Downloads:

417

Downloads of v 6.8.4:

73

Last Update:

17 Jun 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • StorageCraft

Tags:

storagecraft shadowprotect spx backup

StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX

6.8.4 | Updated: 17 Jun 2020

Downloads:

417

Downloads of v 6.8.4:

73

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • StorageCraft

StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX 6.8.4

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Details

To install StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To upgrade StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX, 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 https://chocolatey.org/api/v2. 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 https://chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade spx -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 spx -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure spx installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: spx
    state: present
    version: 6.8.4
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...


chocolatey_package 'spx' do
  action    :install
  version  '6.8.4'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: spx,
    Version: 6.8.4,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller spx
{
   Name     = 'spx'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '6.8.4'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'spx':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '6.8.4',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install spx version="6.8.4" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 11 Jul 2020.

Description

StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX is the latest sector-based backup and disaster recovery product from StorageCraft. SPX delivers major benefits for:

  • Annual Subscription Licensing
  • Socket Licensing
  • Single Pane Management
  • Linux server support
  • Windows Support
  • New User Interface
  • Single install for both Perpetual and MSP licenses
  • Flexible backup job scheduler
  • Remote Monitoring
  • Fully integrated with StorageCraft technology
  • SPX is a native 64-bit application
  • VirtualBoot support for Linux
  • VirtualBoot support for hypervisors
  • Unique SPX Codes for Windows Logs
  • Changing Backup Destinations
  • Job Specific Logging

Package Parameters

The following package parameters can be set (minimum version: 6.5.0):

  • /ToolsOnly - installs only the tools (GUI, Mount, Virtualboot)
  • /AgentOnly - installs only the backup agent (it doesn't install the GUI, Mount, or Virtualboot)
    Examples:
    choco install spx --package-parameters="/ToolsOnly"
    choco install spx --package-parameters="/AgentOnly"
    In order to install full SPX application do not specify any parameters.

tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url        = 'https://downloads.storagecraft.com/SP_Files/ShadowProtect_SPX-6.8.4-5_x86.msi'
$url64      = 'https://downloads.storagecraft.com/SP_Files/ShadowProtect_SPX-6.8.4-5_x64.msi'

$pp = Get-PackageParameters
if ($pp['ToolsOnly']) {
  $packageArgs['silentArgs'] += " ADDLOCAL=TOOLS"
}
if ($pp['AgentOnly']) {
  $packageArgs['silentArgs'] += " ADDLOCAL=AGENT"
}
$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  fileType      = 'msi'
  url           = $url
  url64bit      = $url64

  softwareName  = 'spx*'

  checksum      = '7611178ACE269DDDB1645139A71DD384C6D44B3B838EDDA36380C9601AE990BB'
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
  checksum64    = '13ABE95378D2C4B43946F2B028FA32A2A22FDA38A803620A1E2B387CDBAE4648'
  checksumType64= 'sha256'

  silentArgs    = "/qn /norestart /lvoicewarmupx `"$($env:TEMP)\$($packageName).$($env:chocolateyPackageVersion).MsiInstall.log`" IACCEPT=STORAGECRAFT.EULA"
  validExitCodes= @(0, 3010, 1641)
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX 6.8.2 213 Thursday, May 9, 2019 Approved
StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX 6.7.4 22 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Approved
StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX 6.7.2 16 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Approved
StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX 6.5.2 19 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Approved
StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX 6.3.0 19 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Approved
StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX 6.2.0 18 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Approved
StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX 6.0.16 15 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Approved
StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX 6.0.14 16 Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Approved
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