Pester

5.3.0-alpha1

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 5.3.0-alpha1 -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
5.3.3 602,040 4/29/2022
5.3.2 26,734 4/22/2022
5.3.1 761,528 9/21/2021
5.3.0 403,350 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 (current version) 401 5/13/2021
5.2.2 462,347 5/27/2021
5.2.1 74,727 5/13/2021
5.2.0 38,477 5/6/2021
5.2.0-rc2 371 5/1/2021
5.2.0-rc1 430 4/25/2021
5.2.0-beta1 323 4/24/2021
5.2.0-alpha3 573 3/29/2021
5.2.0-alpha2 806 3/7/2021
5.2.0-alpha1 459 3/6/2021
5.1.1 611,895 12/11/2020
5.1.0 40,490 11/25/2020
5.1.0-rc2 4,724 11/19/2020
5.1.0-rc1 723 11/7/2020
5.1.0-beta4 427 11/1/2020
5.1.0-beta3 544 10/25/2020
5.1.0-beta2 688 10/7/2020
5.1.0-beta1 476 9/18/2020
5.0.5-beta1 594 9/4/2020
5.0.4 116,580 9/3/2020
5.0.4-beta1 444 8/13/2020
5.0.3 103,111 8/8/2020
5.0.2 193,773 6/2/2020
5.0.1 109,571 5/28/2020
5.0.0 33,448 5/27/2020
5.0.0-rc9 994 5/16/2020
5.0.0-rc8 666 5/14/2020
5.0.0-rc7 443 5/12/2020
5.0.0-rc6 2,419 5/4/2020
5.0.0-rc5 1,373 4/24/2020
5.0.0-rc4 482 4/20/2020
5.0.0-rc3 689 4/14/2020
5.0.0-rc1 878 4/4/2020
5.0.0-beta 972 2/8/2020
5.0.0-alpha4 1,185 5/26/2019
5.0.0-alpha3 1,198 3/23/2019
4.10.2-beta1 248 5/29/2021
4.10.1 3,549,501 2/7/2020
4.10.0 238,902 2/1/2020
4.9.0 833,650 9/8/2019
4.8.1 482,890 5/11/2019
4.8.0 54,725 5/1/2019
4.7.3 110,594 3/23/2019
4.7.2 53,661 3/8/2019
4.7.1 18,681 3/5/2019
4.7.0 30,767 3/3/2019
4.7.0-beta1 396 2/23/2019
4.6.0 216,399 1/21/2019
4.5.0 67,866 1/10/2019
4.5.0-beta2 401 1/5/2019
4.5.0-beta1 479 12/20/2018
4.4.4 26,353 1/3/2019
4.4.3 43,693 12/11/2018
4.4.2 153,888 10/3/2018
4.4.1 23,590 9/26/2018
4.4.0 107,482 7/20/2018
4.4.0-beta2 7,314 7/8/2018
4.4.0-beta 7,270 5/6/2018
4.3.1 304,340 2/20/2018
4.2.0 26,348 2/18/2018
4.2.0-alpha3 6,953 12/17/2017
4.2.0-alpha2 6,924 12/12/2017
4.2.0-alpha1 21,656 12/12/2017
4.1.1 152,276 12/9/2017
4.1.0 94,511 11/15/2017
4.0.8 83,611 9/15/2017
4.0.7 7,445 9/13/2017
4.0.6 80,302 8/17/2017
4.0.5 76,236 7/25/2017
4.0.4 20,631 7/14/2017
4.0.3 171,946 3/22/2017
4.0.2 14,765 1/18/2017
3.4.6 12,581 1/13/2017
3.4.5 837 1/12/2017
3.4.3 32,288 8/26/2016
3.4.2 4,111 8/2/2016
3.4.1 1,536 7/22/2016
3.4.0 27,305 3/1/2016
3.3.14 1,111 12/16/2015
3.3.13 236 12/10/2015
3.3.12 186 12/8/2015
3.3.11 643 9/8/2015
3.3.10 347 8/14/2015
3.3.9 3,884 5/24/2015
3.3.8 288 4/15/2015
3.3.7 168 4/15/2015
3.3.6 217 3/19/2015
3.3.5 759 1/23/2015
3.3.4 178 1/22/2015
3.2.0 538 12/3/2014
3.1.1 218 10/30/2014
3.0.3 232 10/11/2014
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