[rspec-users] autotest problem?

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Sat Jan 19 12:47:17 EST 2008

On Jan 19, 2008 11:41 AM, Corey Haines <coreyhaines at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm hoping someone on this list will be able to help. I just updated
> zentest, rspec plugin and rspec_on_rails plugin

What versions? Please include this information when asking questions like this.

> and I get the following
> exception when I run autotest. I realize that the -O is causing the problem,
> but I'm not sure how to get it not to pass it. Also, it seems strange that
> it is going through the Test::Unit runner, unless that is because of the
> recent work to get rspec compatible with Test::Unit?

rspec_on_rails has always gone through test/unit, but this seems a bit
odd. There were significant changes to ZenTest-3.8.0 and RSpec-1.1.2
in the way they interact and load files. Any chance that you have a
.autotest file set up? If so, what's in it?

> Exception below
> c:\ruby\bin\ruby -rrubygems -e "require 'redgreen'"  -S script/spec -O
> spec/spec.opts  spec/controllers/coupon_controlle
> r_spec.rb spec/models/coupon_spec.rb spec/helpers/coupon_helper_spec.rb
> spec/views/coupon/index.html.erb_spec.rb
> invalid option: -O
> Test::Unit automatic runner.
> Usage: -e [options] [-- untouched arguments]
>     -r, --runner=RUNNER              Use the given RUNNER.
>                                      (c[onsole], f[ox], g[tk], g[tk]2, t[k])
>     -b, --basedir=DIR                Base directory of test suites.
>     -w, --workdir=DIR                Working directory to run tests.
>     -a, --add=TORUN                  Add TORUN to the list of things to run;
>                                      can be a file or a directory.
>     -p, --pattern=PATTERN            Match files to collect against PATTERN.
>     -x, --exclude=PATTERN            Ignore files to collect against
>     -n, --name=NAME                  Runs tests matching NAME.
>                                      (patterns may be used).
>     -t, --testcase=TESTCASE          Runs tests in TestCases matching
>                                      (patterns may be used).
>     -I, --load-path=DIR[;DIR...]     Appends directory list to $LOAD_PATH.
>     -v, --verbose=[LEVEL]            Set the output level (default is
> verbose).
>                                      (s[ilent], p[rogress], n[ormal],
> v[erbose])
>         --                           Stop processing options so that the
>                                      remaining options will be passed to the
>                                      test.
>     -h, --help                       Display this help.
> Deprecated options:
>         --console                    Console runner (use --runner).
>         --gtk                        GTK runner (use --runner).
>         --fox                        Fox runner (use --runner).
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