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Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator

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2.16.1 | Updated: 07 Aug 2017



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Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.16.1

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator, 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

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 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 pickles -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.16.1'" [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 pickles -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.16.1'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install pickles
    name: pickles
    version: '2.16.1'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'pickles' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.16.1'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller pickles
    Name     = "pickles"
    Version  = "2.16.1"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'pickles':
  ensure   => '2.16.1',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 07 Aug 2017.


Pickles is an open source living documentation generator that works on feature files written in the Gherkin language, popularized in tools like Cucumber and SpecFlow.

Pickles can be incorporated into your build process to produce living documentation in a format that is more accessible to your clients. Gherkin language files are written in plain text and stored in your source folder. This can make them inaccessible to clients who may not know how to work with source control or who are not interested in seeing all of the source code, just the features.

Pickles can produce output in different formats:

  • Static HTML: a set of HTML files with minimal JavaScript
  • Dynamic HTML: a JavaScript-rich single page app with integrated search
  • Word: Microsoft Word
  • Excel: Microsoft Excel
  • JSON: a custom JSON format

Optionally, Pickles can integrate test results, so that your stakeholders know which scenarios pass validation. Pickles supports these test formats:

  • NUnit
  • MSTest
  • XUnit
  • SpecRun
  • Cucumber JSON

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.21.0 1437 Tuesday, July 14, 2020 Approved
Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.20.1 4943 Thursday, October 18, 2018 Approved
Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.20.0 245 Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Approved
Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.19.0 481 Friday, July 20, 2018 Approved
Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.18.2 772 Saturday, April 28, 2018 Approved
Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.18.1 302 Friday, April 20, 2018 Approved
Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.18.0 491 Friday, February 2, 2018 Approved
Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.17.0 565 Thursday, November 30, 2017 Approved
Pickles - The Open Source Living Documentation Generator 2.16.2 725 Sunday, August 13, 2017 Approved

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