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freedoom (Install)

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0.11.3 | Updated: 26 May 2019



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freedoom (Install) 0.11.3

This is not the latest version of freedoom (Install) available.

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To install freedoom (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade freedoom (Install), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall freedoom (Install), 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 freedoom -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 freedoom -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 freedoom installed
    name: freedoom
    state: present
    version: 0.11.3
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'freedoom' do
  action    :install
  version  '0.11.3'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: freedoom,
    Version: 0.11.3,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller freedoom
   Name     = 'freedoom'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '0.11.3'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'freedoom':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '0.11.3',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install freedoom version="0.11.3" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

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 mkevenaar on 26 May 2019.



The Freedoom project aims to create a complete, free content first person shooter game, but Freedoom by itself is just the raw material for a game. It must be paired with a compatible Doom engine to be played.

More details here:

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'; # stop on all errors
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$zandronumLocation = "$ENV:LocalAppData\Programs\Zandronum"
$installLocation = "$ENV:LocalAppData\Programs\FreeDoom"
$shortcutPath = "$ENV:UserProfile\Desktop\FreeDoom.lnk"
New-Item -ItemType Directory -Force -Path $installLocation

$freeDoomZip = Join-Path $env:TEMP ''
$freeDoomArgs = @{
  packageName     = 'FreeDoomWads'
  fileFullPath    = $freeDoomZip
  url             = ''
  # unzipLocation   = $installLocation
  softwareName  = 'freedoom*'
  checksum        = '55E9A2C7A24651D63654407D2CEC26C2'
  checksumType    = 'md5'
Get-ChocolateyWebFile @freeDoomArgs
7z.exe e -aoa -bd -bb1 -o"$installLocation" -y "$freeDoomZip" 'freedoom-0.11.3/*.*'

Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable `
  -VariableName "DOOMWADDIR" `
  -VariableValue "$installLocation" `
  -VariableType 'User'

Install-ChocolateyShortcut `
  -ShortcutFilePath "$shortcutPath" `
  -TargetPath "$zandronumLocation\zandronum.exe" `
  -IconLocation "$toolsDir\assets\playa2a8.ico" `
  -Description "FreeDoom version 0.11.3" `
  -WorkingDirectory "$installLocation"
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'; # stop on all errors
$installLocation = "$ENV:LOCALAPPDATA\Programs\FreeDoom\*"
$shortcutPath = "$ENV:UserProfile\Desktop\FreeDoom.lnk"
$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  fileType      = 'ZIP'
  softwareName  = 'freedoom*'
  zipFileName   = ''
Remove-Item $installLocation -recurse -force
Remove-Item $shortcutPath -force
Uninstall-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable -VariableName 'DOOMWADDIR' -VariableType 'User'

$uninstalled = $false
[array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $packageArgs['softwareName']
if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
  $key | % {
    $packageArgs['file'] = "$($_.UninstallString)" #NOTE: You may need to split this if it contains spaces, see below
    if ($packageArgs['fileType'] -eq 'MSI') {
      $packageArgs['silentArgs'] = "$($_.PSChildName) $($packageArgs['silentArgs'])"
      $packageArgs['file'] = ''
    } else {
      Uninstall-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
} elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
  Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
} elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
  Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
  Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
  Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
  $key | % {Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)"}

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freedoom (Install) 0.11.3 392 Sunday, May 26, 2019 Approved

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