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Hexen II: Hammer of Thyrion

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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:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • 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. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade uhexen2 -y --source="'STEP 3 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 uhexen2 -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure uhexen2 installed
    name: uhexen2
    state: present
    version: 1.5.9
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'uhexen2' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.5.9'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: uhexen2,
    Version: 1.5.9,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller uhexen2
   Name     = 'uhexen2'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.5.9'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'uhexen2':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.5.9',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install uhexen2 version="1.5.9" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Hexen II: Hammer of Thyrion 1.5.8 295 Saturday, February 10, 2018 Approved

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