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Last Update:

08 Dec 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Game Boy Development community


rgbds nintendo gameboy game boy color development assembly


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0.5.2 | Updated: 08 Dec 2021



Downloads of v 0.5.2:



Software Author(s):

  • Game Boy Development community

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RGBDS 0.5.2

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

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


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


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


Deployment Method:

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1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

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2. Setup Your Environment

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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 rgbds -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 rgbds -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install rgbds
    name: rgbds
    version: '0.5.2'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'rgbds' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.5.2'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller rgbds
    Name     = "rgbds"
    Version  = "0.5.2"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'rgbds':
  ensure   => '0.5.2',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

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This package was approved by moderator Windos on 04 Jan 2022.



RGBDS (Rednex Game Boy Development System) is a free assembler/linker package for the Game Boy and Game Boy Color. It consists of:

  • rgbasm (assembler)
  • rgblink (linker)
  • rgbfix (checksum/header fixer)
  • rgbgfx (PNG‐to‐Game Boy graphics converter).

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$pkgDir = $env:ChocolateyInstall + "\lib\" + $env:ChocolateyPackageName
$installDir = $pkgDir + "\rgbds"
$url32 = ''
$checksum32 = '00233a80fe8269fa0be99504a5f2ef308b38f8094bd28dab7232e76ed306500d'
$url64 = ''
$checksum64 = '36907be26993876b1cacf320d6db18436eabe045ae731a09a183183a9f9591c8'

$packageArgs = @{
  PackageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  UnzipLocation  = $installDir
  Url            = $url32
  Checksum       = $checksum32
  Url64bit       = $url64
  Checksum64     = $checksum64
  ChecksumType   = 'sha256'
  ChecksumType64 = 'sha256'

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
RGBDS 0.5.1 57 Sunday, May 9, 2021 Approved
RGBDS 0.5.0 29 Wednesday, April 28, 2021 Approved
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