Pester

5.2.0-alpha3

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

3.0

This is a prerelease version of Pester.
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 5.2.0-alpha3 -AllowPrerelease

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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) 2021 by Pester Team, licensed under Apache 2.0 License.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
5.3.3 621,019 4/29/2022
5.3.2 26,760 4/22/2022
5.3.1 765,160 9/21/2021
5.3.0 405,890 8/17/2021
5.3.0-rc1 263 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
5.2.2 462,955 5/27/2021
5.2.1 75,050 5/13/2021
5.2.0 38,492 5/6/2021
5.2.0-rc2 382 5/1/2021
5.2.0-rc1 442 4/25/2021
5.2.0-beta1 335 4/24/2021
5.2.0-alpha3 (current version) 585 3/29/2021
5.2.0-alpha2 818 3/7/2021
5.2.0-alpha1 470 3/6/2021
5.1.1 614,185 12/11/2020
5.1.0 40,518 11/25/2020
5.1.0-rc2 4,735 11/19/2020
5.1.0-rc1 734 11/7/2020
5.1.0-beta4 439 11/1/2020
5.1.0-beta3 556 10/25/2020
5.1.0-beta2 700 10/7/2020
5.1.0-beta1 488 9/18/2020
5.0.5-beta1 605 9/4/2020
5.0.4 116,683 9/3/2020
5.0.4-beta1 449 8/13/2020
5.0.3 103,485 8/8/2020
5.0.2 194,330 6/2/2020
5.0.1 109,889 5/28/2020
5.0.0 33,470 5/27/2020
5.0.0-rc9 1,006 5/16/2020
5.0.0-rc8 678 5/14/2020
5.0.0-rc7 455 5/12/2020
5.0.0-rc6 2,431 5/4/2020
5.0.0-rc5 1,384 4/24/2020
5.0.0-rc4 494 4/20/2020
5.0.0-rc3 701 4/14/2020
5.0.0-rc1 890 4/4/2020
5.0.0-beta 984 2/8/2020
5.0.0-alpha4 1,197 5/26/2019
5.0.0-alpha3 1,210 3/23/2019
4.10.2-beta1 253 5/29/2021
4.10.1 3,564,286 2/7/2020
4.10.0 240,000 2/1/2020
4.9.0 837,073 9/8/2019
4.8.1 483,030 5/11/2019
4.8.0 54,730 5/1/2019
4.7.3 110,600 3/23/2019
4.7.2 53,703 3/8/2019
4.7.1 18,694 3/5/2019
4.7.0 30,775 3/3/2019
4.7.0-beta1 407 2/23/2019
4.6.0 216,697 1/21/2019
4.5.0 68,013 1/10/2019
4.5.0-beta2 413 1/5/2019
4.5.0-beta1 491 12/20/2018
4.4.4 26,368 1/3/2019
4.4.3 43,717 12/11/2018
4.4.2 153,919 10/3/2018
4.4.1 23,595 9/26/2018
4.4.0 107,491 7/20/2018
4.4.0-beta2 7,723 7/8/2018
4.4.0-beta 7,679 5/6/2018
4.3.1 304,511 2/20/2018
4.2.0 26,354 2/18/2018
4.2.0-alpha3 7,362 12/17/2017
4.2.0-alpha2 7,333 12/12/2017
4.2.0-alpha1 22,388 12/12/2017
4.1.1 152,284 12/9/2017
4.1.0 94,520 11/15/2017
4.0.8 83,616 9/15/2017
4.0.7 7,450 9/13/2017
4.0.6 80,315 8/17/2017
4.0.5 76,289 7/25/2017
4.0.4 20,643 7/14/2017
4.0.3 171,966 3/22/2017
4.0.2 14,778 1/18/2017
3.4.6 12,698 1/13/2017
3.4.5 842 1/12/2017
3.4.3 32,294 8/26/2016
3.4.2 4,116 8/2/2016
3.4.1 1,541 7/22/2016
3.4.0 27,319 3/1/2016
3.3.14 1,116 12/16/2015
3.3.13 241 12/10/2015
3.3.12 191 12/8/2015
3.3.11 648 9/8/2015
3.3.10 352 8/14/2015
3.3.9 3,889 5/24/2015
3.3.8 293 4/15/2015
3.3.7 173 4/15/2015
3.3.6 222 3/19/2015
3.3.5 764 1/23/2015
3.3.4 183 1/22/2015
3.2.0 543 12/3/2014
3.1.1 223 10/30/2014
3.0.3 237 10/11/2014
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