IT:AD:Chocolatey

Summary

A system-wide IT:AD:Nuget-based application/component installer.

Really useful for getting a workstation up to spec in the least amount of time with commands such as:

choco install git

The list of apps is quite large. See: https://chocolatey.org/

“Chocolatey NuGet,” get it?

Notes

  • Machine Wide (invoked from a CLI/ and not limited to only in-app/Visual Studio).
  • Based on Nuget
  • Therefore Powershell based, as Nuget based.
  • Therefore uses .nuspec”
  • files, as Nuget does.

Resources