ChocolateyInstall(ICakeContext, string, ChocolateyInstallSettings) Method


Installs a Chocolatey package using the specified settings.


public static void ChocolateyInstall(this ICakeContext context, string packageId, ChocolateyInstallSettings settings)


ChocolateyInstall("MyChocolateyPackage", new ChocolateyInstallSettings {
    Source                = true,
    Version               = "1.2.3",
    Prerelease            = false,
    Forcex86              = false,
    InstallArguments      = "arg1",
    OverrideArguments     = false,
    NotSilent             = false,
    PackageParameters     = "param1",
    AllowDowngrade        = false,
    SideBySide            = false,
    IgnoreDependencies    = false,
    ForceDependencies     = false,
    SkipPowerShell        = false,
    User                  = "user",
    Password              = "password",
    IgnoreChecksums       = false,
    Debug                 = false,
    Verbose               = false,
    Force                 = false,
    Noop                  = false,
    LimitOutput           = false,
    ExecutionTimeout      = 13,
    CacheLocation         = @"C:\temp",
    AllowUnofficial        = false


Type Description
CakeMethodAliasAttribute An attribute used to mark script method aliases.
CakeAliasCategoryAttribute An attribute used for documentation of alias methods/properties.
CakeNamespaceImportAttribute An attribute used to hint Cake about additional namespaces that need to be imported for an alias to work. This attribute can mark an extension method, the extension method class, or the assembly to provide a global set of imports.


Name Type Description
context ICakeContext The context.
packageId string The id of the package to install.
settings ChocolateyInstallSettings The settings.

Return Value

Type Description