[Backgroundrb-devel] Rake tasks fail silently, how to debug?
hughes.james at gmail.com
Fri Aug 25 18:09:57 EDT 2006
(Sorry, I keep forgetting reply-all on this list)
On 8/25/06, Ezra Zygmuntowicz <ezmobius at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Aug 25, 2006, at 2:22 PM, James Hughes wrote:
> > Any hints on how I can get more verbosity, or thoughts on what might
> > be happening?
> > (This happens with both the rails gem and edge; also, I'm tracking
> > backgroundrb via svn:externals)
> Hey James-
> When did this start happening? If you roll back one revision from
> trunk does that fix it? I just did a fresh svn co of trunk and was
> able to run the setup and start tasks without any issues. So please
> try again. Aslo can you use the start script directly instead of the
> rake task? Take a look in the rake task you can see what it does, it
> just copies the script dir up into your rails app and makes a config
> file. I don't know how to make rake more verbose in this case. Maybe
> open up the rakefile and add some puts statements and tell me what
> you find out would you?
I've done what you suggest. The setup task actually appears to be
behaving correctly: all the scripts and config are already in place so
it's not actually failing, it's just not doing anything. However, when
I run the start script directly (i.e. not with rake), without the -d
option, I get the following:
private method `new' called for BackgrounDRb::MiddleMan:Class
Something's not where it's supposed to be, but I'm not sure what.
ps. Also possibly relevant, when I run the tests I get the following failure:
expected to be kind_of?
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