Pester

5.2.0-rc2

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-rc2 -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
5.3.3 575,914 4/29/2022
5.3.2 26,727 4/22/2022
5.3.1 759,307 9/21/2021
5.3.0 402,595 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
5.2.2 462,143 5/27/2021
5.2.1 74,450 5/13/2021
5.2.0 38,475 5/6/2021
5.2.0-rc2 (current version) 362 5/1/2021
5.2.0-rc1 421 4/25/2021
5.2.0-beta1 314 4/24/2021
5.2.0-alpha3 564 3/29/2021
5.2.0-alpha2 797 3/7/2021
5.2.0-alpha1 450 3/6/2021
5.1.1 611,027 12/11/2020
5.1.0 40,481 11/25/2020
5.1.0-rc2 4,715 11/19/2020
5.1.0-rc1 714 11/7/2020
5.1.0-beta4 418 11/1/2020
5.1.0-beta3 535 10/25/2020
5.1.0-beta2 679 10/7/2020
5.1.0-beta1 467 9/18/2020
5.0.5-beta1 584 9/4/2020
5.0.4 116,508 9/3/2020
5.0.4-beta1 443 8/13/2020
5.0.3 102,823 8/8/2020
5.0.2 193,494 6/2/2020
5.0.1 109,371 5/28/2020
5.0.0 33,437 5/27/2020
5.0.0-rc9 985 5/16/2020
5.0.0-rc8 657 5/14/2020
5.0.0-rc7 434 5/12/2020
5.0.0-rc6 2,409 5/4/2020
5.0.0-rc5 1,364 4/24/2020
5.0.0-rc4 471 4/20/2020
5.0.0-rc3 680 4/14/2020
5.0.0-rc1 867 4/4/2020
5.0.0-beta 961 2/8/2020
5.0.0-alpha4 1,174 5/26/2019
5.0.0-alpha3 1,187 3/23/2019
4.10.2-beta1 246 5/29/2021
4.10.1 3,541,071 2/7/2020
4.10.0 238,623 2/1/2020
4.9.0 832,710 9/8/2019
4.8.1 482,760 5/11/2019
4.8.0 54,723 5/1/2019
4.7.3 110,592 3/23/2019
4.7.2 53,643 3/8/2019
4.7.1 18,667 3/5/2019
4.7.0 30,757 3/3/2019
4.7.0-beta1 385 2/23/2019
4.6.0 216,166 1/21/2019
4.5.0 67,695 1/10/2019
4.5.0-beta2 389 1/5/2019
4.5.0-beta1 468 12/20/2018
4.4.4 26,340 1/3/2019
4.4.3 43,672 12/11/2018
4.4.2 153,873 10/3/2018
4.4.1 23,588 9/26/2018
4.4.0 107,474 7/20/2018
4.4.0-beta2 6,996 7/8/2018
4.4.0-beta 6,952 5/6/2018
4.3.1 304,288 2/20/2018
4.2.0 26,346 2/18/2018
4.2.0-alpha3 6,635 12/17/2017
4.2.0-alpha2 6,606 12/12/2017
4.2.0-alpha1 21,143 12/12/2017
4.1.1 152,272 12/9/2017
4.1.0 94,507 11/15/2017
4.0.8 83,609 9/15/2017
4.0.7 7,443 9/13/2017
4.0.6 80,288 8/17/2017
4.0.5 76,189 7/25/2017
4.0.4 20,620 7/14/2017
4.0.3 171,933 3/22/2017
4.0.2 14,754 1/18/2017
3.4.6 12,569 1/13/2017
3.4.5 835 1/12/2017
3.4.3 32,286 8/26/2016
3.4.2 4,109 8/2/2016
3.4.1 1,534 7/22/2016
3.4.0 27,297 3/1/2016
3.3.14 1,109 12/16/2015
3.3.13 234 12/10/2015
3.3.12 184 12/8/2015
3.3.11 641 9/8/2015
3.3.10 345 8/14/2015
3.3.9 3,882 5/24/2015
3.3.8 286 4/15/2015
3.3.7 166 4/15/2015
3.3.6 215 3/19/2015
3.3.5 757 1/23/2015
3.3.4 176 1/22/2015
3.2.0 536 12/3/2014
3.1.1 216 10/30/2014
3.0.3 230 10/11/2014
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