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Last Update:

20 Jul 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • GitTools and Contributors


Git, Versioning, GitVersion, GitFlowVersion, GitFlow, GitHubFlow, SemVer


This is a prerelease version of GitVersion.

4.0.0-beta0001 | Updated: 20 Jul 2016



Downloads of v 4.0.0-beta0001:



Software Author(s):

  • GitTools and Contributors

GitVersion 4.0.0-beta0001

This is a prerelease version of GitVersion.

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


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


To uninstall GitVersion, 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 gitversion.portable -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 gitversion.portable -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 gitversion.portable installed
    name: gitversion.portable
    state: present
    version: 4.0.0-beta0001
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'gitversion.portable' do
  action    :install
  version  '4.0.0-beta0001'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: gitversion.portable,
    Version: 4.0.0-beta0001,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller gitversion.portable
   Name     = 'gitversion.portable'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '4.0.0-beta0001'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'gitversion.portable':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '4.0.0-beta0001',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install gitversion.portable version="4.0.0-beta0001" 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 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.

There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 20 Jul 2016.


Derives SemVer information from a repository following GitFlow or GitHubFlow.

Generate-BinFile "gfv" "$packageFolder\Tools\GitVersion.exe"
Remove-BinFile "gfv" "$packageFolder\Tools\GitVersion.exe"
Remove-BinFile "GitVersion" "$packageFolder\Tools\GitVersion.exe"
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md5: 27C274CD5CC66C7A7492B6CF01CA85FA | sha1: 1E27181FCA44E994AB1C9C3B1E8664EB66B63ADF | sha256: 6A0B775880E8DD2FD9B5BAB1300DB321ED22A2F1CCECA0DB62FBE1845C626665 | sha512: 60320C80B9239D51E6BB4EEB5E0521D2A9744158272DA53FC048B658765591C12EC791C6E49FED755110515F1BF804F36086A509617939DFD132CD2868F05088

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
GitVersion 5.3.6 2167 Monday, June 15, 2020 Approved
GitVersion 5.3.5 2118 Saturday, May 30, 2020 Approved
GitVersion 5.3.4 1458 Thursday, May 21, 2020 Approved
GitVersion 5.3.3 1700 Tuesday, May 12, 2020 Approved
GitVersion 5.3.2 1271 Tuesday, May 5, 2020 Approved
GitVersion 5.3.1 82 Tuesday, May 5, 2020 Approved
GitVersion 5.3.0 424 Monday, May 4, 2020 Approved
GitVersion 5.2.4 18503 Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Approved
GitVersion 5.2.3 916 Friday, March 13, 2020 Approved

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