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Hexen II: Hammer of Thyrion

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Hexen II: Hammer of Thyrion, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Hexen II: Hammer of Thyrion, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Hexen II: Hammer of Thyrion, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


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1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

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2. Setup Your Environment

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    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade uhexen2 -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

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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 uhexen2 -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 uhexen2
    name: uhexen2
    version: '1.5.9'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'uhexen2' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.5.9'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller uhexen2
    Name     = "uhexen2"
    Version  = "1.5.9"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'uhexen2':
  ensure   => '1.5.9',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 08 May 2019.


Hammer of Thyrion (uHexen2) is a cross-platform port of Raven Software's Hexen II source. It is based on an older linux port, Anvil of Thyrion. HoT includes countless bug fixes, improved music, sound and video modes, opengl improvements, support for many operating systems and architectures, and documentation among many others.

$ErrorActionPreferenc = 'Stop';
$pp = Get-PackageParameters;
if (!$pp['destination']) { $pp['destination'] = 'C:\opt' }

$packageName= 'uhexen2'
$distVersion = '1.5.9'
$distName = "hexen2-$distVersion"
$workingDirectory = Join-Path $pp['destination'] $distName
$targetPath = Join-Path $workingDirectory 'glh2.exe'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  url           = "$distVersion/Windows/$" # download url, HTTPS preferred
  url64bit      = "$distVersion/Win64/$" # 64bit URL here (HTTPS preferred) or remove - if installer contains both (very rare), use $url
  unzipLocation = $pp['destination']

  checksum      = 'ae180c355416d10a17beded7e50c4d3e2e3c0f95646262ebf411e9d38e16e1a4'
  checksumType  = 'sha256' #default is md5, can also be sha1, sha256 or sha512
  checksum64    = '938d5e4bc394bd91aafa2e81cea78630bcefd0f00211d59238cf06cbc6c62c2a'
  checksumType64= 'sha256'

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
Install-ChocolateyShortcut -ShortcutFilePath 'C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Hexen II Hammer of Thyrion.lnk' `
 -TargetPath $targetPath `
 -WorkingDirectory $workingDirectory
## Unzips a file to the specified location - auto overwrites existing content
## -
#Get-ChocolateyUnzip @packageArgs
$bits = Get-ProcessorBits
Uninstall-ChocolateyZipPackage "uhexen2" "hexen2-1.5.9-win$"
Del "C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Hexen II Hammer of Thyrion.lnk"

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Hexen II: Hammer of Thyrion 1.5.8 312 Saturday, February 10, 2018 Approved

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