[rspec-users] deep test with rspec?
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Sat Feb 2 17:10:20 EST 2008
On Feb 2, 2008, at 12:09 PM, Ben Mabey wrote:
> Ben Mabey wrote:
>> Has anyone on this list tried to use DeepTest with rspec? My
>> attempts have failed so I would be really interested if someone has
>> figured it out. Thanks.
>> 1. http://www.somethingnimble.com/bliki/deep-test
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> Or maybe someone has some experience with spec_distributed they could
> share? I'm just trying to see if I can get my specs to run faster
> on my
> multi-core machines....
I haven't used deep test (this was by Dan Manges / Thoughtworks,
correct?). If I recall correctly, it only worked on test/unit. I
don't know if anyone else was working on a version for rspec...
As for spec_distributed, I had gotten it working, and as I recall, it
was pretty easy to do (at least, on a non-rails project). The
documentation for that is pretty straight forward. It solves the
speed problem by throwing hardware at the problem - If you have n
number of machines, your test suite should take 1/n the amount of
time it usually does on one machine (assuming the machines of equal
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