Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Rewriting Chocolatey from the Ground Up [feedly]

Rewriting Chocolatey from the Ground Up
// Puppet Labs

I'm excited to announce the launch of Chocolatey 0.9.9, which is the first major rewrite of Chocolatey since its inception. I originally wrote Chocolatey in PowerShell, mostly as an experiment to see if PowerShell would be a good programming language, and also as a way for me to actually learn PowerShell. Now we've rewritten Chocolatey as a compiled programming language to ensure Chocolatey's portability, extensibility, maintainability, security, and performance.

Here's what we've gained with the rewrite:


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