Downloads:

28

Downloads of v 1.00-beta2:

28

Last Update:

10 Oct 2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Registry File (.REG) Validator Team.

Tags:

registryfiles-validator parsing reg regedit file check

Registry File (.REG) Validator

This is a prerelease version of Registry File (.REG) Validator.

1.00-beta2 | Updated: 10 Oct 2019

Downloads:

28

Downloads of v 1.00-beta2:

28

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Registry File (.REG) Validator Team.

Registry File (.REG) Validator 1.00-beta2

This is a prerelease version of Registry File (.REG) Validator.

All Checks are Passing

2 Passing Test


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Passed

Details

To install Registry File (.REG) Validator, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Registry File (.REG) Validator, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Registry File (.REG) Validator, 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 registryfiles-validator -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 registryfiles-validator -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 registryfiles-validator installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: registryfiles-validator
    state: present
    version: 1.00-beta2
    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 'registryfiles-validator' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.00-beta2'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: registryfiles-validator,
    Version: 1.00-beta2,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller registryfiles-validator
{
   Name     = 'registryfiles-validator'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.00-beta2'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'registryfiles-validator':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.00-beta2',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install registryfiles-validator version="1.00-beta2" 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 is exempt from moderation. While it is likely safe for you, there is more risk involved.
Description

This tool parses a .REG file to find all the invalid entries.

How to use

Drag&drop the .REG file on the tool and a list of the wrong entries will be immediately shown.


tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  unzipLocation = "$toolsDir"

  url           = Get-RedirectedURL 'https://forum.xda-developers.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=397939&d=1284039287'
  checksum      = '5AD7934660E589CD6739204FB461AFCA35496D87ED05D594648EF9540D0AB139'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'  
}

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

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
Registry File (.REG) Validator 1.00-beta2 28 Thursday, October 10, 2019 Exempted

  • 1.00beta2: fixed issues with dwords with wrong value length and added support for REG_NONE hexadecimal strings and added a command-line version.
  • 1.00beta1: initial release.
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