PSScriptAnalyzer

1.9.0

PSScriptAnalyzer provides script analysis and checks for potential code defects in the scripts by applying a group of built-in or customized rules on the scripts being analyzed.

Minimum PowerShell version

3.0

Installation Options

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Install-Module -Name PSScriptAnalyzer -RequiredVersion 1.9.0

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Author(s)

Microsoft Corporation

Copyright

(c) Microsoft Corporation 2016. All rights reserved.

Owners

Tags

lint bestpractice

Cmdlets

Get-ScriptAnalyzerRule Invoke-ScriptAnalyzer

Dependencies

This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

### Added
- SuggestedCorrections for ScriptDefinition input (#665)
- PSAvoidGlobalAliases and PSAvoidGlobalFunction rules (#658)

### Fixed
- Regular expression in `target` parameter in SuppressMessageAttribute (#638)
- Filtering on severity level for DSC rules (#642)
- PSUseCompatibleCmdlets rule
   + to check for commands in Microsoft.PowerShell.Core snapin
   + to ignore aliases
   + to ignore custom defind commands
- PSUseDeclaredVarsMoreThanAssignments rule to ignore the following special variables (#653)
   + `$PSModuleAutoLoadingPreference`
   + `$InformationPreference`
- PSShouldProcess rule to not enforce `SupportsShouldProcess` if a function calls built-in cmdlet or function that calls `ShouldProcess` (#652).
- PSShouldProcess rule violation extent (#668)
- PSAvoidUsingCmdletAliases rule violation extent (667)
- Column header of `Invoke-ScriptAnalyzer` to be consistent with corresponding property names (#664)
- `ScriptPath` property of external rule violation (#649)

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
1.17.1 151,410 6/5/2018
1.16.1 88,404 9/5/2017
1.16.0 5,315 8/16/2017
1.15.0 12,407 6/21/2017
1.14.1 2,357 6/12/2017
1.14.0 605 6/9/2017
1.13.0 5,432 5/18/2017
1.12.0 1,967 5/9/2017
1.11.1 6,800 4/4/2017
1.11.0 6,528 3/1/2017
1.10.0 5,904 1/19/2017
1.9.0 (current version) 4,703 12/6/2016
1.8.1 6,403 10/14/2016
1.8.0 966 10/8/2016
1.7.0 4,903 8/18/2016
1.6.0 28,402 6/7/2016
1.5.0 4,605 3/30/2016
1.4.0 2,731 2/17/2016
1.3.0 914 1/19/2016
1.2.0 1,490 12/16/2015
1.1.1 573 11/4/2015
1.1.0 552 9/1/2015
1.0.2 288 6/24/2015
1.0.1 153 5/8/2015
1.0 114 4/24/2015
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