[rspec-users] rspec fails at first run -- no such file to load -- spec/rails

David Chelimsky dchelimsky at gmail.com
Mon May 19 20:11:18 EDT 2008


On May 19, 2008, at 7:01 PM, Larry Kluger wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I newly downloaded rspec, rspec_on_rails and ran the command
> ruby script/generate rspec
> from the instructions   http://rspec.info/documentation/rails/install.html
>
> I then created the directories in spec:
>   controllers, fixtures, helpers, models, views
>
> I then created the file spec/models/user_spec.rb  as a spec for my  
> model User.
> (Is the convention to name the model's spec     user.rb  ?? ) The  
> docs give both examples on different pages of the wiki.
>
> Anyhow, my problem:
> I run rake spec
> and get
>
> /usr/local/lib/ruby/site_ruby/1.8/rubygems/custom_require.rb:27:in  
> `gem_original_require': no such file to load -- spec/rails  
> (MissingSourceFile)
>
> The file /spec/spec_helper.rb contains the line
> require 'spec/rails'
>
> Using the response to a similar q/a I found on the net, I also tried
>    ruby script/spec spec
> Same result.

What version of rails are you using?

>
>
> Pointers would be most appreciated.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Larry
>
> ps. I URGE the powers-that-be to update the installation  
> instructions. This type of problem dramatically slows down adoption  
> of an otherwise great projec
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