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Last Update:

08 Mar 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Red Hat
  • Lev Veyde
  • Grant Williamson


virtualization vm service

SPICE guest agent

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0.10.0 | Updated: 08 Mar 2020



Downloads of v 0.10.0:



Software Author(s):

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  • Lev Veyde
  • Grant Williamson

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SPICE guest agent 0.10.0

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install SPICE guest agent, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade SPICE guest agent, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall SPICE guest agent, 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

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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 spice-agent -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 spice-agent -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 spice-agent
    name: spice-agent
    version: '0.10.0'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'spice-agent' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.10.0'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller spice-agent
    Name     = "spice-agent"
    Version  = "0.10.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'spice-agent':
  ensure   => '0.10.0',
  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 by moderator flcdrg on 09 Mar 2020.


The SPICE project aims to provide a complete open source solution for remote access to virtual machines in a seamless way so you can play videos, record audio, share usb devices and share folders without complications.

$servicePath = Join-Path (Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition) vdservice.exe
Invoke-Expression "$servicePath install"
$servicePath = Join-Path (Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition) vdservice.exe
Invoke-Expression "$servicePath uninstall"


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