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Downloads:

23,924

Downloads of v 28.9:

378

Last Update:

12 May 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • George Woltman

Tags:

prime gimps

Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search

This is not the latest version of Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search available.

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28.9 | Updated: 12 May 2016

Downloads:

23,924

Downloads of v 28.9:

378

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • George Woltman

Tags:

prime gimps

Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search 28.9

This is not the latest version of Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search available.

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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 Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search, 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 prime95 -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'28.9'" [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 prime95 -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'28.9'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install prime95
  win_chocolatey:
    name: prime95
    version: '28.9'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

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


chocolatey_package 'prime95' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '28.9'
end

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


cChocoPackageInstaller prime95
{
    Name     = "prime95"
    Version  = "28.9"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

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


package { 'prime95':
  ensure   => '28.9',
  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.

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Package Approved

This package was approved by moderator dtgm on 12 May 2016.

Description

This program is used to find Mersenne Prime numbers. See http://www.utm.edu/research/primes/mersenne.shtml for a good description of Mersenne primes. Mersenne numbers can be proved composite (not prime) by either finding a factor or by running a Lucas-Lehmer primality test.


tools\bins.ps1
<#
  .SYNOPSIS

  Create a .ignore file for a package binary.

  .DESCRIPTION

  Chocolatey automatically creates a "shim" in a special folder, on your
  machine's PATH, for any executables found in the package's installation
  directory. This is helpful when installing ZIP packages or any kind of
  command line tools.

  Chocolatey can be instructed to ignore a particular binary by creating a file
  at the same path with the same name as the binary to ignore, except ending
  with the file extension ".ignore".

  This function creates that file, given the binary's path.

  .PARAMETER Path

  The path of the binary to ignore.

  This parameter also accepts multiple paths or pipeline input.

  .EXAMPLE

  Install-IgnoreBin -Path "foo.exe"

  .EXAMPLE

  Install-IgnoreBin -Path $foo, $bar

  .EXAMPLE

  Get-ChildItem "$content\foo\*.exe" | Install-IgnoreBin

  .LINK

  https://github.com/AnthonyMastrean/chocolateypackages/blob/master/helpers/bins.ps1
#>
function Install-IgnoreBin {
  [CmdletBinding()]
  param(
    [Parameter(Mandatory = $true, ValueFromPipeline = $true)]
    [ValidateNotNullOrEmpty()]
    [ValidateScript({ Test-Path $_ })]
    [string[]] $Path
  )

  PROCESS {
    foreach($item in $Path) {
      New-Item "$(Resolve-Path $item).ignore" -Type "File" -Force | Out-Null
    }
  }
}

<#
  .SYNOPSIS

  Create a .gui file for a package binary.

  .DESCRIPTION

  Chocolatey automatically creates a "shim" in a special folder, on your
  machine's PATH, for any executables found in the package's installation
  directory. This is helpful when installing ZIP packages or any kind of
  command line tools.

  Chocolatey can be instructed to treat a particular binary as a GUI application,
  meaning it will START the binary in a separate process and not block the
  console, by creating a file at the same path with the same name as the binary,
  except ending with the file extension ".gui".

  This function creates that file, given the binary's path.

  .PARAMETER Path

  The path of the binary to treat as a GUI application.

  This parameter also accepts multiple paths or pipeline input.

  .EXAMPLE

  Install-GuiBin -Path "foo.exe"

  .EXAMPLE

  Install-GuiBin -Path $foo, $bar

  .EXAMPLE

  Get-ChildItem "$content\foo\*.exe" | Install-GuiBin

  .LINK

  https://github.com/AnthonyMastrean/chocolateypackages/blob/master/helpers/bins.ps1
#>
function Install-GuiBin {
  [CmdletBinding()]
  param(
    [Parameter(Mandatory = $true, ValueFromPipeline = $true)]
    [ValidateNotNullOrEmpty()]
    [ValidateScript({ Test-Path $_ })]
    [string[]] $Path
  )

  PROCESS {
    foreach($item in $Path) {
      New-Item "$(Resolve-Path $item).gui" -Type "File" -Force | Out-Null
    }
  }
}
tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$tools = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
$content = Join-Path (Split-Path $tools) 'content'
$prime = Join-Path $content 'prime95.exe'

. $tools\bins.ps1
. $tools\shortcut.ps1

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage `
    -PacakgeName 'prime95' `
    -Url 'http://www.mersenne.org/ftp_root/gimps/p95v289.win32.zip' `
    -Url64 'http://www.mersenne.org/ftp_root/gimps/p95v289.win64.zip' `
    -Checksum 'F8C58AB55A2578B243711D3CB1640F62C501AC515E9DC076009AF7E6525D66A4' `
    -Checksum64 '6DEAA2C6C07FBF0E4259A66ABF56A5E7A69A7623D5AA0803D567D7A75CD513E8' `
    -ChecksumType 'SHA256' `
    -ChecksumType64 'SHA256' `
    -UnzipLocation $content

Install-Shortcut `
    -Link 'Prime95' `
    -Target $prime `
    -SpecialFolder 'CommonPrograms'

Install-GuiBin `
    -Path $prime
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$tools = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition

. $tools\shortcut.ps1

Uninstall-Shortcut `
    -Link 'Prime95'
    -SpecialFolder 'CommonPrograms'
tools\shortcut.ps1
<#
  .SYNOPSIS

  Install-Shortcut creates a new shortcut to a file or program.

  .DESCRIPTION

  Install-Shortcut wraps the COM Object, Wscript.Shell, and its arguments to create
  a shortcut to a file or program. It requires some very specific input, please
  review the notes on each parameter.

  .PARAMETER Link

  The shortcut to create.

  The underlying COM Object requires an absolute path. This function will
  attempt to properly expand that path, especially if you provide a
  SpecialFolder as a root directory.

  The underlying COM Object also requires that the link's path/name end in
  either .lnk or .url. This function will attempt to add that file extension if
  it is not provided.

  The underlying COM Object will fail silently in many cases, especially due to
  improperly formatted link paths. This function will test the existence of the
  expected link using this parameter and fail if it is not found.

  .PARAMETER Target

  The target of the shortcut.

  This path must exist. This function will attempt to expand the path to its
  absolute value.

  .PARAMETER SpecialFolder

  The Windows special folder to contain this shortcut.

  If you want to create a shortcut at one of the system managed paths, such as
  the Desktop or the Start Menu, you should use the special tokens provided.
  The most commonly used are

    * CommonDesktop
    * CommonStartup
    * CommonPrograms

  If you provide a special folder, the Link parameter may contain a simple
  "name" and not a file path.

  The full list of special folders can be found here:

  https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.environment.specialfolder(v=vs.110).aspx

  .PARAMETER Icon

  The icon of the shortcut.

  This can take several forms and, due to this, is not validated carefully. You
  can provide an absolute file path (this is your responsibility), like

    "C:\Windows\notepad.exe"

  Or, you can provide an absolute file path and an index into the resources of
  that program, like

    "C:\Windows\notepad.exe, 1"

  .PARAMETER Description

  The tooltip to display on the shortcut.

  .PARAMETER Launch

  Whether to launch this link immediately after creating it. Useful for links
  created in the CommonStartup special folder.

  .EXAMPLE

  Install-Shortcut -Link "foo" -Target "foo.exe" -SpecialFolder "CommonPrograms" -Description "Foo Bar"

  .EXAMPLE

  Uninstall-Shortcut -Link "foo" -SpecialFolder "CommonDesktop"

  .LINK

  https://github.com/AnthonyMastrean/chocolateypackages/blob/master/helpers/shortcut.ps1
#>
function Install-Shortcut {
  [CmdletBinding()]
  param(
    [Parameter(Mandatory = $true)]
    [ValidateNotNullOrEmpty()]
    [string] $Link,

    [Parameter(Mandatory = $true)]
    [ValidateNotNullOrEmpty()]
    [ValidateScript({ Test-Path $_ })]
    [string] $Target,

    [string] $SpecialFolder,
    [string] $Icon,
    [string] $Description,
    [switch] $Launch
  )

  $Link = Resolve-ShortcutLink -Link $Link -SpecialFolder $SpecialFolder

  $shell = New-Object -ComObject 'Wscript.Shell'

  $shortcut = $shell.CreateShortcut($Link)
  $shortcut.TargetPath = (Resolve-Path $Target).Path
  $shortcut.WorkingDirectory = (Split-Path (Resolve-Path $Target).Path)

  if($Icon) {
    $shortcut.IconLocation = $Icon
  }

  if($Description) {
    $shortcut.Description = $Description
  }

  $shortcut.Save()

  if(-not(Test-Path $Link)) {
    throw "Failed to create shortcut: $Link"
  }

  if($Launch) {
    & $Link
  }
}

function Uninstall-Shortcut {
  [CmdletBinding()]
  param(
    [Parameter(Mandatory = $true)]
    [ValidateNotNullOrEmpty()]
    [string] $Link,

    [string] $SpecialFolder
  )

  $Link = Resolve-ShortcutLink -Link $Link -SpecialFolder $SpecialFolder

  Remove-Item $Link -Force | Out-Null
}

function Resolve-ShortcutLink {
  param(
    [Parameter(Mandatory = $true)]
    [ValidateNotNullOrEmpty()]
    [string] $Link,

    [string] $SpecialFolder
  )

  if(-not($Link.ToLower().EndsWith('.lnk') -or $Link.ToLower().EndsWith('.url'))) {
    $Link = "$Link.lnk"
  }

  if($SpecialFolder) {
    $Link = Join-Path ([System.Environment]::GetFolderPath($SpecialFolder)) $Link
  }

  $ExecutionContext.SessionState.Path.GetUnresolvedProviderPathFromPSPath($Link)
}

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) 30.8.17 6263 Wednesday, September 28, 2022 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) 30.8.15 1309 Saturday, July 2, 2022 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) 30.7.9 2214 Tuesday, November 30, 2021 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) 30.3.6 2862 Monday, January 25, 2021 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) 29.8.6 127 Monday, January 25, 2021 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) 29.4 5169 Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search (GIMPS) 28.10 1191 Sunday, June 18, 2017 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search 28.9.0.20160823 906 Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search 28.9 378 Thursday, May 12, 2016 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search 28.5 658 Tuesday, June 23, 2015 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search 27.7.0.1 935 Sunday, January 26, 2014 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search 27.7 592 Friday, November 30, 2012 Approved
Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search 26.6.3 559 Wednesday, October 26, 2011 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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