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sentinel log-viewer

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 2/7/2019.

Sentinel is a viewer for log-files - specifically designed to act as a network end-point for the likes of nLog and log4net, additionally it then works really well for capturing log entries from multiple sources.

To install sentinel log-viewer, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install sentinel

To upgrade sentinel log-viewer, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade sentinel


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageName= 'sentinel'
    $toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url        = ''
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = 'exe'
      softwareName  = 'sentinel*'
      url           = $url
      silentArgs    = '--silent'
      checksum      = '0FB3B882CFE9D13FBBEB0486BC5417F4AF92B37610D8A502BFCFE94C1C4620F3'
      checksumType  = 'sha256'
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs 
  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $uninstall = $(Get-ItemProperty HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Sentinel).QuietUninstallString
    Write-Verbose "Calling Squirrel uninstall: ""$uninstall"""
    Invoke-Expression ".$uninstall"

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Ray Hayes


Ray Hayes, 2009-2017


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