Downloads of v 7.4.2:


Last Update:

23 Sep 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Octopus Deploy


automation deployment

Octopus CLI

7.4.2 | Updated: 23 Sep 2020



Downloads of v 7.4.2:


Software Author(s):

  • Octopus Deploy

Octopus CLI 7.4.2

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Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


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


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


To uninstall Octopus CLI, 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 octopustools -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 octopustools -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 octopustools installed
    name: octopustools
    state: present
    version: 7.4.2
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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

chocolatey_package 'octopustools' do
  action    :install
  version  '7.4.2'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: octopustools,
    Version: 7.4.2,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller octopustools
   Name     = 'octopustools'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '7.4.2'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'octopustools':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '7.4.2',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install octopustools version="7.4.2" 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 was approved as a trusted package on 23 Sep 2020.


Octopus is a user-friendly DevOps tool for developers that supports release management, deployment automation, and operations runbooks.

This package contains the Octopus CLI (octo), a tool to create and deploy releases, create and push packages, and manage environments with Octopus.

param($installPath, $toolsPath, $package, $project)

$path = $env:PATH
if (!$path.Contains($toolsPath)) {
    $env:PATH += ";$toolsPath"


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Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use
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in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

This package is published by the Octopus Deploy team itself.

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Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Octopus CLI 7.4.1 12016 Thursday, July 2, 2020 Approved
Octopus CLI 7.4.0 1274 Thursday, June 25, 2020 Approved
Octopus CLI 7.3.7 5391 Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Approved
Octopus CLI 7.3.4 6493 Friday, April 17, 2020 Approved
Octopus CLI 7.3.3 145 Friday, April 17, 2020 Approved
Octopus CLI 7.3.2 4066 Friday, March 27, 2020 Approved
Octopus CLI 7.3.1 1152 Sunday, March 22, 2020 Approved
Octopus CLI 7.3.0 694 Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Approved
Octopus CLI 7.2.0 1546 Thursday, March 12, 2020 Approved

This package has no dependencies.

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