Downloads:

394,482

Downloads of v 2.24.101:

7,801

Last Update:

12/25/2017

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Iain Patterson

Tags:

service foss admin cli

NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager

This is not the latest version of NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager available.

2.24.101 | Updated: 12/25/2017

Downloads:

394,482

Downloads of v 2.24.101:

7,801

Software Author(s):

  • Iain Patterson

NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager 2.24.101

This is not the latest version of NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager available.

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Details

To install NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager, 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 https://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. Enter your internal repository url

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

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade nssm -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 nssm -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

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

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure nssm installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: nssm
    state: present
    version: 2.24.101
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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


chocolatey_package 'nssm' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.24.101'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: nssm,
    Version: 2.24.101,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller nssm
{
   Name     = 'nssm'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.24.101'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'nssm':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.24.101',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install nssm version="2.24.101" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 12/25/2017.

Description

nssm is a service helper which doesn't suck. srvany and other service helper programs suck because they don't handle failure of the application running as a service. If you use such a program you may see a service listed as started when in fact the application has died. nssm monitors the running service and will restart it if it dies. With nssm you know that if a service says it's running, it really is. Alternatively, if your application is well-behaved you can configure nssm to absolve all responsibility for restarting it and let Windows take care of recovery actions.

nssm logs its progress to the system Event Log so you can get some idea of why an application isn't behaving as it should.

Features

  • GUI and CLI interface
  • Configurable action when application exits: restart, ignore, exit, suicide
  • Manage native services
  • Rotate output files from the monitored application
  • Set the monitored application's priority class and CPU affinity
  • UAC aware
  • Unicode support
  • Works under Windows 2000 or later. Specifically, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 are supported, x32 and x64 bit versions.

legal\License.txt
Licence
-------
NSSM is public domain.  You may unconditionally use it and/or its source code 
for any purpose you wish.
legal\VERIFICATION.txt
VERIFICATION

Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

Package is downloaded from https://www.nssm.cc/download and can be verified like this:

1. Go to

   x32: https://www.nssm.cc/ci/nssm-2.24-101-g897c7ad.zip

   to download the installer.

2. You can use one of the following methods to obtain the SHA256 checksum:
   - Use powershell function 'Get-FileHash'
   - Use Chocolatey utility 'checksum.exe'

   checksum32: 99F5045FFFBFFB745D67FE3A065A953C4A3D9C253B868892D9B685B0EE7D07B8

File 'License.txt' is obtained from:
    https://git.nssm.cc/?p=nssm.git;a=blob;f=README.txt;h=12db7e88a4cd83edb7023b2b92e7d3d5eabf1175;hb=HEAD#l882
tools\chocolateyBeforeModify.ps1

# If some nssm service is up and running, kill it so that exe can be updated
ps nssm.exe -ea 0 | kill -Force
tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsDir = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
if ((Get-ProcessorBits 64) -and $env:chocolateyForceX86 -ne 'true') {
         Write-Host "Installing 64 bit version"; $rm = 'win32'
} else { Write-Host "Installing 32 bit version"; $rm = 'win64'} 

$packageArgs = @{
    PackageName  = 'nssm'
    FileFullPath = gi $toolsDir\*.zip
    Destination  = $toolsDir
}
ls $toolsDir\* | ? { $_.PSISContainer } | rm -Recurse -Force #remove older package dirs
Get-ChocolateyUnzip @packageArgs
rm -Recurse -Force $toolsDir\*.zip, $toolsDir\nssm-*\$rm -ea 0
tools\nssm-2.24-101-g897c7ad.zip
md5: 63175D3830B8A5CFD254353C4F561E5C | sha1: CA2F6782A05AF85FACF9B620E047B01271EDD11D | sha256: 99F5045FFFBFFB745D67FE3A065A953C4A3D9C253B868892D9B685B0EE7D07B8 | sha512: F25FCC7B37D64AA3BB44336182A343250BF7FE7DF1D22795BC742AE1CCE574D9BBBB22AFE2BA4352DF40676E54F8442AE2DC1516C58A7B42C6E5C464804CD342

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.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status
NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager 2.24.101 7801 Monday, December 25, 2017 Approved
NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager 2.24.101-g897c7ad 1883 Monday, June 19, 2017 Approved
NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager 2.24.0.20170619 59638 Monday, June 19, 2017 Approved
NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager 2.24.0.20161223 40983 Friday, December 23, 2016 Approved
NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager 2.24.0.20161221 974 Thursday, December 22, 2016 Approved
NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager 2.24.0 65476 Sunday, September 14, 2014 Approved
NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager 2.21.1.0 5051 Thursday, December 12, 2013 Unknown
NSSM - the Non-Sucking Service Manager 2.16.0 2314 Monday, September 23, 2013 Unknown

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