• Jan 20, 2017


    v6.0.0-alpha.15 release of PowerShellCore
    Here are the major changes:
    - Use parens around file length for offline files
    - Fix issues with the Windows console mode (terminal emulation) and native executables
    - Fix error recovery with `using module`
    - Report `PlatformNotSupported` on IoT for Get/Import/Export-Counter
    - Add `-Group` parameter to `Get-Verb`
    - Use MB instead of KB for memory columns of `Get-Process`
    - Add new escape character for ESC: `` `e``
    - Fix a small parsing issue with a here string
    - Improve tab completion of types that use type accelerators
    - `Invoke-RestMethod` improvements for non-XML non-JSON input
    - PSRP remoting now works on CentOS without addition setup

v6.0.0-alpha.14 release of PowerShell

@lzybkr lzybkr released this Dec 14, 2016 · 43 commits to master since this release

Here are the major changes:

  • Moved to .NET Core 1.1
  • Add Windows performance counter cmdlets to PowerShell Core
  • Fix try/catch to choose the more specific exception handler
  • Fix issue reloading modules that define PowerShell classes
  • Add ValidateNotNullOrEmpty to approximately 15 parameters
  • New-TemporaryFile and New-Guid rewritten in C#
  • Enable client side PSRP on non-Windows platforms
  • Split-Path now works with UNC roots
  • Implicitly convert value assigned to XML property to string
  • Updates to Invoke-Command parameters when using SSH remoting transport
  • Fix Invoke-WebRequest with non-text responses on non-Windows platforms
  • Write-Progress performance improvement from alpha13 reverted because it introduced crash with a race condition

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v6.0.0-alpha.13 release of PowerShell

@daxian-dbw daxian-dbw released this Nov 22, 2016 · 86 commits to master since this release

With 99 non-merge commits since v6.0.0-alpha.12, here are the major changes:

  • Fix NullReferenceException in binder after turning on constrained language mode
  • Enable Invoke-WebRequest and Invoke-RestMethod to not validate the HTTPS certificate of the server if required.
  • Enable binder debug logging in PowerShell Core
  • Add parameters -Top and -Bottom to Sort-Object for Top/Bottom N sort
  • Enable Update-Help and Save-Help on Unix platforms
  • Update the formatter for System.Diagnostics.Process to not show the Handles column
  • Improve Write-Progress performance by adding timer to update a progress pane every 100 ms
  • Enable correct table width calculations with ANSI escape sequences on Unix
  • Fix background jobs for Unix and Windows
  • Add Get-Uptime to Microsoft.PowerShell.Utility
  • Make Out-Null as fast as > $null
  • Add Dockerfile for windowsservercore and NanoServer
  • Fix WebRequest failure to handle missing ContentType in response header
  • Make Write-Host fast by delay initializing some properties in InformationRecord
  • Ensure PowerShell Core adds an initial / rooted drive on Unix platforms
  • Enable streaming behavior for native command execution in pipeline, so that ping | grep doesn't block
  • Make Write-Information accept objects from pipeline
  • Fixes deprecated syscall issue on macOS 10.12
  • Fix code errors found by the static analysis using PVS-Studio
  • Add support to W3C Extended Log File Format in Import-Csv
  • Guard against ReflectionTypeLoadException in type name auto-completion
  • Update build scripts to support win7-x86 runtime
  • Move PackageManagement code/test to oneget.org

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v6.0.0-alpha.12 Release of PowerShell

@mirichmo mirichmo released this Nov 2, 2016 · 190 commits to master since this release

With 71 non-merge commits since v6.0.0-alpha.11, here are the major changes:

  • Fix Get-ChildItem -Recurse -ErrorAction Ignore to ignore additional errors
  • Don't block pipeline when running Windows exes
  • Fix for PowerShell SSH remoting with recent Win32-OpenSSH change.
  • Select-Object with -ExcludeProperty now implies -Property * if -Property is not specified.
  • Adding ValidateNotNullOrEmpty to -Name parameter of Get-Alias
  • Enable Implicit remoting commands in PowerShell Core
  • Fix GetParentProcess() to replace an expensive WMI query with Win32 API calls
  • Fix Set-Content failure to create a file in PSDrive under certain conditions.
  • Adding ValidateNotNullOrEmpty to -Name parameter of Get-Service
  • Adding support in Get-WinEvent -FilterHashtable
  • Adding WindowsVersion to Get-ComputerInfo
  • Remove the unnecessary use of lock in PseudoParameterBinder to avoid deadlock
  • Refactor Get-WinEvent to use StringBuilder for XPath query construction
  • Clean up and fix error handling of libpsl-native
  • Exclude Registry and Certificate providers from UNIX PS
  • Update PowerShell Core to consume DotNet Core preview1-24530-04

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v6.0.0-alpha.11 release of PowerShell

@daxian-dbw daxian-dbw released this Oct 17, 2016 · 262 commits to master since this release

With 108 non-merge commits since v6.0.0-alpha.10, here are the major changes:

  • Add '-Title' to 'Get-Credential' and unify the prompt experience
  • Update dependency list for PowerShell Core on Linux and OS X
  • Fix 'powershell -Command -' to not hang and to not ignore the last command
  • Fix binary operator tab completion
  • Enable 'ConvertTo-Html' in PowerShell Core
  • Remove most Maximum* capacity variables
  • Fix 'Get-ChildItem -Hidden' to work on system hidden files on Windows
  • Fix 'JsonConfigFileAccessor' to handle corrupted 'PowerShellProperties.json'
    and defer creating the user setting directory until a write request comes
  • Fix variable assignment to not overwrite readonly variables
  • Fix 'Get-WinEvent -FilterHashtable' to work with named fields in UserData of event logs
  • Fix 'Get-Help -Online' in PowerShell Core on Windows
  • Spelling/grammar fixes

These are the SHA 256 hashes:

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v6.0.0-alpha.10 release of PowerShell

@andschwa andschwa released this Sep 15, 2016 · 390 commits to master since this release

With 311 non-merge commits since v6.0.0-alpha.9, here are the major changes:

  • Fix passing escaped double quoted spaces to native executables
  • Add Dockerfiles to build each Linux distribution
  • ~/.config/PowerShell capitalization bug fixed
  • Fix crash on Windows 7
  • Fix remote debugging on Windows client
  • Fix multi-line input with redirected stdin
  • Add PowerShell to /etc/shells on installation
  • Fix Install-Module version comparison bug
  • Spelling fixes

These are the SHA 256 hashes:

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v6.0.0-alpha.9 release of PowerShell

@andschwa andschwa released this Aug 15, 2016 · 773 commits to master since this release

With 33 non-merge commits since v6.0.0-alpha.8, here are the major changes:

  • Better man page
  • Added third-party and proprietary licenses
  • Added license to MSI

These are the SHA 256 hashes:

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v6.0.0-alpha.8 release of PowerShell

@andschwa andschwa released this Aug 12, 2016 · 818 commits to master since this release

With 304 non-merge commits since v6.0.0-alpha.7, here are the major changes:

  • PowerSell packages pre-compiled with CrossGen
  • Get-Help content added
  • Get-Help null reference exception fixed
  • Ubuntu 16.04 support added
  • Unsupported cmdlets removed from Unix modules
  • PSReadLine long prompt bug fixed
  • PSReadLine custom key binding bug on Linux fixed
  • Default terminal colors now respected
  • Semantic Version support added
  • $env: fixed for case-sensitive variables
  • Added JSON config files to hold some settings
  • cd with no arguments now behaves as cd ~
  • ConvertFrom-Json fixed for multiple lines
  • Windows branding removed
  • .NET CoreCLR Runtime patched to version 1.0.4
  • Write-Host with unknown hostname bug fixed
  • powershell man-page added to package
  • Get-PSDrive ported to report free space
  • Desired State Configuration MOF compilation ported to Linux
  • Windows 2012 R2 / Windows 8.1 remoting enabled


v6.0.0-alpha.7 release of PowerShell

@andschwa andschwa released this Jul 26, 2016 · 1241 commits to master since this release

With 294 non-merge commits since v0.6.0, here are the major changes:

  • Invoke-WebRequest and Invoke-RestMethod ported to PowerShell Core
  • Set PSReadLine default edit mode to Emacs on Linux
  • IsCore variable renamed to IsCoreCLR
  • LocalAccounts and other Windows-only assemblies excluded on Linux
  • PowerShellGet fully ported to Linux
  • PackageManagement NuGet provider ported
  • Write-Progress ported to Linux
  • Get-Process -IncludeUserName ported
  • Enumerating symlinks to folders fixed
  • Bugs around administrator permissions fixed on Linux
  • ConvertFrom-Json multi-line bug fixed
  • Execution policies fixed on Windows
  • TimeZone cmdlets added back; excluded from Linux
  • FileCatalog cmdlets add back for Windows
  • Get-ComputerInfo cmdlet added back for Windows

Please note that this build corresponds to v0.7.0, with the version updated to reflect the upcoming PowerShell 6.0 release.