SHiPS is a PowerShell provider. More accurately it is a provider platform that simplifies developing PowerShell providers.

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Install-Module -Name SHiPS -RequiredVersion 0.7.5

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SHiPS Linux Mac


Core Desktop


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

## 0.6.0
* Fixed Test-Path cmdlet
* Updated SHiPS to build with .NET Core 2.0.5 to be in sync with pwsh
* Fixed SHiPS formats.ps1xml

## 0.7.0
* Fixed forward slash issue on Linux
* Fixed Set-Location drive: path issue on Linux

## 0.7.1
* Perf improvement. For providers using cached data, [SHiPSProvider(UseCache=$true)], 'dir -force' will only refresh the last node in the path.
* Allowed to navigate home directory, e.g., 'dir ~' or 'cd ~' under SHiPS based provider drive.
## 0.7.2
* Bug fix for 'dir -force' case

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
0.8.1 47,481 9/21/2018
0.8.0 53,425 8/16/2018
0.7.5 (current version) 55,413 6/19/2018
0.7.2 1,317 4/27/2018
0.7.1 86 4/25/2018
0.7.0 1,041 3/8/2018
0.6.0 777 1/23/2018
0.3.0 1,824 10/17/2017