Pester

5.3.0-alpha4

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-alpha4 -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
5.3.3 544,750 4/29/2022
5.3.2 26,701 4/22/2022
5.3.1 755,758 9/21/2021
5.3.0 399,646 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 (current version) 373 6/2/2021
5.3.0-alpha2 22 5/31/2021
5.3.0-alpha1 401 5/13/2021
5.2.2 461,761 5/27/2021
5.2.1 74,284 5/13/2021
5.2.0 38,431 5/6/2021
5.2.0-rc2 356 5/1/2021
5.2.0-rc1 415 4/25/2021
5.2.0-beta1 308 4/24/2021
5.2.0-alpha3 558 3/29/2021
5.2.0-alpha2 791 3/7/2021
5.2.0-alpha1 444 3/6/2021
5.1.1 609,284 12/11/2020
5.1.0 40,454 11/25/2020
5.1.0-rc2 4,709 11/19/2020
5.1.0-rc1 708 11/7/2020
5.1.0-beta4 412 11/1/2020
5.1.0-beta3 529 10/25/2020
5.1.0-beta2 673 10/7/2020
5.1.0-beta1 461 9/18/2020
5.0.5-beta1 578 9/4/2020
5.0.4 116,412 9/3/2020
5.0.4-beta1 442 8/13/2020
5.0.3 102,423 8/8/2020
5.0.2 193,023 6/2/2020
5.0.1 109,190 5/28/2020
5.0.0 33,430 5/27/2020
5.0.0-rc9 979 5/16/2020
5.0.0-rc8 651 5/14/2020
5.0.0-rc7 428 5/12/2020
5.0.0-rc6 2,403 5/4/2020
5.0.0-rc5 1,358 4/24/2020
5.0.0-rc4 465 4/20/2020
5.0.0-rc3 674 4/14/2020
5.0.0-rc1 861 4/4/2020
5.0.0-beta 955 2/8/2020
5.0.0-alpha4 1,168 5/26/2019
5.0.0-alpha3 1,181 3/23/2019
4.10.2-beta1 245 5/29/2021
4.10.1 3,526,836 2/7/2020
4.10.0 237,758 2/1/2020
4.9.0 831,738 9/8/2019
4.8.1 482,627 5/11/2019
4.8.0 54,722 5/1/2019
4.7.3 110,591 3/23/2019
4.7.2 53,631 3/8/2019
4.7.1 18,661 3/5/2019
4.7.0 30,751 3/3/2019
4.7.0-beta1 379 2/23/2019
4.6.0 215,875 1/21/2019
4.5.0 67,518 1/10/2019
4.5.0-beta2 383 1/5/2019
4.5.0-beta1 462 12/20/2018
4.4.4 26,332 1/3/2019
4.4.3 43,662 12/11/2018
4.4.2 153,827 10/3/2018
4.4.1 23,586 9/26/2018
4.4.0 107,468 7/20/2018
4.4.0-beta2 6,535 7/8/2018
4.4.0-beta 6,491 5/6/2018
4.3.1 304,189 2/20/2018
4.2.0 26,345 2/18/2018
4.2.0-alpha3 6,174 12/17/2017
4.2.0-alpha2 6,145 12/12/2017
4.2.0-alpha1 20,350 12/12/2017
4.1.1 152,266 12/9/2017
4.1.0 94,502 11/15/2017
4.0.8 83,608 9/15/2017
4.0.7 7,442 9/13/2017
4.0.6 80,282 8/17/2017
4.0.5 76,165 7/25/2017
4.0.4 20,614 7/14/2017
4.0.3 171,923 3/22/2017
4.0.2 14,748 1/18/2017
3.4.6 12,532 1/13/2017
3.4.5 834 1/12/2017
3.4.3 32,285 8/26/2016
3.4.2 4,108 8/2/2016
3.4.1 1,533 7/22/2016
3.4.0 27,259 3/1/2016
3.3.14 1,108 12/16/2015
3.3.13 233 12/10/2015
3.3.12 183 12/8/2015
3.3.11 640 9/8/2015
3.3.10 344 8/14/2015
3.3.9 3,860 5/24/2015
3.3.8 285 4/15/2015
3.3.7 165 4/15/2015
3.3.6 214 3/19/2015
3.3.5 756 1/23/2015
3.3.4 175 1/22/2015
3.2.0 535 12/3/2014
3.1.1 215 10/30/2014
3.0.3 229 10/11/2014
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