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This is a prerelease version of GitVersion.



Package test results are passing.

This package is likely a meta/virtual (*) or an installer (*.install) or portable (*.portable) application package.
  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.
Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 5/17/2017.

Derives SemVer information from a repository following GitFlow or GitHubFlow.

To install GitVersion, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install gitversion.portable --pre

To upgrade GitVersion, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade gitversion.portable --pre


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    Generate-BinFile "gfv" "$packageFolder\Tools\GitVersion.exe"
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    Remove-BinFile "gfv" "$packageFolder\Tools\GitVersion.exe"
    Remove-BinFile "GitVersion" "$packageFolder\Tools\GitVersion.exe"
  • tools\GitVersion.exe Show
    md5: C868C64F31C3C72BE3F4162E53D988C9 | sha1: 057B1460CCC3ECFAE3ADCDF7017F7781C28F3A00 | sha256: 045866FEBE72A2692FD244E98AE493BA298FFCBE3EEAFE959F3A682F969B08E7 | sha512: 5177655B9CDC30E42B3018C5EEE7ABA339DE4F2BAB3043311C0386F7D6A9798DF2CCD582D396183A885BF2161A7F302D6CF982126E5117B4355DC7F5DA447DF3
  • tools\GitVersion.pdb
  • tools\lib\linux\x86_64\ Show
    md5: F955F31CF20C40852A2E9352456A1F2B | sha1: 2A20CB90FE559FF1AAC39A3F65172722711D7173 | sha256: 19BFAEF6FFF142B7A9C63842B96A3F59B9ABD5859E3C3CD06DECC89389BF79D0 | sha512: 6A18C9BFEBDAEA634D2F06B3EA69776CBF1F83563CCD35C40B385F84B5DEBE586D3D1CA1F339B063157714B7A999AFC99352066C20485AEC451D0A682F5D365D
  • tools\lib\osx\libgit2-baa87df.dylib
  • tools\lib\win32\x64\git2-baa87df.dll Show
    md5: 9F58DC9C2B9FA2DB1DF41272408C9A9B | sha1: 150F940C9E60943E7FAEDAD1EC6560120C0149C5 | sha256: EF646FE5398B5B8CB832A4B4A75E8EE5073AB0C53B989D18ADEE2C91AAB7B559 | sha512: 7400FDA49DA65AA011ABC9FE11747DE28B123E1A23466E9502B9E143CBEDF58E41A80217C113DC313DC32067C33C32EB66DEF2D7C47404ABF3E9F4DE92052F57
  • tools\lib\win32\x64\git2-baa87df.pdb
  • tools\lib\win32\x86\git2-baa87df.dll Show
    md5: D92777950D4F173F5911B4F320E8DE32 | sha1: 332C11E55B027E679A046B26BB1A281A228AC945 | sha256: D6EAE80D01A6F658ECB3352AD98F532EBF14C58DF900996180C62AD82BADF1DF | sha512: C64FBBF04C7BAF5760DD1B4C74C4B287EDE47DC4E4C5B0138DDB8E33D086CE2966BDF140736087BB24ED5B9AE1EEE5B5AE79621518B8385EB584B92D9022DE5D
  • tools\lib\win32\x86\git2-baa87df.pdb

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

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Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0012 65546 Wednesday, May 17, 2017 approved
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0011 7368 Sunday, February 26, 2017 approved
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0010 147 Saturday, February 25, 2017 approved
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0009 12199 Monday, November 28, 2016 approved
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0008 214 Sunday, November 27, 2016 approved
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0007 2021 Sunday, September 4, 2016 exempted
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0006 297 Monday, August 29, 2016 exempted
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0005 543 Monday, August 15, 2016 approved
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0004 1648 Friday, August 12, 2016 approved
GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0003 181 Thursday, August 11, 2016 approved
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