Downloads of v 2.4.0-unstable0008:


Last Update:

19 Jul 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • GeertvanHorrik


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This is a prerelease version of GitHubLink.

2.4.0-unstable0008 | Updated: 19 Jul 2016



Downloads of v 2.4.0-unstable0008:


Software Author(s):

  • GeertvanHorrik

GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0008

This is a prerelease version of GitHubLink.

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To install GitHubLink, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade GitHubLink, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall GitHubLink, 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 githublink -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 githublink -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 githublink installed
    name: githublink
    state: present
    version: 2.4.0-unstable0008
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'githublink' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.4.0-unstable0008'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: githublink,
    Version: 2.4.0-unstable0008,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller githublink
   Name     = 'githublink'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.4.0-unstable0008'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'githublink':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.4.0-unstable0008',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install githublink version="2.4.0-unstable0008" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

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 19 Jul 2016.


** Note: this is a maintenance package, GitHubLink is replaced by GitLink **

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0063 327 Sunday, November 27, 2016 Exempted
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0062 268 Wednesday, November 23, 2016 Exempted
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0052 239 Saturday, October 8, 2016 Exempted
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0038 279 Monday, October 3, 2016 Exempted
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0034 225 Sunday, October 2, 2016 Exempted
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0032 271 Tuesday, September 27, 2016 Exempted
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0026 302 Monday, July 25, 2016 Approved
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0009 302 Friday, July 22, 2016 Approved
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0008 272 Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Approved
GitHubLink 2.4.0-unstable0007 269 Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Approved

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