Pester

4.9.0

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 4.9.0

You can deploy this package directly to Azure Automation. Note that deploying packages with dependencies will deloy 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) 2019 by Pester Team, licensed under Apache 2.0 License.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
5.1.0-rc2 1,059 11/19/2020
5.1.0-rc1 387 11/7/2020
5.1.0-beta4 99 11/1/2020
5.1.0-beta3 208 10/25/2020
5.1.0-beta2 360 10/7/2020
5.1.0-beta1 150 9/18/2020
5.0.5-beta1 265 9/4/2020
5.0.4 87,624 9/3/2020
5.0.4-beta1 354 8/13/2020
5.0.3 55,907 8/8/2020
5.0.2 127,007 6/2/2020
5.0.1 34,273 5/28/2020
5.0.0 15,994 5/27/2020
5.0.0-rc9 668 5/16/2020
5.0.0-rc8 343 5/14/2020
5.0.0-rc7 116 5/12/2020
5.0.0-rc6 2,093 5/4/2020
5.0.0-rc5 1,048 4/24/2020
5.0.0-rc4 160 4/20/2020
5.0.0-rc3 365 4/14/2020
5.0.0-rc1 552 4/4/2020
5.0.0-beta 645 2/8/2020
5.0.0-alpha4 854 5/26/2019
5.0.0-alpha3 875 3/23/2019
4.10.1 1,057,993 2/7/2020
4.10.0 70,806 2/1/2020
4.9.0 (current version) 645,381 9/8/2019
4.8.1 450,944 5/11/2019
4.8.0 50,857 5/1/2019
4.7.3 108,200 3/23/2019
4.7.2 45,873 3/8/2019
4.7.1 17,021 3/5/2019
4.7.0 7,434 3/3/2019
4.7.0-beta1 67 2/23/2019
4.6.0 136,938 1/21/2019
4.5.0 44,323 1/10/2019
4.5.0-beta2 70 1/5/2019
4.5.0-beta1 146 12/20/2018
4.4.4 25,488 1/3/2019
4.4.3 40,433 12/11/2018
4.4.2 147,563 10/3/2018
4.4.1 23,330 9/26/2018
4.4.0 105,354 7/20/2018
4.4.0-beta2 419 7/8/2018
4.4.0-beta 375 5/6/2018
4.3.1 275,055 2/20/2018
4.2.0 26,178 2/18/2018
4.2.0-alpha3 58 12/17/2017
4.2.0-alpha2 29 12/12/2017
4.2.0-alpha1 34 12/12/2017
4.1.1 150,520 12/9/2017
4.1.0 82,184 11/15/2017
4.0.8 82,847 9/15/2017
4.0.7 7,331 9/13/2017
4.0.6 79,790 8/17/2017
4.0.5 68,282 7/25/2017
4.0.4 20,241 7/14/2017
4.0.3 170,249 3/22/2017
4.0.2 14,387 1/18/2017
3.4.6 7,877 1/13/2017
3.4.5 582 1/12/2017
3.4.3 32,134 8/26/2016
3.4.2 3,992 8/2/2016
3.4.1 1,404 7/22/2016
3.4.0 16,027 3/1/2016
3.3.14 981 12/16/2015
3.3.13 121 12/10/2015
3.3.12 75 12/8/2015
3.3.11 525 9/8/2015
3.3.10 237 8/14/2015
3.3.9 1,937 5/24/2015
3.3.8 179 4/15/2015
3.3.7 58 4/15/2015
3.3.6 108 3/19/2015
3.3.5 652 1/23/2015
3.3.4 68 1/22/2015
3.2.0 421 12/3/2014
3.1.1 100 10/30/2014
3.0.3 104 10/11/2014
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