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Vim Tux (Install)

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7.4.1856 | Updated: 30 May 2016



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Vim Tux (Install) 7.4.1856

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choco upgrade vim-tux.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'7.4.1856'" [other options]

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choco upgrade vim-tux.install -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'7.4.1856'" 

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install vim-tux.install
    name: vim-tux.install
    version: '7.4.1856'
    state: present

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chocolatey_package 'vim-tux.install' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '7.4.1856'

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cChocoPackageInstaller vim-tux.install
    Name     = "vim-tux.install"
    Version  = "7.4.1856"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'vim-tux.install':
  ensure   => '7.4.1856',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

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This package was approved by moderator dtgm on 01 Jun 2016.


Used libraries: Perl 5.22.1, Python 2.7.11, Python 3.5.1, Racket, Ruby 2.2.3, Lua 5.3.2, Tcl 8.6.4, libXpm.
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$packageName = 'vim-tux.install'
$destDir = Join-Path $ENV:ProgramFiles "Vim\vim74"
$url = ""
$url64 = ""

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $url $destDir $url64
Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "-create-batfiles vim gvim evim view gview vimdiff gvimdiff -install-popup -install-openwith -add-start-menu" "$destDir\install.exe" -validExitCodes '0'
Write-Output "Build provided by - consider donating to help support their server costs."
$packageName = 'vim-tux.install'
$destDir = Join-Path $ENV:ProgramFiles "Vim"

Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "-nsis" "$destDir\vim74\uninstal.exe" -validExitCodes '0'
Remove-Item $destDir -Force -Recurse

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