Pester

3.4.5

Pester provides a framework for running BDD style Tests to execute and validate PowerShell commands inside of PowerShell and offers a powerful set of Mocking Functions that allow tests to mimic and mock the functionality of any command inside of a piece of PowerShell code being tested. Pester tests can execute any command or script that is accessible to a pester test
Pester provides a framework for running BDD style Tests to execute and validate PowerShell commands inside of PowerShell and offers a powerful set of Mocking Functions that allow tests to mimic and mock the functionality of any command inside of a piece of PowerShell code being tested. Pester tests can execute any command or script that is accessible to a pester test file. This can include functions, Cmdlets, Modules and scripts. Pester can be run in ad hoc style in a console or it can be integrated into the Build scripts of a Continuous Integration system.

Minimum PowerShell version

2.0

There is a newer prerelease version of this module available.
See the version list below for details.

Installation Options

Copy and Paste the following command to install this package using PowerShellGet More Info

Install-Module -Name Pester -RequiredVersion 3.4.5

You can deploy this package directly to Azure Automation. Note that deploying packages with dependencies will deploy all the dependencies to Azure Automation. Learn More

Manually download the .nupkg file to your system's default download location. Note that the file won't be unpacked, and won't include any dependencies. Learn More

Author(s)

Pester Team

Copyright

Copyright (c) 2016 by Pester Team, licensed under Apache 2.0 License.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
5.3.3 611,138 4/29/2022
5.3.2 26,748 4/22/2022
5.3.1 763,540 9/21/2021
5.3.0 404,748 8/17/2021
5.3.0-rc1 242 8/3/2021
5.3.0-beta1 103 7/23/2021
5.3.0-alpha5 281 6/24/2021
5.3.0-alpha4 373 6/2/2021
5.3.0-alpha2 22 5/31/2021
5.3.0-alpha1 401 5/13/2021
5.2.2 462,567 5/27/2021
5.2.1 75,007 5/13/2021
5.2.0 38,483 5/6/2021
5.2.0-rc2 374 5/1/2021
5.2.0-rc1 433 4/25/2021
5.2.0-beta1 326 4/24/2021
5.2.0-alpha3 576 3/29/2021
5.2.0-alpha2 809 3/7/2021
5.2.0-alpha1 462 3/6/2021
5.1.1 613,119 12/11/2020
5.1.0 40,508 11/25/2020
5.1.0-rc2 4,727 11/19/2020
5.1.0-rc1 726 11/7/2020
5.1.0-beta4 430 11/1/2020
5.1.0-beta3 547 10/25/2020
5.1.0-beta2 691 10/7/2020
5.1.0-beta1 479 9/18/2020
5.0.5-beta1 597 9/4/2020
5.0.4 116,628 9/3/2020
5.0.4-beta1 445 8/13/2020
5.0.3 103,290 8/8/2020
5.0.2 194,083 6/2/2020
5.0.1 109,624 5/28/2020
5.0.0 33,453 5/27/2020
5.0.0-rc9 997 5/16/2020
5.0.0-rc8 669 5/14/2020
5.0.0-rc7 446 5/12/2020
5.0.0-rc6 2,422 5/4/2020
5.0.0-rc5 1,376 4/24/2020
5.0.0-rc4 485 4/20/2020
5.0.0-rc3 692 4/14/2020
5.0.0-rc1 881 4/4/2020
5.0.0-beta 975 2/8/2020
5.0.0-alpha4 1,188 5/26/2019
5.0.0-alpha3 1,201 3/23/2019
4.10.2-beta1 249 5/29/2021
4.10.1 3,557,230 2/7/2020
4.10.0 239,399 2/1/2020
4.9.0 834,987 9/8/2019
4.8.1 482,957 5/11/2019
4.8.0 54,726 5/1/2019
4.7.3 110,595 3/23/2019
4.7.2 53,684 3/8/2019
4.7.1 18,686 3/5/2019
4.7.0 30,770 3/3/2019
4.7.0-beta1 399 2/23/2019
4.6.0 216,544 1/21/2019
4.5.0 67,901 1/10/2019
4.5.0-beta2 404 1/5/2019
4.5.0-beta1 482 12/20/2018
4.4.4 26,357 1/3/2019
4.4.3 43,703 12/11/2018
4.4.2 153,903 10/3/2018
4.4.1 23,591 9/26/2018
4.4.0 107,483 7/20/2018
4.4.0-beta2 7,492 7/8/2018
4.4.0-beta 7,448 5/6/2018
4.3.1 304,444 2/20/2018
4.2.0 26,350 2/18/2018
4.2.0-alpha3 7,131 12/17/2017
4.2.0-alpha2 7,102 12/12/2017
4.2.0-alpha1 21,984 12/12/2017
4.1.1 152,278 12/9/2017
4.1.0 94,515 11/15/2017
4.0.8 83,612 9/15/2017
4.0.7 7,446 9/13/2017
4.0.6 80,307 8/17/2017
4.0.5 76,268 7/25/2017
4.0.4 20,634 7/14/2017
4.0.3 171,957 3/22/2017
4.0.2 14,769 1/18/2017
3.4.6 12,643 1/13/2017
3.4.5 (current version) 838 1/12/2017
3.4.3 32,290 8/26/2016
3.4.2 4,112 8/2/2016
3.4.1 1,537 7/22/2016
3.4.0 27,311 3/1/2016
3.3.14 1,112 12/16/2015
3.3.13 237 12/10/2015
3.3.12 187 12/8/2015
3.3.11 644 9/8/2015
3.3.10 348 8/14/2015
3.3.9 3,885 5/24/2015
3.3.8 289 4/15/2015
3.3.7 169 4/15/2015
3.3.6 218 3/19/2015
3.3.5 760 1/23/2015
3.3.4 179 1/22/2015
3.2.0 539 12/3/2014
3.1.1 219 10/30/2014
3.0.3 233 10/11/2014
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