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Installs the application 7-Zip


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Version information

  • 0.2.2 (latest)
  • 0.2.1
  • 0.2.0
  • 0.1.1
  • 0.1.0
released Aug 3rd 2017
This version is compatible with:
  • Puppet Enterprise 2017.2.x, 2017.1.x, 2016.5.x, 2016.4.x
  • Puppet >= 4.5.0 < 5.0.0

Start using this module

  • r10k or Code Manager
  • Bolt
  • Manual installation
  • Direct download

Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'dermac-sevenzip', '0.2.2'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add dermac-sevenzip
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install dermac-sevenzip --version 0.2.2

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Tags: 7-zip


dermac/sevenzip — version 0.2.2 Aug 3rd 2017

7-Zip module for puppet

Table of Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Module Description - What the module does and why it is useful
  3. Setup - The basics of getting started with sevenzip
  4. Limitations


The sevenzip-module installs the application 7-Zip

Module Description

The sevenzip-module installs 7-Zip on Windows with the chocolatey-module in silent mode.


Setup Requirements

The sevenzip-module uses the chocolatey-chocolatey module

Beginning with sevenzip

for a simple sevenzip-installation use:

    class { "sevenzip" :

One of the following values:

  • installed: Installs the current version
  • latest: Installs the current version and updates to every new release
  • '1.0.0': Installs a specific version
  • absent: Removes the application

Name of the package in the os-specific package-manager. In normal circumstances there is no need to change this value.


Wether or not using the prerelease of the package. This is not available in all providers.


Override the maintainer-provided checksum for the package. This is not available in all providers.

To install a specific version of sevenzip on Windows and override the maintainers checksum:

  class {sevenzip:
    package_ensure => '',
    package_name   => ['7zip'],
    prerelease     => false,
    checksum       => 'DrI8v9QAHPiPSpM9qfDYvMqrLj3kNV2HiQ0cZOWVUECmJcGqNSBqEiU9V1lArSRvfEUcT2XMSHHMR/WuiUfvrA=='


At the Moment, only windows 7 and windows 10 are supported.