Downloads:

3,880,283

Downloads of v 12.2.2.172:

6,759

Last Update:

25 Nov 2015

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Adobe

Tags:

shockwave adobe-director

Adobe Shockwave Player

This is not the latest version of Adobe Shockwave Player available.

12.2.2.172 | Updated: 25 Nov 2015

Downloads:

3,880,283

Downloads of v 12.2.2.172:

6,759

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Adobe

Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.2.172

This is not the latest version of Adobe Shockwave Player available.

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Details

To install Adobe Shockwave Player, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Adobe Shockwave Player, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Adobe Shockwave Player, 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 adobeshockwaveplayer -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 adobeshockwaveplayer -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 adobeshockwaveplayer installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: adobeshockwaveplayer
    state: present
    version: 12.2.2.172
    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 'adobeshockwaveplayer' do
  action    :install
  version  '12.2.2.172'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: adobeshockwaveplayer,
    Version: 12.2.2.172,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller adobeshockwaveplayer
{
   Name     = 'adobeshockwaveplayer'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '12.2.2.172'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'adobeshockwaveplayer':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '12.2.2.172',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install adobeshockwaveplayer version="12.2.2.172" 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 25 Nov 2015.

Description

Adobe Shockwave (formerly Macromedia Shockwave) is a multimedia platform used to add animation and interactivity to web pages. It allows Adobe Director applications to be published on the Internet and viewed in a web browser on any computer which has the Shockwave plug-in installed. It was first developed by Macromedia, and released in 1995 and was later acquired by Adobe Systems in 2005.

Unlike the Adobe Flash Player, the Adobe Shockwave Player is not commonly bundled with web browsers; if needed it must be downloaded.

Shockwave movies are authored in the Adobe Director environment. While there is support for including Flash movies inside Shockwave files, authors often choose the Shockwave Director combination over Flash because it offers more features and more powerful tools. Features not replicated by Flash include a much faster rendering engine, and support for various network protocols, including Internet Relay Chat. Also, Shockwave's functionality can be extended with "Xtras".


tools\chocolateyInstall.ahk
#NoEnv
SetTitleMatchMode, 1  ;begins
DetectHiddenText, off
DetectHiddenWindows, off

WinWait, Installing Adobe Shockwave Player ahk_class #32770, , 120
WinActivate
ControlClick, Button1, ahk_class #32770, ,
ControlClick, Button3, ahk_class #32770, Next >,

ExitApp
tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$packageName = 'adobeshockwaveplayer'
$installerType = 'exe'
$checksum = 'e1915de2ff18022d5b15fa05c570c8852389dee4'
$checksumType = 'sha1'
$silentArgs = '/S /NCRC'
$validExitCodes = @(0)
$pwdPath = "$(Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$ahkFile = Join-Path "$pwdPath" 'chocolateyInstall.ahk'

Import-Module (Join-Path "$pwdPath" 'Get-FilenameFromRegex.psm1')
$url1 = Get-FilenameFromRegex 'http://www.filehippo.com/download_shockwave/' '(?smi)download_shockwave/(\d+)?/?"[^>]+>.?Shockwave Player 12.2.2.172' 'http://www.filehippo.com/download_shockwave/$1/'
if (! $url1) {
  $lastPage = Get-FilenameFromRegex 'http://www.filehippo.com/download_shockwave/history/' '(?smi)class="pager-page-link">.*class="pager-page-link">(\d+)' '$1'
  Write-Host "Found archived pages: $lastPage"
  $page = 1
  Write-Host "Please wait. Looking for previous version URL in archived pages..."
  while (! $url1 -and $page -le $lastPage) {
    $url1 = Get-FilenameFromRegex "http://www.filehippo.com/download_shockwave/history/$page/" '(?smi)download_shockwave/(\d+)?/?"[^>]+>.?Shockwave Player 12.2.2.172' 'http://www.filehippo.com/download_shockwave/$1/'
    $page++
  }
  if (! $url1) {
    Write-Error "Could not get download URL 1.`n* Please notify maintainer at https://chocolatey.org/packages/adobeshockwaveplayer/ContactOwners`n "
    throw
  }
}
Write-Host "Found URL which contains the download URL 1: $url1"
$url2 = Get-FilenameFromRegex "$url1" 'download_shockwave/download/([\w\d]+)/' 'http://www.filehippo.com/en/download_shockwave/download/$1/'
Write-Host "Found URL which contains the download URL 2: $url2"
$url3 = Get-FilenameFromRegex "$url2" '/download/file/([\w\d]+)/' 'http://www.filehippo.com/download/file/$1/'
Write-Host "Found download URL: $url3"

Start-Process 'AutoHotKey' $ahkFile
Install-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                          -FileType "$installerType" `
                          -SilentArgs "$silentArgs" `
                          -Url "$url3" `
                          -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes `
                          -Checksum "$checksum" `
                          -ChecksumType "$checksumType"
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
$packageName = 'adobeshockwaveplayer'
$packageSearch = "Adobe Shockwave Player"
$installerType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/S'
$validExitCodes = @(0)
try {
  Get-ItemProperty -Path @( 'HKLM:\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                            'HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                            'HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*' ) `
                   -ErrorAction:SilentlyContinue `
  | Where-Object   { $_.DisplayName -like "$packageSearch*" } `
  | ForEach-Object { Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                                                 -FileType "$installerType" `
                                                 -SilentArgs "$($silentArgs)" `
                                                 -File "$($_.UninstallString)" `
                                                 -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes }
} catch {
  throw $_.Exception
}
tools\Get-FilenameFromRegex.psm1
# Usage: Get-FilenameFromRegex download_page find replace
# Examples:
# Get-FilenameFromRegex "http://www.joejoesoft.com/vcms/hot/userupload/8/files/rmv303.zip" '/cms/file.php\?f=userupload/8/files/rmv303.zip&c=([\w\d]+)' 'http://www.joejoesoft.com/sim/$1/userupload/8/files/rmv303.zip'
# Remember to escape regex characters, like the question mark in the querystring
 
function Get-FilenameFromRegex {
    param(
        [string]$source_url,
        [string]$find,
        [string]$replace
    )

        ## Example # $source_url = "http://www.joejoesoft.com/vcms/hot/userupload/8/files/rmv303.zip"
        ## Example # $find = '/cms/file.php\?f=userupload/8/files/rmv303.zip&c=([\w\d]+)'
        ## Example # $replace = 'http://www.joejoesoft.com/sim/$1/userupload/8/files/rmv303.zip'

        # Download and open download page
        $tempfile = "$env:TEMP\chocolatey_temp_download.html"
        $wc = new-object system.net.webclient
        $wc.UseDefaultCredentials = $true
        $wc.downloadfile($source_url, $tempfile)
        $source = Get-Content $tempfile

        $nothing = ''+$source -cmatch $find # Get the matches, prevent output
        if ($matches.Count -eq 0) {
          Remove-Item $tempfile
          return
        }
        # Replace Match-references with previous matches: $1 $2 -> $matches[1] $matches[2]
        #$download_url = $replace -creplace "\$`(\d+)",$matches[$1]
        # This one is not working :(
        # I have a temporary fix that only allows ONE match. However, in most cases we only need one match.
        $download_url = $replace -creplace "\$`(\d+)",$matches[1]
        Remove-Item $tempfile
        return $download_url
}

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.8.198 822260 Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.7.197 50462 Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.4.197 385958 Thursday, June 16, 2016 Approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.4.195 357 Wednesday, June 1, 2016 Approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.4.194 8385 Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.3.183 8835 Tuesday, January 12, 2016 Approved
Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.2.172 6759 Wednesday, November 25, 2015 Approved

Program

Package

  • Dynamically retrieve download URL from FileHippo.com - issue #9
  • Please help - If you are aware of a method of retrieving previous versions of this package from adobe.com, please Contact Maintainers, preferably (requires a free GitHub.com account), open a new github issue and reference URL "https://github.com/dtgm/chocolatey-packages/issues/10"
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