Downloads of v 1.0.4:


Last Update:

29 May 2012

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Matt Wrock


Mercurial hg posh powershell GIT chocolatey


1.0.4 | Updated: 29 May 2012



Downloads of v 1.0.4:



Software Author(s):

  • Matt Wrock

Posh-GIT-HG 1.0.4

Some Checks Have Failed or Are Not Yet Complete

1 Test Unknown and 1 Failing Test

Validation Testing Unknown

Verification Testing Failed


To install Posh-GIT-HG, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Posh-GIT-HG, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Posh-GIT-HG, 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 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

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade posh-git-hg -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 posh-git-hg -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure posh-git-hg installed
    name: posh-git-hg
    state: present
    version: 1.0.4
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'posh-git-hg' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.0.4'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: posh-git-hg,
    Version: 1.0.4,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller posh-git-hg
   Name     = 'posh-git-hg'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.0.4'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'posh-git-hg':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.0.4',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install posh-git-hg version="1.0.4" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 26 Oct 2014.


A altered profile prompt function to allow Posh-HG and Posh-Git to function on the same machine. This is based on a StackOverflow answer that posted a profile script modifying a user's powershell prompt to play nice with both Posh-HG and Posh-GIT.

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
Posh-GIT-HG 1.0.3 349 Sunday, May 27, 2012 Unknown
Posh-GIT-HG 1.0.2 400 Thursday, May 24, 2012 Unknown
Posh-GIT-HG 1.0.1 427 Saturday, April 21, 2012 Unknown
Posh-GIT-HG 1.0.0 409 Friday, April 20, 2012 Unknown
Discussion for the Posh-GIT-HG Package

Ground Rules:

  • This discussion is only about Posh-GIT-HG and the Posh-GIT-HG package. If you have feedback for Chocolatey, please contact the Google Group.
  • This discussion will carry over multiple versions. If you have a comment about a particular version, please note that in your comments.
  • The maintainers of this Chocolatey Package will be notified about new comments that are posted to this Disqus thread, however, it is NOT a guarantee that you will get a response. If you do not hear back from the maintainers after posting a message below, please follow up by using the link on the left side of this page or follow this link to contact maintainers. If you still hear nothing back, please follow the package triage process.
  • Tell us what you love about the package or Posh-GIT-HG, or tell us what needs improvement.
  • Share your experiences with the package, or extra configuration or gotchas that you've found.
  • If you use a url, the comment will be flagged for moderation until you've been whitelisted. Disqus moderated comments are approved on a weekly schedule if not sooner. It could take between 1-5 days for your comment to show up.
comments powered by Disqus