VMware.PowerCLI (Install)

11.4.0.14413515 | Updated: 8/22/2019

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VMware.PowerCLI (Install) 11.4.0.14413515

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

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Requires PowerShell 5

To install VMware.PowerCLI (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To upgrade VMware.PowerCLI (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To uninstall VMware.PowerCLI (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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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 vmware-powercli-psmodule -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 vmware-powercli-psmodule -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 vmware-powercli-psmodule installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: vmware-powercli-psmodule
    state: present
    version: 11.4.0.14413515
    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 'vmware-powercli-psmodule' do
  action    :install
  version  '11.4.0.14413515'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

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


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: vmware-powercli-psmodule,
    Version: 11.4.0.14413515,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

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


cChocoPackageInstaller vmware-powercli-psmodule
{
   Name     = 'vmware-powercli-psmodule'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '11.4.0.14413515'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

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


package { 'vmware-powercli-psmodule':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '11.4.0.14413515',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

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


salt '*' chocolatey.install vmware-powercli-psmodule version="11.4.0.14413515" 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 was approved by moderator gep13 on 8/26/2019.

Description


  ###[choco://vmware-powercli-psmodule](choco://vmware-powercli-psmodule)
  To use choco:// protocol URLs, install [(unofficial) choco:// Protocol support ](https://chocolatey.org/packages/choco-protocol-support)

  ---

  ###VMware PowerCLI is a command-line and scripting tool built on Windows PowerShell, and provides more than 600 cmdlets for managing and automating vSphere, vCloud, vRealize Operations Manager, vSAN, NSX-T, VMware Cloud on AWS, and VMware Horizon environments.

  **[VIRTUALEX'S PACKAGE NOTES](https://github.com/virtualex-itv/choco-vmware-powercli-psmodule/blob/master/docs/README.md)**
  **[BCURRAN3'S PACKAGE NOTES](https://github.com/bcurran3/ChocolateyPackages/blob/master/vmware-powercli-psmodule/readme.md)**

  ![ChocoTestEnvInstall](https://rawcdn.githack.com/virtualex-itv/choco-vmware-powercli-psmodule/c442a79eef73eeeee85f3b9566a51a775e20f66b/_img/choco-powercli-test.png)
  ---

  **Click here to [Patreon-ize](https://www.patreon.com/bcurran3) the package maintainer.**

  ---

tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$packageName = 'vmware-powercli-psmodule'
$toolsDir     = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$shortcutName = 'VMware.PowerCLI.lnk'
$exe          = "$ENV:SystemRoot\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\powershell.exe"

$PSversion = $PSVersionTable.PSVersion.Major
if ($PSversion -lt "5")
   {
    Write-Warning "  ** PowerShell < v5 detected."
	Write-Warning "  ** $packageName installs via the PowerShell Gallery and thus requires PowerShell v5+."
	Write-Warning "  ** If PowerShell v5 was installed as a dependency, you need to reboot and reinstall this package."
	throw
   }

if (Get-Module -ListAvailable -Name VMware.PowerCLI -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue){
# Will fail if packageVersion is a revised version not matching module version, i.e. x.x.x.0020180101
     Update-Module "VMware.PowerCLI" -RequiredVersion "$ENV:packageVersion" -Force
   } else {   
     Get-PackageProvider -Name NuGet -Force
     Install-Module -Name VMware.PowerCLI -Scope AllUsers -RequiredVersion $ENV:packageVersion -AllowClobber -Force
   }

Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$ENV:Public\Desktop\$shortcutName" -targetPath $exe -Arguments '-noe -c "Import-Module VMware.PowerCLI"' -WorkingDirectory "$ENV:SystemDrive\" -Description 'VMware.PowerCLI' -IconLocation "$toolsDir\powercli.ico" -RunAsAdmin
Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$ENV:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\$shortcutName" -targetPath $exe -Arguments '-noe -c "Import-Module VMware.PowerCLI"' -WorkingDirectory "$ENV:SystemDrive\" -Description 'VMware.PowerCLI' -IconLocation "$toolsDir\powercli.ico" -RunAsAdmin
tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
$packageName  = 'vmware-powercli-psmodule'
$shortcutName = 'VMware.PowerCLI.lnk'

Get-InstalledModule -Name "VMware.*" |  Uninstall-Module -AllVersions -Force

Remove-Item "$ENV:Public\Desktop\$shortcutName" -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
Remove-Item "$ENV:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\$shortcutName" -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
tools\powercli.ico
 

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