Downloads:

76

Downloads of v 0.9.0:

76

Last Update:

7/1/2019

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Red Hat
  • Lev Veyde
  • Grant Williamson

Tags:

virtualization vm service

SPICE guest agent

0.9.0 | Updated: 7/1/2019

Downloads:

76

Downloads of v 0.9.0:

76

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Red Hat
  • Lev Veyde
  • Grant Williamson

SPICE guest agent 0.9.0

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Details

To install SPICE guest agent, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To upgrade SPICE guest agent, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall SPICE guest agent, 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 spice-agent -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 spice-agent -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 spice-agent installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: spice-agent
    state: present
    version: 0.9.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

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

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chocolatey_package 'spice-agent' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.9.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: spice-agent,
    Version: 0.9.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller spice-agent
{
   Name     = 'spice-agent'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.9.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'spice-agent':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.9.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install spice-agent version="0.9.0" 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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This package was approved by moderator Pauby on 7/9/2019.

Description

The SPICE project aims to provide a complete open source solution for remote access to virtual machines in a seamless way so you can play videos, record audio, share usb devices and share folders without complications.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$installPath = Split-Path -Parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
$packageArgs = @{
	packageName = $Env:ChocolateyPackageName
	unzipLocation = $installPath
	url = 'https://www.spice-space.org/download/windows/vdagent/vdagent-win-0.9.0/vdagent-win-0.9.0-x86.zip'
	url64Bit = 'https://www.spice-space.org/download/windows/vdagent/vdagent-win-0.9.0/vdagent-win-0.9.0-x64.zip'
	checksumType = 'sha512'
	checksum = '9D2E69B3216FE3A17D65F8138D89E900577E35B0C0002AA3D35A408C1B83F8F52AE54D33307FF8626A64EA4BE2C4B684E2BF0495DA22EFF8618CADD3DFECAFE4'
	checksum64 = 'D001691B8319DE8111959A86D255F298C466CF495A85277BDFCB070111A962DB3D6B4560ED735F16BC0BFFDA2E44DBDE18D288481EF10F07BFB89E10B744D00E'
}
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
$servicePath = Join-Path (ls -Directory $installPath)[0].FullName vdservice.exe
New-Service -Name vdservice -BinaryPathName $servicePath -DisplayName 'SPICE VDAgent' -StartupType Automatic
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
Get-CimInstance win32_service -Filter "name='vdservice'" | Remove-CimInstance

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