Downloads:

93,948

Downloads of v 1.1.7:

47,057

Last Update:

8/30/2018

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • coreybutler

Tags:

nvm node nodejs node.js version management windows admin

NVM (Portable)

1.1.7 | Updated: 8/30/2018

Downloads:

93,948

Downloads of v 1.1.7:

47,057

Software Author(s):

  • coreybutler

NVM (Portable) 1.1.7

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To install NVM (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade NVM (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall NVM (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 nvm.portable -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 nvm.portable -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 nvm.portable installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: nvm.portable
    state: present
    version: 1.1.7
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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chocolatey_package 'nvm.portable' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.1.7'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: nvm.portable,
    Version: 1.1.7,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller nvm.portable
{
   Name     = 'nvm.portable'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.1.7'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'nvm.portable':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.1.7',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install nvm.portable version="1.1.7" 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.

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  • Meta/virtual (*) - has a dependency on the *.install or the *.portable package - it is provided for discoverability and for other packages to take a dependency on.
  • Portable (*.portable/*.commandline (deprecated naming convention)/*.tool (deprecated naming convention)) - usually zips or archives that require no administrative access to install.
  • Install (*.install/*.app (deprecated naming convention)) - uses native installers, usually requires administrative access to install.

Learn more about chocolatey's distinction of installed versus portable apps and/or learn about this kind of package.

This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 8/31/2018.

Description

Manage multiple installations of node.js on a Windows computer.


tools\chocolateybeforemodify.ps1

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName= 'nvm' # arbitrary name for the package, used in messages
# This next part assumes nvm is on your path currently
$nvm = (& where.exe $packageName)

& $nvm off
tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1

$ErrorActionPreference = "Stop"

$packageName= 'nvm'
$url        = "https://github.com/coreybutler/nvm-windows/releases/download/1.1.7/nvm-noinstall.zip"

$nodePath = "$env:SystemDrive\Program Files\nodejs"
# Install nvm to its own directory, not in the chocolatey lib folder
# If requesting per user install use $env:APPDATA else $env:ProgramData
$nvmPath = Join-Path $env:ProgramData $packageName
$OsBits = Get-ProcessorBits
$NvmSettingsFile = Join-Path $nvmPath "settings.txt"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $packageName
  unzipLocation = $nvmPath
  url           = $url

  checksum      = 'c6f957081d28639e4b2665df92e42b0e6c40de495390dd5184d625fd9cde1e4defd7ca218207ccd5f99e29f11a266a2849175667ffae8d196ec0061cd6c1781e'
  checksumType  = 'sha512'
}
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

#New-Item "$NvmSettingsFile" -type file -force -value `
# $("root: $nvmPath `r`npath: $nodePath `r`narch: $OsBits`r`nproxy: none");

# This pattern will be easier to maintain if new settings are added
# If existing settings file, read and create dictionary of values
$NvmSettingsDict = [ordered]@{}
if (Test-Path $NvmSettingsFile) {
    $NvmSettings = Get-Content $NvmSettingsFile
    $NvmSettings | Foreach-Object { $NvmSettingsDict.add($_.split(':',2)[0],$_.split(':',2)[1]) }
    Write-Output "Detected existing settings file"
    $NvmSettingsDict.GetEnumerator() | % { "$($_.Name): $($_.Value)" } | Write-Verbose
}
# only set values if not present or missing from existing settings
if (!($NvmSettingsDict['root'])) { $NvmSettingsDict['root'] = $nvmPath }
if (!($NvmSettingsDict['path'])) { $NvmSettingsDict['path'] = $nodePath }
if (!($NvmSettingsDict['arch'])) { $NvmSettingsDict['arch'] = $OsBits }
if (!($NvmSettingsDict['proxy'])) { $NvmSettingsDict['proxy'] = "none" }

# Essentially writing a YAML file
# The ASCII type is required for NVM to read the file properly
$NvmSettingsDict.GetEnumerator() | % { "$($_.Name): $($_.Value)" } | Write-Verbose
$NvmSettingsDict.GetEnumerator() | % { "$($_.Name): $($_.Value)" } | Out-File "$NvmSettingsFile" -Force -Encoding ascii

# If you don't install to the toolsDir Chocolatey won't create a shim
# This would avoid creating an nvm.exe shim in the $chocolateyRoot\bin folder that is in the path
#$files = get-childitem $nvmPath -include *.exe -recurse

#foreach ($file in $files) {
#  #generate an ignore file
#  New-Item "$file.ignore" -type file -force | Out-Null
#}

# Could install per user variables if not running node as a service or other users
Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName "NVM_HOME" -VariableValue "$nvmPath" -VariableType Machine;
Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName "NVM_SYMLINK" -VariableValue "$nodePath" -VariableType Machine;

# Adding NVM_HOME to the path isn't required if you use the shim, it IS required if you don't use the shim (ie install outside of $toolsDir or ignore above)
# Having it on the PATH twice could be confusing even though it is the "same" file
Install-ChocolateyPath -PathToInstall "%NVM_HOME%" -PathType Machine;

# This allows nvm and other tools to find the node binaries.
Install-ChocolateyPath -PathToInstall "%NVM_SYMLINK%" -PathType Machine;
tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$uninstalled = $false
$packageName= 'nvm' # arbitrary name for the package, used in messages
$zipName = "nvm-noinstall.zip"
$nvm = (& where.exe $packageName)
$EnvVariableType = 'Machine'

# Gets just the base path where nvm was located
$nvmPath = Split-Path $nvm

Uninstall-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $zipName
# If uninstalling and not just upgrading
# we will remove all node versions that were installed
# and therefore any globally installed modules
if (Test-Path $nvmPath) { Remove-Item $nvmPath -Force -Recurse }

# Backwards compatible to pre 0.9.10 Choco
Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName "NVM_HOME" -VariableValue $null -VariableType $EnvVariableType
Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName "NVM_SYMLINK" -VariableValue $null -VariableType $EnvVariableType

# Remove installed variable(s) from PATH
# Loop via @DarwinJS on GitHub as a temp workaround, https://github.com/chocolatey/choco/issues/310
#To avoid bad situations - does not use substring matching, regular expressions are "exact" matches
#Removes duplicates of the target removal path, Cleans up double ";", Handles ending "\"

# Need to escape any backslash in the regex
[regex] $PathsToRemove = "^(%NVM_HOME%|%NVM_SYMLINK%)"
$environmentPath = Get-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'PATH' -Scope $EnvVariableType -PreserveVariables
$environmentPath
[string[]]$newpath = ''
foreach ($path in $environmentPath.split(';'))
{
  If (($path) -and ($path -notmatch $PathsToRemove))
    {
        [string[]]$newpath += "$path"
        "$path added to `$newpath"
    } else {
        "Path to remove found: $path"
    }
}
$AssembledNewPath = ($newpath -join(';')).trimend(';')
$AssembledNewPath

Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -variableName 'PATH' -variableValue $AssembledNewPath -variableType $EnvVariableType
"Path with variables"
$newEnvironmentPath = Get-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'PATH' -Scope $EnvVariableType -PreserveVariables
"Path with values instead of variables"
$env:PATH

# Below requires Choco >=0.9.10
# Uninstall-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName "NVM_HOME" -VariableType User;
# Uninstall-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName "NVM_SYMLINK" -VariableType Machine;

$uninstalled = $true

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
NVM (Portable) 1.1.5 43363 Monday, June 26, 2017 Approved
NVM (Portable) 1.1.1 3335 Saturday, November 12, 2016 Approved

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