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Git (Install)

2.7.3

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 3/15/2016.

Git (for Windows) – Git is a powerful distributed Source Code Management tool. If you just want to use Git to do your version control in Windows, you will need to download Git for Windows, run the installer, and you are ready to start.

Note: Git for Windows is a project run by volunteers, so if you want it to improve, volunteer!

Package Specifics

The package uses default install options minus cheetah integration and desktop icons. Cheetah prevents a good upgrade scenario, so it has been removed.

Package Parameters

The following package parameters can be set:

  • /GitOnlyOnPath - this puts gitinstall\cmd on path. This is also done by default if no package parameters are set.
  • /GitAndUnixToolsOnPath - this puts gitinstall\bin on path. This setting will override /GitOnlyOnPath.
  • /NoAutoCrlf - this setting only affects new installs, it will not override an existing .gitconfig. This will ensure 'Checkout as is, commit as is'

These parameters can be passed to the installer with the use of -params.
For example: -params '"/GitAndUnixToolsOnPath /NoAutoCrlf"'.

To install Git (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install git.install --version 2.7.3

To upgrade Git (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade git.install --version 2.7.3

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $registryKeyName = 'Git_is1'
    $packageId = 'git.install'
    $fileType = 'exe'
    $fileArgs = $(
      '/VERYSILENT /NORESTART /NOCANCEL /SP- ' +
      '/COMPONENTS="icons,icons\quicklaunch,ext,ext\shellhere,ext\guihere,assoc,assoc_sh" /LOG'
    )
    $url = 'https://github.com/git-for-windows/git/releases/download/v2.7.3.windows.1/Git-2.7.3-32-bit.exe'
    $url64 = 'https://github.com/git-for-windows/git/releases/download/v2.7.3.windows.1/Git-2.7.3-64-bit.exe'
    
    $arguments = @{};
    # /GitOnlyOnPath /GitAndUnixToolsOnPath /NoAutoCrlf
    $packageParameters = $env:chocolateyPackageParameters;
    
    # Default the values
    $gitCmdOnly = $false
    $unixTools = $false
    $noAutoCrlf = $false # this does nothing unless true
    
    # Now parse the packageParameters using good old regular expression
    if ($packageParameters) {
        $match_pattern = "\/(?<option>([a-zA-Z]+)):(?<value>([`"'])?([a-zA-Z0-9- _\\:\.]+)([`"'])?)|\/(?<option>([a-zA-Z]+))"
        #"
        $option_name = 'option'
        $value_name = 'value'
    
        if ($packageParameters -match $match_pattern ){
            $results = $packageParameters | Select-String $match_pattern -AllMatches
            $results.matches | % {
              $arguments.Add(
                  $_.Groups[$option_name].Value.Trim(),
                  $_.Groups[$value_name].Value.Trim())
          }
        }
        else
        {
          throw "Package Parameters were found but were invalid (REGEX Failure)"
        }
    
        if ($arguments.ContainsKey("GitOnlyOnPath")) {
            Write-Host "You want Git on the command line"
            $gitCmdOnly = $true
        }
    
        if ($arguments.ContainsKey("GitAndUnixToolsOnPath")) {
            Write-Host "You want Git and Unix Tools on the command line"
            $unixTools = $true
        }
    
        if ($arguments.ContainsKey("NoAutoCrlf")) {
            Write-Host "Ensuring core.autocrlf is false on first time install only"
            Write-Host " This setting will not adjust an already existing .gitconfig setting."
            $noAutoCrlf = $true
        }
    } else {
        Write-Debug "No Package Parameters Passed in";
    }
    
    $is64bit = (Get-ProcessorBits) -eq 64
    $installKey = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\$registryKeyName"
    if ($is64bit -eq $true -and $env:chocolateyForceX86 -eq $true) {
      $installKey = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\$registryKeyName"
    }
    
    $userInstallKey = "HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\$registryKeyName"
    if (Test-Path $userInstallKey) {
      $installKey = $userInstallKey
    }
    
    if ( -not (Test-Path $installKey)) {
      New-Item -Path $installKey | Out-Null
    }
    
    if ($gitCmdOnly) {
      # update registry so installer picks it up automatically
      New-ItemProperty $installKey -Name "Inno Setup CodeFile: Path Option" -Value "Cmd" -PropertyType "String" -Force | Out-Null
    }
    
    if ($unixTools) {
      # update registry so installer picks it up automatically
      New-ItemProperty $installKey -Name "Inno Setup CodeFile: Path Option" -Value "CmdTools" -PropertyType "String" -Force | Out-Null
    }
    
    if ($noAutoCrlf) {
      # update registry so installer picks it up automatically
      New-ItemProperty $installKey -Name "Inno Setup CodeFile: CRLF Option" -Value "CRLFCommitAsIs" -PropertyType "String" -Force | Out-Null
    }
    
    # Make our install work properly when running under SYSTEM account (Chef Cliet Service, Puppet Service, etc)
    # Add other items to this if block or use $IsRunningUnderSystemAccount to adjust existing logic that needs changing
    $IsRunningUnderSystemAccount = ([System.Security.Principal.WindowsIdentity]::GetCurrent()).IsSystem
    If ($IsRunningUnderSystemAccount)
    {
      #strip out quicklaunch parameter as it causes a hang under SYSTEM account
      $fileArgs = $fileArgs.replace('icons\quicklaunch,','')
      If ($fileArgs -inotlike "*/SUPPRESSMSGBOXES*")
      {
        $fileArgs = $fileArgs + ' /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES'
      }
    }
    
    If ([bool](get-process ssh-agent -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue))
    {
      Write-Output "Killing any git ssh-agent instances for install."
      (get-process ssh-agent | where {$_.Path -ilike "*\git\usr\bin\*"}) | stop-process
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageId $fileType $fileArgs $url $url64
    
    if (Test-Path $installKey) {
      $keyNames = Get-ItemProperty -Path $installKey
    
      if ($gitCmdOnly -eq $false -and $unixTools -eq $false) {
        $installLocation = $keyNames.InstallLocation
        if ($installLocation -ne '') {
          $gitPath = Join-Path $installLocation 'cmd'
          Install-ChocolateyPath $gitPath 'Machine'
        }
      }
    }
    
    Write-Warning "Git installed - You may need to close and reopen your shell for PATH changes to take effect."
    

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Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Johannes Schindelin
  • msysgit Committers

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Git (Install) 2.19.0 114623 Thursday, September 13, 2018 approved
Git (Install) 2.18.0 180141 Friday, June 22, 2018 approved
Git (Install) 2.17.1.2 169868 Wednesday, May 30, 2018 approved
Git (Install) 2.17.1 3000 Tuesday, May 29, 2018 approved
Git (Install) 2.17.0 124846 Tuesday, April 3, 2018 approved
Git (Install) 2.16.3 30725 Friday, March 23, 2018 approved
Git (Install) 2.16.2 73105 Wednesday, February 21, 2018 approved
Git (Install) 2.16.1.4 55966 Thursday, February 8, 2018 approved
Git (Install) 2.16.1.3 4004 Wednesday, February 7, 2018 approved
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