[Ironruby-core] Cucumber status

Will Green will at hotgazpacho.org
Sat Jun 20 10:03:08 EDT 2009

I am very interested in using cucumber for my .Net projects, so I'm willing
to give it a go at porting win32console. To that end, I've created a git
repo for it on GitHub: http://github.com/hotgazpacho/ironruby-win32console

Any guidance anyone can offer would be appreciated. Thanks!

Will Green

On Mon, Jun 8, 2009 at 2:46 PM, Shri Borde <Shri.Borde at microsoft.com> wrote:

> With a build from the latest sources, the Cucumber C# example from
> http://wiki.github.com/aslakhellesoy/cucumber/ironruby-and-net is working.
> Also, only two of the Cucumber tests fail. One seems to be a test issue, and
> the other is because of
> http://ironpython.codeplex.com/WorkItem/View.aspx?WorkItemId=22984. Please
> try out Cucumber and let us know what your experience is.
> One usability issue is that Cucumber uses the win32console gem to
> color-code the results it prints to the console, so that failures are in
> red, etc. However, the win32console is a native gem and does not work with
> IronRuby, and so you do not get colored output. It should be quite easy to
> implement the win32console library in pure Ruby code (but marked with
> platform="ironruby" as mentioned at
> http://ironruby.net/Documentation/Real_Ruby_Applications/RubyGems) using
> the System.Console functionality. Anyone interested in doing this?
> Shri
> _______________________________________________
> Ironruby-core mailing list
> Ironruby-core at rubyforge.org
> http://rubyforge.org/mailman/listinfo/ironruby-core
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://rubyforge.org/pipermail/ironruby-core/attachments/20090620/87a82c66/attachment.html>

More information about the Ironruby-core mailing list