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Last Update:

21 Oct 2018

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Software Author(s):

  • The GNU Project


regular-expression grep

GNU grep

2.1032 | Updated: 21 Oct 2018



Downloads of v 2.1032:



Software Author(s):

  • The GNU Project

GNU grep 2.1032

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    • 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 grep -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

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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.

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choco upgrade grep -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 grep installed
    name: grep
    state: present
    version: 2.1032
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'grep' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.1032'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: grep,
    Version: 2.1032,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller grep
   Name     = 'grep'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.1032'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'grep':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.1032',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install grep version="2.1032" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 23 Oct 2018.


GNU grep


$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName = 'grep'
$url = ''
$checksum = '47e345089df974a698539373bbbd4ad1a6e6e9bdf29d9e2b1a3ea6b97d8aaaeb'
$url64 = ''
$checksum64 = '47e345089df974a698539373bbbd4ad1a6e6e9bdf29d9e2b1a3ea6b97d8aaaeb'

$root = Join-Path "$(Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)" "install"

New-Item -ItemType Directory -Force -Path $root | Out-Null

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName "$packageName" -Url "$url" -UnzipLocation "$root" -Url64bit "$url64" -Checksum "$checksum" -ChecksumType 'sha256' -Checksum64 "$checksum64" -ChecksumType64 'sha256'


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