Downloads of v 4.1:


Last Update:

23 Nov 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • jrosdahl


ccache C++ cache compiler

ccache – a fast compiler cache

4.1 | Updated: 23 Nov 2020



Downloads of v 4.1:



Software Author(s):

  • jrosdahl

ccache – a fast compiler cache 4.1

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To install ccache – a fast compiler cache, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade ccache – a fast compiler cache, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall ccache – a fast compiler cache, 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 ccache -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 ccache -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 ccache installed
    name: ccache
    state: present
    version: 4.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'ccache' do
  action    :install
  version  '4.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: ccache,
    Version: 4.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller ccache
   Name     = 'ccache'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '4.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'ccache':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '4.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install ccache version="4.1" 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 as a trusted package on 23 Nov 2020.


Ccache (or “ccache”) is a compiler cache. It speeds up recompilation by caching previous compilations and detecting when the same compilation is being done again

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$packageName = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
$url32       = ''
$url64       = ''
$checksum32  = '4d218d211b1c9ad9ac2bbdf0888f3f2f9f5593c617065697bae7825f2eaef339'
$checksum64  = 'eeaf96dc052cab1293e4e8ea1d94b4067626baed84ce16815256d1a1122608dc'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = $packageName
  fileType       = 'ZIP'
  url            = $url32
  url64Bit       = $url64
  checksum       = $checksum32
  checksum64     = $checksum64
  checksumType   = 'sha256'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  unzipLocation  = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
  validExitCodes = @(0)
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
ccache – a fast compiler cache 4.0 1380 Monday, October 19, 2020 Approved
ccache – a fast compiler cache 3.7.12 328 Thursday, October 1, 2020 Approved
ccache – a fast compiler cache 3.7.11 942 Wednesday, July 22, 2020 Approved
ccache – a fast compiler cache 3.7.10 22 Tuesday, June 23, 2020 Approved
ccache – a fast compiler cache 3.7.9 554 Friday, May 15, 2020 Approved

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