Downloads:

379

Downloads of v 5.2:

379

Last Update:

3/3/2018

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Tie-Qi Chen

Tags:

largetextfileviewer swiftgear text viewer utility portable

Large Text File Viewer (Portable)

5.2 | Updated: 3/3/2018

Downloads:

379

Downloads of v 5.2:

379

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Tie-Qi Chen

Large Text File Viewer (Portable) 5.2

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Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

To install Large Text File Viewer (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Large Text File Viewer (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Large Text File Viewer (Portable), 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 https://chocolatey.org/api/v2. 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 https://chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade large-text-file-viewer -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 large-text-file-viewer -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure large-text-file-viewer installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: large-text-file-viewer
    state: present
    version: 5.2
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

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


chocolatey_package 'large-text-file-viewer' do
  action    :install
  version  '5.2'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: large-text-file-viewer,
    Version: 5.2,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller large-text-file-viewer
{
   Name     = 'large-text-file-viewer'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '5.2'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'large-text-file-viewer':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '5.2',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install large-text-file-viewer version="5.2" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 3/5/2018.

Description

Large Text File Viewer was designed for viewing large (>1GB) text files (with either Unicode or regular ANSI character set). It uses little memory and is able to open a gigabyte file instantly.

Features

  • This program was designed for viewing large (>1GB) text files.
  • It uses little memory and is able to open a gigabyte file instantly.
  • Background file indexing makes browsing even faster.
  • It opens files that are currently being written by other programs, and automatically checks and reads the files if new contents have been appended.
  • It supports view split. The user may split the view either horizontally or vertically, and have each side show different portion of the same file.
  • It allows the user to perform high-speed complex text search by means of plain text or regular expression. The regular expression syntax is slightly different from the standard ones.
  • The regular expressions for finding the following items have been provided as preset for the convenience of the users:
    • quoted string
    • hexadecimal integer
    • floating-point number
    • date of any format
    • time of any format
    • domestic phone number (US & Canada)
    • social security number
    • IP address
    • email address
    • http address
    • ftp address
  • For CSV (Comma Separated Value) files, when the user hovers the mouse over any field in the file, a hint automatically appears with the field name.
  • The program opens and displays both ANSI and Unicode text files. It currently does not support Unicode big endian and UTF-8.
  • It allows the user to change display parameters, which include:
    • font, font style, and font size.
    • colors of text, selected text, and URL.
    • background color and background image. (The user may use any JPG or BMP file as the background image. A sophisticated algorithm is used to soften the image and then blend the softened image with the background color perfectly.)
    • word-wrap length in character. (It is zero i.e. disabled by default.)
    • tab size.
    • automatic detection of URL addresses (namely HTTP, FTP and email addresses).
  • Display parameters are automatically saved and associated with filename extensions.
  • You may use mouse wheel to scroll the content vertically or horizontally, or to increase/decrease the font size.
  • You may use drag-and-drop to open a text file. The program remembers recently opened files.
  • It remembers the window position/size of the previous run.
  • Large Text File Viewer 5.2 requires Windows NT and up. It no longer supports Windows 9x.
  • No additional DLL (such as MFC or VB) is required.
  • No installation is needed.
  • The executable is only 572KB!

tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$fileLocation = Join-Path $toolsDir 'LTFViewr.zip'
$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  file          = $fileLocation
  checksum      = 'FAA740CD2214A1A166A612712D5D9BF97810A4157D2E006F80EA63BF48704C13'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
}
Get-ChocolateyUnzip $fileLocation $toolsDir
tools\LICENSE.txt

From: http://swiftgear.com/copyright_information.html 

Note, site no longer available, see https://web.archive.org/web/20140701235304fw_/http://swiftgear.com/copyright_information.html

LICENSE

The following is a copy of the legal conditions and disclaimers that should apply to all the software programs provided at this website. These software programs are FREEWARE. You may use them free of charge. However, these software programs are protected by copyright law and international treaties. Failure to abide by the following legal conditions may result in severe civil and criminal penalties, and will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible under law.

Legal Conditions and Disclaimers:

You may use these programs free of charge.

You may distribute these program using any method or media type.

These program may be distributed only in their complete unmodified form with all associated files (if applicable).

All rights not specifically granted here are reserved.

We, the author(s) of these programs, are not obligated to provide any warranty, customer service, or technical support about these programs.

We, the author(s) of these programs, are not responsible for any direct or indirect damages incurred from the use, distribution, or existence of these programs or any information contained within.

We, the author(s) of these programs, are not responsible for any direct or indirect damages incurred from bugs, programming errors or incorrect information.
tools\LTFViewr.zip
md5: D89539F2BF09B04ECA1B18F9C8B6CFE9 | sha1: 75DF8323C4DC08F07F44B1C062B18D53943FF77C | sha256: FAA740CD2214A1A166A612712D5D9BF97810A4157D2E006F80EA63BF48704C13 | sha512: 5905BDF866ACF14C90BC73A4F41E38786E2633D946719B31F21582C984906D6308194802FA1236FD058EA2BFB89C2CC18DAF0DCAF43B31E115D6E35120231690
tools\VERIFICATION.txt

VERIFICATION
Verification is intended to assist the Chocolatey moderators and community
in verifying that this package's contents are trustworthy.

1, Download LTFViewr.zip from https://web.archive.org/web/20140902185055fw_/http://www.swiftgear.com/ltfviewer/LTFViewr.zip
   (original site http://www.swiftgear.com/ is no longer available)

2, Checksum type: sha256
   Checksum: FAA740CD2214A1A166A612712D5D9BF97810A4157D2E006F80EA63BF48704C13

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Version Downloads Last Updated Status

Several bugs in version 5.1 have been fixed. Once again, many thanks to the prompt bug reports from the LTF Viewer users. One major bug is:
The program hangs while reading files with large average line length.


This package has no dependencies.

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