Pester

5.2.0-rc1

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-rc1 -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
5.3.3 618,204 4/29/2022
5.3.2 26,759 4/22/2022
5.3.1 764,872 9/21/2021
5.3.0 405,476 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
5.2.2 462,821 5/27/2021
5.2.1 75,037 5/13/2021
5.2.0 38,490 5/6/2021
5.2.0-rc2 380 5/1/2021
5.2.0-rc1 (current version) 440 4/25/2021
5.2.0-beta1 333 4/24/2021
5.2.0-alpha3 583 3/29/2021
5.2.0-alpha2 816 3/7/2021
5.2.0-alpha1 468 3/6/2021
5.1.1 613,913 12/11/2020
5.1.0 40,514 11/25/2020
5.1.0-rc2 4,733 11/19/2020
5.1.0-rc1 732 11/7/2020
5.1.0-beta4 437 11/1/2020
5.1.0-beta3 554 10/25/2020
5.1.0-beta2 698 10/7/2020
5.1.0-beta1 486 9/18/2020
5.0.5-beta1 603 9/4/2020
5.0.4 116,669 9/3/2020
5.0.4-beta1 447 8/13/2020
5.0.3 103,429 8/8/2020
5.0.2 194,244 6/2/2020
5.0.1 109,856 5/28/2020
5.0.0 33,465 5/27/2020
5.0.0-rc9 1,004 5/16/2020
5.0.0-rc8 676 5/14/2020
5.0.0-rc7 453 5/12/2020
5.0.0-rc6 2,429 5/4/2020
5.0.0-rc5 1,382 4/24/2020
5.0.0-rc4 492 4/20/2020
5.0.0-rc3 699 4/14/2020
5.0.0-rc1 888 4/4/2020
5.0.0-beta 982 2/8/2020
5.0.0-alpha4 1,195 5/26/2019
5.0.0-alpha3 1,208 3/23/2019
4.10.2-beta1 251 5/29/2021
4.10.1 3,562,321 2/7/2020
4.10.0 239,729 2/1/2020
4.9.0 836,101 9/8/2019
4.8.1 483,012 5/11/2019
4.8.0 54,728 5/1/2019
4.7.3 110,598 3/23/2019
4.7.2 53,701 3/8/2019
4.7.1 18,690 3/5/2019
4.7.0 30,772 3/3/2019
4.7.0-beta1 405 2/23/2019
4.6.0 216,637 1/21/2019
4.5.0 67,934 1/10/2019
4.5.0-beta2 411 1/5/2019
4.5.0-beta1 489 12/20/2018
4.4.4 26,365 1/3/2019
4.4.3 43,714 12/11/2018
4.4.2 153,913 10/3/2018
4.4.1 23,593 9/26/2018
4.4.0 107,488 7/20/2018
4.4.0-beta2 7,648 7/8/2018
4.4.0-beta 7,604 5/6/2018
4.3.1 304,497 2/20/2018
4.2.0 26,352 2/18/2018
4.2.0-alpha3 7,287 12/17/2017
4.2.0-alpha2 7,258 12/12/2017
4.2.0-alpha1 22,260 12/12/2017
4.1.1 152,280 12/9/2017
4.1.0 94,518 11/15/2017
4.0.8 83,614 9/15/2017
4.0.7 7,448 9/13/2017
4.0.6 80,313 8/17/2017
4.0.5 76,283 7/25/2017
4.0.4 20,641 7/14/2017
4.0.3 171,963 3/22/2017
4.0.2 14,776 1/18/2017
3.4.6 12,678 1/13/2017
3.4.5 840 1/12/2017
3.4.3 32,292 8/26/2016
3.4.2 4,114 8/2/2016
3.4.1 1,539 7/22/2016
3.4.0 27,316 3/1/2016
3.3.14 1,114 12/16/2015
3.3.13 239 12/10/2015
3.3.12 189 12/8/2015
3.3.11 646 9/8/2015
3.3.10 350 8/14/2015
3.3.9 3,887 5/24/2015
3.3.8 291 4/15/2015
3.3.7 171 4/15/2015
3.3.6 220 3/19/2015
3.3.5 762 1/23/2015
3.3.4 181 1/22/2015
3.2.0 541 12/3/2014
3.1.1 221 10/30/2014
3.0.3 235 10/11/2014
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