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Downloads:

15,015,597

Downloads of v 2.2.4:

145,226

Last Update:

05 Jun 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • VideoLAN Organization

Tags:

vlc multimedia media player admin

VLC media player

This is not the latest version of VLC media player available.

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2.2.4 | Updated: 05 Jun 2016

Downloads:

15,015,597

Downloads of v 2.2.4:

145,226

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • VideoLAN Organization

VLC media player 2.2.4

This is not the latest version of VLC media player available.

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

All Checks are Passing

3 Passing Tests


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details
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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install VLC media player, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade VLC media player, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall VLC media player, 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

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


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 https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. 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 vlc -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.2.4'" [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 vlc -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2.2.4'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install vlc
  win_chocolatey:
    name: vlc
    version: '2.2.4'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'vlc' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.2.4'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller vlc
{
    Name     = "vlc"
    Version  = "2.2.4"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'vlc':
  ensure   => '2.2.4',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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Package Approved

This package was approved as a trusted package on 07 Nov 2016.

Description

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVD, Audio CD, VCD, and various streaming protocols.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$packageName = 'vlc'
$fileType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'
$url = 'https://get.videolan.org/vlc/2.2.4/win32/vlc-2.2.4-win32.exe'
$url64 = 'https://get.videolan.org/vlc/2.2.4/win64/vlc-2.2.4-win64.exe'

Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$fileType" "$silentArgs" "$url" "$url64"

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
VLC media player 3.0.19 455981 Thursday, October 12, 2023 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.18 1826411 Tuesday, November 29, 2022 Approved
VLC media player (Install) 3.0.17.4 1156838 Wednesday, April 20, 2022 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.16 1474358 Wednesday, June 23, 2021 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.15 240440 Thursday, June 10, 2021 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.14 367194 Tuesday, May 11, 2021 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.13 15763 Monday, May 10, 2021 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.12 746129 Monday, January 18, 2021 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.11 1111807 Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.10 337780 Wednesday, April 29, 2020 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.8 1621839 Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.7.1 364950 Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.7 59540 Friday, June 7, 2019 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.6 506898 Thursday, January 10, 2019 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.5 84058 Sunday, December 30, 2018 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.4 409437 Friday, August 31, 2018 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.3 296766 Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.2 142767 Monday, April 23, 2018 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.1 205817 Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Approved
VLC media player 3.0.0 132904 Saturday, February 10, 2018 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.8 530640 Tuesday, December 5, 2017 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.6 745062 Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.5.1 47294 Friday, May 12, 2017 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.4.20161210 355379 Saturday, December 10, 2016 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.4.20161207 27286 Wednesday, December 7, 2016 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.4.20161202 36096 Friday, December 2, 2016 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.4.20161128 40310 Monday, November 28, 2016 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.4 145226 Sunday, June 5, 2016 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.3 927 Sunday, May 8, 2016 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.2 47808 Saturday, February 6, 2016 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.1.20150630 92509 Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.1 35806 Friday, April 17, 2015 Approved
VLC media player 2.2.0 16655 Tuesday, March 3, 2015 Approved
VLC media player 2.1.5.20140811 37953 Monday, August 11, 2014 Approved
VLC 2.1.5.20140728 3968 Monday, July 28, 2014 Approved
VLC 2.1.5 1294 Sunday, July 27, 2014 Approved
VLC 2.1.3 15628 Sunday, February 9, 2014 Approved
VLC 2.1.2 5129 Wednesday, December 11, 2013 Approved
VLC 2.1.1 2269 Sunday, November 17, 2013 Approved
VLC 2.1.0 3008 Thursday, September 26, 2013 Approved
VLC 2.0.8 2793 Sunday, August 4, 2013 Approved
VLC 2.0.7 2976 Wednesday, June 12, 2013 Approved
VLC 2.0.6.20130527 1549 Monday, May 27, 2013 Approved
VLC 2.0.6 852 Monday, May 27, 2013 Approved
VLC 2.0.2.20120713 5018 Thursday, July 12, 2012 Approved
VLC 2.0.2.20120712 842 Thursday, July 12, 2012 Approved
VLC 2.0.2 925 Monday, July 2, 2012 Approved
VLC 2.0.1 207978 Wednesday, April 11, 2012 Approved
VLC 1.1.11 1015 Friday, December 23, 2011 Approved
VLC 1.1.10 919 Tuesday, August 23, 2011 Approved
VLC 1.1.9.1 903 Tuesday, August 23, 2011 Approved
VLC 1.1.9 913 Tuesday, August 23, 2011 Approved
VLC 1.1.8 929 Tuesday, August 23, 2011 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

Discussion for the VLC media player Package

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