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Midnight Commander

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 7/18/2017.

Native port of GNU Midnight Commander compiled for Windows.

Features include the ability work with common archive formats as if they were simply another directory, and to function as an FTP client. Midnight Commander also includes an builtin editor/viewer, features include syntax highlighting for many languages, macros, code snippets, simple integration with external tools, automatic indentation, mouse support, clipboard and the ability to work in both ASCII and hex modes.

Midnight Commander can also rename groups of files, move files to a different directory at the same time as it renames them. It lets the user specify the original and resulting file names using wildcard characters.

Specific information regarding the base Midnight Commander engine, can be found at:

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

C:\> choco install mc

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

C:\> choco upgrade mc

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'mc'
    $installerType = 'exe'
    $silentArgs = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
    $url = 'https://sourceforge.net/projects/mcwin32/files/mcwin32-build204-setup.exe'
    $checksum = 'fdf8d0f567e27d18a3b52dd4cdf1523255af748025268afee69bb7394e16475b'
    $checksumType = 'sha256'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                              -FileType "$installerType" `
                              -SilentArgs "$silentArgs" `
                              -Url "$url" `
                              -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes `
                              -Checksum "$checksum" `
                              -ChecksumType "$checksumType"
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'mc'
    $packageSearch = 'GNU Midnight Commander'
    $installerType = 'exe'
    $silentArgs = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP-'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    
    Get-ItemProperty -Path @( 'HKLM:\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                              'HKLM:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*',
                              'HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\*' ) `
                     -ErrorAction:SilentlyContinue `
    | Where-Object   { $_.DisplayName -like "$packageSearch*" } `
    | ForEach-Object { Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName "$packageName" `
                                                   -FileType "$installerType" `
                                                   -SilentArgs "$($silentArgs)" `
                                                   -File "$($_.UninstallString.Replace('"',''))" `
                                                   -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes }
    

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Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • adamy

Copyright

© adamy

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Midnight Commander 4.8.19.201 79 Tuesday, March 7, 2017 approved
Midnight Commander 4.8.14.189 1654 Friday, April 17, 2015 approved
Midnight Commander 4.8.13.189 109 Friday, April 17, 2015 approved
Midnight Commander 4.8.13.188 124 Friday, April 17, 2015 approved
Midnight Commander 4.8.12.187 120 Friday, April 17, 2015 approved
Midnight Commander 4.8.12.186 261 Tuesday, March 17, 2015 approved
Midnight Commander 4.8.12.185 198 Thursday, February 5, 2015 approved

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