[rspec-users] Possible Problem with RSpec and

aslak hellesoy aslak.hellesoy at gmail.com
Wed Nov 28 07:47:00 EST 2007


On 11/28/07, Stefan Magnus Landrø <stefan.landro at gmail.com> wrote:
> We saw some annoying behavior related to pending tests. Maybe you could
> delete it and rerun your specs?
>
> An error typically indicates that you have some sort of error in your code -
> failing tests should not cause rake to abort.
>

It does, and it should. Failures are just as fatal as errors, and
should make rake exit with a non-0.

Aslak

> Stefan
>
> 2007/11/25, James B. Byrne <byrnejb at harte-lyne.ca>:
> > Sorry to be such a pest but I am trying to learn Ruby, Rails and RSpec all
> > at one go and it is a bit overwhelming.  I have previously completed the
> > depot tutorial in the Agile Web Dev with rails book and now I am trying do
> > do it again using RSpec.
> >
> > What I would like to know now is why I am getting a rake failure error at
> > the end of every spec:models run.  Is this the expected behaviour when a
> > test / expectation fails?
> >
> > --->
> >
> > C:\var\RSpec\depot>rake spec:models
> > (in C:/var/RSpec/depot)
> > NOTICE:  CREATE TABLE will create implicit sequence "products_id_seq" for
> > serial
> > column " products.id"
> > NOTICE:  CREATE TABLE / PRIMARY KEY will create implicit index
> > "products_pkey" f
> > or table "products"
> >
> > Product
> > - should have a valid image uri (PENDING: Not Yet Implemented)
> > - should have a description
> > - should have a title (FAILED - 1)
> >
> > Pending:
> > Product should have a valid image uri (Not Yet Implemented)
> >
> > 1)
> > 'Product should have a title' FAILED
> > expected valid? to return true, got false
> > ./spec/models/product_spec.rb:11:
> >
> > Finished in 0.75 seconds
> >
> > 3 examples, 1 failure, 1 pending
> > rake aborted!
> > Command ruby -I
> > "C:/var/RSpec/depot/vendor/plugins/rspec/lib"
> > "C:/var/RSpec/depot/vendor/plugins/rspec/bin/spec"
> > "spec/models/product_spec.rb"
> > --options
> > "C:/var/RSpec/depot/config/../spec/spec.opts" failed
> >
> > (See full trace by running task with --trace)
> >
> > C:\var\RSpec\depot>rake spec:models --trace
> > (in C:/var/RSpec/depot)
> > ** Invoke spec:models (first_time)
> > ** Invoke db:test:prepare (first_time)
> > ** Invoke environment (first_time)
> > ** Execute environment
> > ** Execute db:test:prepare
> > ** Invoke db:test:clone (first_time)
> > ** Invoke db:schema:dump (first_time)
> > ** Invoke environment
> > ** Execute db:schema:dump
> > ** Invoke db:test:purge (first_time)
> > ** Invoke environment
> > ** Execute db:test:purge
> > ** Execute db:test:clone
> > ** Invoke db:schema:load (first_time)
> > ** Invoke environment
> > ** Execute db:schema:load
> > NOTICE:  CREATE TABLE will create implicit sequence "products_id_seq" for
> > serial column "products.id"
> > NOTICE:  CREATE TABLE / PRIMARY KEY will create implicit index
> > "products_pkey" for table "products"
> > ** Execute spec:models
> >
> > Product
> > - should have a valid image uri (PENDING: Not Yet Implemented)
> > - should have a description
> > - should have a title (FAILED - 1)
> >
> > Pending:
> > Product should have a valid image uri (Not Yet Implemented)
> >
> > 1)
> > 'Product should have a title' FAILED
> > expected valid? to return true, got false
> > ./spec/models/product_spec.rb:11:
> >
> > Finished in 0.563 seconds
> >
> > 3 examples, 1 failure, 1 pending
> > rake aborted!
> > Command ruby
> -I"C:/var/RSpec/depot/vendor/plugins/rspec/lib"
> > "C:/var/RSpec/depot/vendor/plugins/rspec/bin/spec"
> "spec/models/
> > product_spec.rb" --options
> "C:/var/RSpec/depot/config/../spec/spec.opts"
> > failed
> > C:/var/RSpec/depot/vendor/plugins/rspec/lib/spec/rake/
> > spectask.rb:173:in `define'
> > C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-
> 0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:823:in `verbose'
> > C:/var/RSpec/depot/vendor/plugins/rspec/lib/spec/rake/
> > spectask.rb:142:in `define'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:392:in `call'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:392:in `execute'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:392:in `each'
> > C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-
> 0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:392:in `execute'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:362:in `invoke'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:355:in `synchronize'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:355:in `invoke'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:1739:in `top_level'
> > C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-
> 0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:1739:in `each'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:1739:in `top_level'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:1761:in `standard_exception_handling'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:1733:in `top_level'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:1711:in `run'
> > C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-
> 0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:1761:in `standard_exception_handling'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/lib/
> > rake.rb:1708:in `run'
> >
> C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/rake-0.7.3/bin/rake:7
> > C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/bin/rake.bat:20:in `load'
> > C:/usr/local/bin/ruby/bin/rake.bat:20
> >
> > C:\var\RSpec\depot>
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