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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 1/7/2016.

This packer plugin leverages VMware OVF Tool to create a vagrant-vcloud and vagrant-vcenter compatible boxes.

This plugin is used to build the boxes available at you can find the packer templates at

To install packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf

To upgrade packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $url = ''
    $url64bit = ''
    $unzipLocation = "${env:APPDATA}\packer.d\plugins"
    $legacyLocation = "$env:SystemDrive\HashiCorp\packer"
    $pluginExe = $legacyLocation + "\packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf.exe"
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage "packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf" "$url" "$unzipLocation" "$url64bit"
    if (Test-Path $pluginExe) {
      Write-Host "Removing old plugin from $legacyLocation"
      Remove-Item $pluginExe
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $unzipLocation = "${env:APPDATA}\packer.d\plugins"
    $pluginExe = $unzipLocation + "\packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf.exe"
    if (Test-Path $pluginExe) {
      Remove-Item $pluginExe

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Fabio Rapposelli
  • Stefan Scherer


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf 0.2.1 453 Wednesday, October 29, 2014 approved
packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf 0.2.0 310 Sunday, September 14, 2014  
packer-post-processor-vagrant-vmware-ovf 0.1.2 350 Monday, June 16, 2014  

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