[rspec-devel] RSpec inside JRuby

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Wed May 23 14:58:39 EDT 2007

On 5/23/07, Charles Oliver Nutter <charles.nutter at sun.com> wrote:
> David Chelimsky wrote:
> > On 5/23/07, aslak hellesoy <aslak.hellesoy at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> I hope this can be the RSpec 1.0.1 version (not yet released) - it has
> >> some minor tweaks that are needed to get all of RSpec's specs to run
> >> on JRuby. (This is something Ola Bini and I paired on at RailsConf).
> >> We'll release 1.0.1 if the JRuby team ask us for it.
> >
> > I want to release 1.0.1 this week, but I'm coordinating w/ Ryan Davis
> > on new releases of both rspec and zentest to improve the integration
> > between rspec autotest. If a release must go out for jruby before
> > we're ready for zentest we can do it, but I'd prefer to wait until
> > Ryan and I get this to work (hopefully this week) to avoid two
> > releases.
> FYI, I think the way we're going to handle bundling RSpec is to have the
> "dist" process automatically install it. So whatever's current at the
> time we release JRuby 1.0 (probably about 1.5wks away) will be installed
> when we dist.

Are you checking out from rspec's trunk or from a tagged release?

> And BTW, we also plan to ship Rake in the same way, so with a binary
> JRuby dist you'll have Rake, RubyGems, and RSpec out of the box.

I can't begin to tell you how excited I am about this. Thanks!


> - Charlie

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