WmiObject -class win32_product | Where-Object {$_.Name -like "$packageName"}
	if ($app) {
		$msiArgs = $('/x' + $app.IdentifyingNumber + ' /quiet /qn /norestart')
		Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin $msiArgs 'msiexec'
		Write-ChocolateySuccess $packageName
	}
} catch {
	Write-ChocolateyFailure $packageName $($_.Exception.Message)
	throw
}


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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
Pan Newsreader 0.140.214 324 Sunday, January 22, 2017 Approved
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