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[Deprecated] Chocolatey FossHub Extension


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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 12/6/2016.

NOTE: This extension is no longer supported. See here for additional information

Provides a helper function to help with extracting the actual download URL for an application whose binaries are housed on FossHub.

These functions may be used in Chocolatey install/uninstall scripts by declaring this package a dependency in your package's nuspec.

  <dependency id="chocolatey-fosshub.extension" />


Get-UrlFromFosshub -- Get the resolved URL from a FossHub download link.


To install [Deprecated] Chocolatey FossHub Extension, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install chocolatey-fosshub.extension

To upgrade [Deprecated] Chocolatey FossHub Extension, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade chocolatey-fosshub.extension


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    Write-Host "This extension is no longer supported.  See here for additional information:"

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • gep13
  • dtgm
  • chocolatey


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