Chocolatey | Ruby | Provision Windows Software Development Environment
Script Install a Windows Software Development Environment using Chocolatey, Ruby amd laundry4j.com
As Chocolatey is the most complete and popular package manager for Windows, it is the ideal choice for installing the software tooling typical in a software developmnet environment based on Java.
laundry4j.com is a real-world software model that exemplifies the art of developing a microservices application with DevOps (SRE) practices for provisioning the tooling and infrastructure services required to develop, build, test, integrate, deploy and manage the enterprise application in all its lifecycle guises.
First lets install chocolatey herself.
How to Install Chocolatey
To install chocolatey you need your command (or powershell) shell running as administrator. For winemacs users this is as simple as right-clicking on the run emacs desktop icon and selecting “Run as Administrator”.
Then simply copy and paste the below command.
@powershell -NoProfile -ExecutionPolicy Bypass -Command "iex ((New-Object System.Net.WebClient).DownloadString('https://chocolatey.org/install.ps1'))" && SET "PATH=%PATH%;%ALLUSERSPROFILE%\chocolatey\bin"
choco install -y git.install refreshenv git --version
Don’t forget to use
refreshenv otherwise your shell will not contain the updated path.
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choco install -y lastpass
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choco install -y emacs
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choco install -y cloudberryexplorer.s3