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Software Author(s):

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0.14.1 | Updated: 23 Jun 2020



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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install sentinel log-viewer, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade sentinel log-viewer, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall sentinel log-viewer, 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 sentinel -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 sentinel -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 sentinel
    name: sentinel
    version: '0.14.1'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'sentinel' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.14.1'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller sentinel
    Name     = "sentinel"
    Version  = "0.14.1"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'sentinel':
  ensure   => '0.14.1',
  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.

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This package was approved by moderator mwallner on 11 Jul 2020.


Sentinel is a viewer for log-files - specifically designed to act as a network end-point for the likes of nLog and log4net, additionally it then works really well for capturing log entries from multiple sources.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName= 'sentinel'
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url        = ''

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  fileType      = 'exe'
  softwareName  = 'sentinel*'
  url           = $url
  silentArgs    = '--silent'

  checksum      = 'D58D8E3E52CF34B5882FBFD80FADCE375A1CA75CDBA878A63F71F33DE7D933B8'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs 
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$uninstall = $(Get-ItemProperty HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Sentinel).QuietUninstallString
Write-Verbose "Calling Squirrel uninstall: ""$uninstall"""
Invoke-Expression ".$uninstall"

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

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.

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