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Last Update:

21 Aug 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Jeff Garland
  • Beman Dawes
  • Carl Daniel
  • Dave Abrahams
  • Douglas Gregor
  • John Maddock


boost c++ msvc msvc-14.1

Boost for MSVC 14.1

1.67.0 | Updated: 21 Aug 2019



Downloads of v 1.67.0:



Software Author(s):

  • Jeff Garland
  • Beman Dawes
  • Carl Daniel
  • Dave Abrahams
  • Douglas Gregor
  • John Maddock

Boost for MSVC 14.1 1.67.0

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Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


To install Boost for MSVC 14.1, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Boost for MSVC 14.1, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Boost for MSVC 14.1, 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 boost-msvc-14.1 -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 boost-msvc-14.1 -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 boost-msvc-14.1 installed
    name: boost-msvc-14.1
    state: present
    version: 1.67.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'boost-msvc-14.1' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.67.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: boost-msvc-14.1,
    Version: 1.67.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller boost-msvc-14.1
   Name     = 'boost-msvc-14.1'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.67.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'boost-msvc-14.1':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.67.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install boost-msvc-14.1 version="1.67.0" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 10 Sep 2019.


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