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2019.12.14 | Updated: 15 Dec 2019



Downloads of v 2019.12.14:



Software Author(s):

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universal-ctags 2019.12.14

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To install universal-ctags, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade universal-ctags, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall universal-ctags, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


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

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade universal-ctags -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2019.12.14'" [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 universal-ctags -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2019.12.14'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install universal-ctags
    name: universal-ctags
    version: '2019.12.14'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'universal-ctags' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2019.12.14'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller universal-ctags
    Name     = "universal-ctags"
    Version  = "2019.12.14"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'universal-ctags':
  ensure   => '2019.12.14',
  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 as a trusted package on 15 Dec 2019.


universal-ctags has the objective of continuing the development from what existed in the Sourceforge area. Github exuberant-ctags repository was started by Reza Jelveh and was later moved to the universal-ctags organization.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsPath   = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
$download_dir = "$Env:TEMP\chocolatey\$packageName\$Env:ChocolateyPackageVersion"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'universal-ctags'
  url            = ''
  url64Bit       = ''
  checksum       = '681BF4513DA0785645F13FB2696EF7D037B837B8C4C1916512BD5F713A5266DF'
  checksum64     = 'E159FDD28A4234030C89412BA098E8394D0A22F5234EFF6E9B44DFF6C6E64BB0'
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  unzipLocation  = $toolsPath
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

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